NEWSCHANNEL 5 Investigation: Guns Heading South

Thousands of smuggled guns helping fuel drug cartel turf war HIDALGO – NEWSCHANNEL 5 has discovered gun running has become a big moneymaker for criminals. They’re buying guns legally in the United States, then sneaking them into Mexico for big profits. Recent shoot-outs in Reynosa and Rio Bravo were most likely fueled by guns bought … Read more

Vanessa Elena Lopez

Vanessa Lopez is a kid that when all the rest of the kids are playing, she’d rather be reading a book or taking pictures of things that she likes. She spends her time on the Internet researching information on animals and things about science. Vanessa loves science and she has said that when she gets … Read more

Kids You Should Know

Four years ago, KRGV-TV introduced “Kids You Should Know” and asked teachers and viewers to send us stories of the kids they thought “you should know.” The response has been overwhelming. We have introduced kids who live in challenging circumstance to those who seem to have everything going for them. We have introduced kids who … Read more

Kids You Should Know

Four years ago, KRGV-TV introduced “Kids You Should Know” and asked teachers and viewers to send us stories of the kids they thought “you should know.” The response has been overwhelming. We have introduced kids who live in challenging circumstance to those who seem to have everything going for them. We have introduced kids who … Read more

More Harlingen Students Undergoing Blood Tests

HARLINGEN – More than 40 Harlingen mid-high students have now come forward with complaints they were pricked with blood testing needles by fellow classmates. The students were each tested for HIV and Hepatitis B and C, health workers said. Parents rushed to the school after learning their children were pricked with the lancets. Cameron County … Read more

Kids You Should Know

Four years ago, KRGV-TV introduced “Kids You Should Know” and asked teachers and viewers to send us stories of the kids they thought “you should know.” The response has been overwhelming. We have introduced kids who live in challenging circumstance to those who seem to have everything going for them. We have introduced kids who … Read more