Tag: RGV

Immigrants Accused of Being Terrorists

The frigid temperatures negatively impacting local businesses as sales drastically dropped this week. Due to cold temperatures, shoppers are staying in and waiting for the weather to change. We spoke to several business owners downtown who say people are not stopping by and the few that do are running in and out the stores without really purchasing much. Merchants are hoping the cold temperatures don’t linger, they do expect sales to go back to normal once the cold is...

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Sales Freeze Due To Cold Weather in Downtown McAllen

The frigid temperatures negatively impacting local businesses as sales drastically dropped this week. Due to cold temperatures, shoppers are staying in and waiting for the weather to change. We spoke to several business owners downtown who say people are not stopping by and the few that do are running in and out the stores without really purchasing much. Merchants are hoping the cold temperatures don’t linger, they do expect sales to go back to normal once the cold is...

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Accepting Heater Donations

Jamie Longoria director with the Hidalgo County community services agency tells us that they were able to provide heaters for many who needed them. He also told us that all over the valley there are no more space heaters in stores. While at the agency we ran into a man who was looking for a heater but was not able to receive one. We visited the Reyes’ home and could feel just how cold it was, FoxNews went out and checked local stores all over the McAllen, Pharr and Edinburg areas but there were none available. If you have...

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Icy Road Driving Tips

Knowing exactly what to do with your vehicle during this weather is important to know for your safety and the safety of other drivers on the road. Before heading out on to those icy roads there are tips you may want to take into consideration. Black ice is a thin layer of ice on roads that may resemble ice, which can confuse a driver on the road. When on the road always watch out for black ice. Cris Auto Service also gave us some tips for when you see ice on your vehicle. They say this is the easiest...

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22 Icy Road Accidents Reported

Icy road conditions causing at least 22 accidents in Harlingen last night. It was between six in the afternoon and two in the morning that the dangerous road conditions on Expressway 77 led to several drivers losing control. Harlingen police together with the department of transportation closing off the intersection of Highways 77 and Highway 83 heading north, south and west. First responders also helping to relieve the highways. Closed off areas were reopened today however, authorities recommend the community to stay home if they don’t need to travel to avoid further...

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