Local News for Brownsville, Texas


Federal Commission Approves LNG Export Plans

Three Houston-based companies have been pushing to pass those plans to export natural gas from the port-of-Brownsville. BROWNSVILLE – A federal regulator approved plans to move forward with the creation of liquefied natural gas plants Thursday. Read the rest of the article on facebook.com READ MORE.

KRGV Christian von Preysing

NEW TODAY: NEW: LNG approved The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission just approved. This is the most anticipated step, and the largest hurdle for the projects. It took several years of environmental and impact studies to reach this decision. Texas LNG LLC, Rio Grande LNG LLC, and Annova LNG LLC approved, with conditions to export natural READ MORE.

Black Out Hits Hundreds Of Valley Utility Customers

A power outage is responsible for hundreds of utility customers’ homes going dark. The outage reported Wednesday afternoon affected Magic Valley Electric Cooperative customers as well as AEP Texas customers around the Rio Grande Valley. Nearly one-thousand customers from Edinburg to Brownsville were hit while another two-thousand in San Benito were affected. There is no READ MORE.