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The City of Laredo Utilities Department has launched a COVID-19 Relief Program to help residential customers who have become recently unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are the terms, conditions and requirements to request relief. Relief is for residential water accounts only and projected to be for March, April and/orContinue Reading

Webb County Sheriff’s Office Deputies recently were dispatched to Bruni, Texas, for a burglary of building. Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the caller, who stated that a male subject had burglarized the Bruni Rural Water Supply Corporation Office. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that the suspect was using withContinue Reading

With the arrival of Mother’s Day this weekend, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at South Texas ports of entry continue to conduct examinations and maintain strict vigilance to ensure that personal and commercial importations of flowers are free from insects, pests and diseases that could harm theContinue Reading

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge intercepted cocaine and currency totaling $1.1 million in value during two separate, unrelated incidents over the weekend. “CBP conducts enforcement operations to protect against the illegal importation of narcotics and unreported exportations of bulkContinue Reading

Today at approximately 9:20 am there was a vehicle evading arrest from DPS in south Laredo. Information given showed that the pursuit initiated due to a traffic violation near the Cuatro Vientos area. The vehicle was a gray Chevrolet Mailbu driven by a male driver in his 20s. The incidentContinue Reading