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  1. Fiesta de La Feria 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... Chicken, Dairy Queen, Starz Drive-In Restaurant, McDonalds, Burger King and What-a-burger chain restaurants. Cameron County has built a full County tax, licensing and registration office which includes a Justice of the Peace and Constable's office. ...

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  2. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    ... year ended December 31, 2014 with the Securities and Excha... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Cameron County, TX. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratin... )--Fitch ...

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  3. Fitch Releases Report on Cameron County, TXRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: .

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  4. South Texas police chief arrested on 14 felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MySanAntonio.com

    John Chambers, Indian Lake Police Department chief, is charged with 14 counts of tampering with governmental records, according to a news release from the Cameron County District Attorney's Office. The police chief was previously indicted on felony charges in August after he allegedly traveled outside of his jurisdiction to retrieve a truck for his wife's security company when a fired employee failed to return it, KGBT reported.

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  5. Indian Lake Police Chief Seeks Legal CounselRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KRGV

    ... what you're signing. that's the bottom line. chief trevino says instructors with palm valley police and the cameron county sheriff's office provide the qualifications testing for free. he says his department spends about 300 dollars a year on ...

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  6. South Texas police chief charged with tampering with recordsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Indian Lake Police Chief John Chambers was arrested Wednesday by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and investigators from the Cameron County District Attorney's Office. Chambers is accused of knowingly making a false entry in a governmental record in January about firearms qualification for some of his deputies.

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  7. Grand Jury Tour Cameron County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KRGV

    For the first time in nearly two decades, the public was allowed a look inside the Cameron County jail. The group was made up of 12 members of the grand jury.

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  8. Italian fisherman catches enormous 280-pound wels catfish in Italian riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Houston Chronicle

    ... 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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  9. Dino Ferrari caught a giant 280-pound big wels catfish in the Po River.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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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  10. Inmates riot at Willacy County prisonRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Family Badge

    ... he's our baby." A mass casualty evacuation ambulance parked in front of the Sheriff's Office before two Cameron County armored vehicles drove into the prison about 5 p.m. Arnita said the disturbance erupted about 1 p.m. when "several offenders broke ...

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  11. Threatening letters from a government debt collectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CNN

    ... at any time for an unpaid traffic ticket. Since he hadn't driven in years and had never been to the part of Cameron County, Texas where the alleged violation occurred, Franklin was scared and confused. Franklin fought the bill for months, and ...

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  12. Cascos Confirmed as Texas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KRGV

    Cascos was first elected Cameron County judge in 2006. He was re-elected to the post in 2010 and 2014.

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  13. Stuart Bowen confirmed as Texas health inspector generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Chron

    ... the first Abbott duo of appointees to be approved by the Senate. The other appointee was Carlos Cascos , the Cameron County judge, who was the governor's pick for Secretary of State. For Bowen, that echoed what happened in a Senate Nominations ...

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  14. Three Convicted in Five-Year Drug ConspiracyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | The Family Badge

    Evidence presented in support of the pleas demonstrated that Mario Patlan and Brown used their positions at UPS to receive and forward drug-ladened packages via UPS air and ground transportation. The packages were received in the area of Cameron County and were shipped throughout the U.S. During the time of the conspiracy, more than 1000 kilograms of marijuana was shipped via UPS to states such as Minnesota, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Florida, Ohio, Michigan and New York.

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  15. Three Convicted in Five-Year Drug ConspiracyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | The Family Badge

    ... drug-ladened packages via UPS air and ground transportation. The packages were received in the area of Cameron County and were shipped throughout the U.S. During the time of the conspiracy, more than 1000 kilograms of marijuana was shipped via UPS ...

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  16. Feds Cite Cameron County-Bound Carson & Barnes Circus for Vet-Care ViolationsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | PressReleasePoint

    ... class="active">Feds Cite Cameron County-Bound Carson amp; Barnes Circus for Vet-Care Violations

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  17. EDITORIAL: Counties need authority to control homeless beach campingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... the Texas Open Beaches Act. Chambers County, for example, limits beach camping to 21 days at a time, while Cameron County sets the boundary at 14 days. Solutions like that can work most of the time, but counties should have the authority to move ...

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

    Jan 27, 2015 | 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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  19. Hundreds without Power in Cameron CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  20. Highlights from around the CapitolRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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