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South Padre Island to have half marathon weekend event

Many who love to run will be showcasing their strength and determination during an upcoming fitness event on South Padre Island. Rav Run Adventures, a...

Longtime band Kansas makes plans for Valley

The rock band Kansas is coming to the Rio Grande Valley. The city of McAllen announced Thursday that Kansas will be making a stop early...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Port Isabel

CORPUS CHRISTI — The Coast Guard rescued an overdue kayaker Sunday near Port Isabel after his wife reported him missing. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus...

South Padre Island delivers simple message

Leave nothing but your footprints on the beach. That's the message signs conveyed to beachgoers this summer on South Padre island. In June, South Padre Island...

Port Isabel stages return of Summer Causeway Run

Lace up those running shoes. The Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce is calling all runners and walkers to the starting line as registration is now...

Loving Process

We all have this image in our head of wine making involving some French or Italian ladies stomping grapes in a huge barrel. Although this...

Protecting beaches: Volunteers make another Island sweep against litter

For nearly four years the nonprofit SPI Beach Clean Up has been working hard with its team of loyal volunteers and local business sponsors...

A wave of action: USLA National Championships to be held on SPI

The United States Lifesaving Association (USLA) National Lifeguard Championships will be held on South Padre Island from Wednesday, Aug. 4 through Saturday, Aug. 7. This...

Big Winner: Port Isabel resident buys $1M ticket

Someone in Port Isabel turned $20 into $1 million. According to officials with the Texas Lottery, a Port Isabel resident bought a scratch-off ticket and...