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  1. Trial Set in Brownsville MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KRGV

    ... is the second time the 47-year-old faces charges for his wife's murder. Santos was re-indicted last year. The Cameron County District Attorney's Office said they re-examined the case and found enough evidence to proceed.

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  2. Hundreds without Power in Cameron CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KRGV

    Hundreds in Cameron County are starting the workday without power. An AEP spokesperson said crews are working to repair a downed power line in Harlingen.

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  3. Highlights from around the CapitolRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KSWO

    ... Craig Estes of Wichita Falls, did not vote. Abbott on Wednesday asked the Republican-controlled chamber to OK Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as secretary of state. He also sought approval of David Mattax as commissioner of the Department of ...

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  4. Probation Revoked for Intoxication Manslaughter ConvictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KRGV

    A Harlingen woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday after her probation was revoked on intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault convictions. Cameron County District Attorney's Office officials said Norma Cisneros Martinez, 46, violated the terms of her probation by operating a vehicle without an ignition interlock device and driving while intoxicated with three child passengers.

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  5. Fever tick update in South TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Wilson County News

    ... Commission (TAHC) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture confirmed the presence of cattle fever ticks on Cameron County premises located outside the permanent quarantine zone, according to a Dec. 19 TAHC press release. In order to protect the land, ...

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  6. Texas police sergeant indicted on laundering countRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... aundering. He was arrested in November at the police station following an investigation involving the FBI and Cameron County district attorney's office.

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  7. Officials Await Autopsy Results in Port Isabel DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | KRGV

    Cameron County health officials are waiting for the results of an autopsy to determine if a child's death was caused by the flu. Officials said the 4-year-old died over the weekend.

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  8. Texas Police Sgt. Indicted For Money LaunderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | KWTX

    ... He was arrested in November at the police station after an investigation involving the FBI and Cameron County district attorney's office. Ashley Furniture Homestore in Waco - the nation's largest, highest volume and fastest growing furniture store, ...

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  9. State Representative for House District 43 J.M. LozanoRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    In one of his first moves as Governor-Elect, Attorney General Greg Abbott said he will nominate Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as Texas Secretary of State.

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  10. Flu possible cause of four-year-old's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... kind of wrong in what they did, they did very good as a matter of fact," added Gonzalez. Though according to Cameron County's health department, no flu deaths have been recorded so far this flu season, the number of flu cases is high and family ...

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  11. Texas teen shoots father in the face in Christmas present disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | The Raw Story

    A Texas father is recovering, but will lose one of his eyes, after being shot in the face by one of his sons after the man got into a dispute with another son over his Christmas present, reports KRGV . According to Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio, the unidentified man was involved in an argument with his 16-year-old son who was disappointed with his Christmas present of a fishing rod.

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  12. State Representative for House District 43 J.M. LozanoRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    In one of his first moves as Governor-Elect, Attorney General Greg Abbott said he will nominate Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as Texas Secretary of State.

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  13. Son Shoots FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KRGV

    ... was shot in the eye by his son. It happened after another son attacked his dad because of a Christmas gift. Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio said this all started when the father gave his teenage son a fishing pole for Christmas. Cameron County ...

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  14. Fever Tick fight heats up in South TexasRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Southwest Farm Press

    The Texas Animal Health Commission , in conjunction with the United States Department of Agriculture , recently stepped up response efforts in Cameron County to prevent infected cattle, equine and wildlife infected with cattle fever ticks from leaving the temporary quarantine zone and entering uninfected areas of the state. The latest threat is related to an outbreak of the ticks in a wild herd of nilgai, an exotic breed of Asian antelope first brought to South Texas in the 1930s.

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  15. Strange fish goes where no fish has been seen beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... like this has ever been reported, the last being in 2009. "These were healthy starfish," said Tony Reisinger, Cameron County Extension Agent for Coastal & Marine Resources with Texas Sea Grant at Texas A&M University. "It's one of those incidents ...

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  16. Strange new fish discovered at record-breaking depthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Chron

    ... like this has ever been reported, the last being in 2009. "These were healthy starfish," said Tony Reisinger, Cameron County Extension Agent for Coastal & Marine Resources with Texas Sea Grant at Texas A&M University. "It's one of those incidents ... 4 comments

  17. LLC v. Mardel Souza, Inc., Appellee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | FindLaw

    In this interlocutory appeal, appellants Steven Richard Rahl a/k/a James Michael Becker and Atlantis Solar and Wind, L.L.C. appeal the denial of their special appearance in a suit brought by appellee, Mardel Souza, Inc. . a By two issues, which we construe together, appellants argue the trial court erred in denying their special appearance because: a < Mardel failed to carry its initial burden of pleading sufficient facts to confer jurisdiction under Texas' long-arm statute; a Mardel brought claims against Rahl and Atlantis in Cameron County, Texas for common law fraud, negligence, negligent misrepresentation, breach of contract, tortious interference with existing contracts, and tortious interference with prospective relations.

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  18. Creepy ghost shark covered with parasites spotted at the bottom of the GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... like this has ever been reported, the last being in 2009. "These were healthy starfish," said Tony Reisinger, Cameron County Extension Agent for Coastal & Marine Resources with Texas Sea Grant at Texas A&M University. "It's one of those incidents ...

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  19. Latest find in the Gulf of Mexico gets real creepyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... like this has ever been reported, the last being in 2009. "These were healthy starfish," said Tony Reisinger, Cameron County Extension Agent for Coastal & Marine Resources with Texas Sea Grant at Texas A&M University. "It's one of those incidents ...

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  20. Fire Marshal Investigates Fire in BrownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | KRGV

    The Cameron County fire marshal is investigating an early morning fire. The home was inside a trailer park in the 1700 block of Boca Chica Boulevard, across from the Brownsville International Airport.

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