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763 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hidalgo County

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COVID-19 cases jump past 41K in Hidalgo County

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729 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hidalgo County

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 Marburger, #12, ran for three scores on the night, passed for three more and even played defense on several series to help the Diamondbacks defense try to slow down the Patriots big night on offense. Photo by Mario Magallon

Pioneer takes down Mission Vets

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Hidalgo County COVID-19 cases reach 40,000

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: U.S. Congressman Henry Cuellar (right) speaks as part of his “Thank you” victory tour alongside Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Progress Times photo by Jose De Leon III.

Cuellar looks toward new administration

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Alejandro Rodriguez at his swearing in ceremony for the Sharyland School board of Trustees Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. Courtesy photos.

Sharyland ISD swears in new trustee

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Volunteers with the food pantry at Mission First United Methodist Church distributing a frozen turkey to a family in line to receive food Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Progress Times photo by Jose De Leon III.

Local food pantry continues to serve the community

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Homer Tijerina, Maribel Diaz and Esmeralda Solis, being sworn in to the Agua SUD Board of Directors by state Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Progress Times photo by Jose De Leon III

Agua SUD board makes history

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Thankful, from the Progress Times

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MCISD virtually welcomes new board members

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LJISD approves 40 percent on-campus hybrid instruction option for 9th through 12th grade students

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Big 7 football round-up: Eagles continue to excel

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: A screenshot of the fireworks display over the La Joya ISD Stadium last Friday in celebration of the new board of Trustees. Photo courtesy of La Joya ISD Facebook.

An explosive entrance

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Palmview city commission restructures

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Mission city council discusses plans for the future

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Serving up history

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Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez addresses the media as he issues a Disaster Declaration for Hidalgo County Monday, March 16, 2020. Progress Times photo by Jose De Leon III

County officials call for accountability as COVID-19 cases rise

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Hidalgo County reports highest amount of new COVID-19 cases in months

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763 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hidalgo County

November 25, 2020

Hidalgo County continues to see a rapid increase in the amount of new reported COVID-19 cases after the county reported 763 new cases Wednesday and four new deaths. The deaths were all males from Edinburg, Mercedes, McAllen and Weslaco. The Edinburg man was in his 40s while the other three victims were over the age…

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COVID-19 cases jump past 41K in Hidalgo County

November 24, 2020

Another high amount of new reported COVID-19 cases shot Hidalgo County past a new, grim milestone Tuesday as the county reported 655 new positive cases of the disease. With the new cases, the county has tallied a total of 41,496 cases of COVID-19. 2,001 of those cases are active, according to a county news release.…

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State announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution plans

November 23, 2020

A vaccine panel has determined that health care workers will be the first group in the state to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Monday. In a news release, Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services today announced guiding principles for Texas’ COVID-19 vaccine allocation process, which will serve as a foundation…

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Area Sports

Pioneer takes down Mission Vets

November 21, 2020

Mission Veterans showed up to play but in the end it was Sharyland Pioneer who found a way; a way to win that is. Their 49 – 35 victory over the Patriots Friday night at Tom Landry Stadium in Mission kept them undefeated on the season at 3 – 0 and , more importantly, kept…

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Big 7 football round-up: Eagles continue to excel

November 20, 2020

 If you have been a fan of watching high school football games on Friday nights in the past then this isn’t your year. There hasn’t been a Friday night game involving a Big 7 team since October 30 and that took place in Roma. The last two Friday night home games featuring Big 7 teams…

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Serving up history

November 20, 2020

Two Big 7 teams have historic seasons To say that 2020 has been a year to remember would be an understatement. Unfortunately, it has been memorable for so many wrong reasons. With COVID and all the negative things it has done to our lives, this has been a year most of us would rather forget.…

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