El Cenizo, TX

Rollover accident on mile marker 27 on I-35

LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - Saturday afternoon two vehicles were involved in a rollover accident on the freeway. A rolled-over accident was reported on Saturday evening on interstate 35 at mile marker 27. A white truck was left rolled over next to the interstate. The other vehicle involved was a silver...
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Two children found alive in Texas apartment with deceased parents

LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - Authorities in northeast Dallas are investigating the shooting death of a couple whose bodies were found inside their apartment while their two young children were alive. Police were initially called out to the apartment this past Sunday by a neighbor who heard gunshots. Officers went to...
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Laredo officers will be patrolling the streets this Independence day weekend

LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -The Laredo police department will be patrolling the streets this holiday weekend. They are teaming up with other law enforcement agencies to keep the gateway city roadways safe. Officers are warning everyone to avoid getting behind the wheel if they are planning to drink alcoholic beverages as...

Second Deadly Human Smuggling Incident in South Texas This Week

It has happened again! According to the Laredo Morning Times, another smuggling tragedy has occurred in South Texas. The Texas Department of Transportation has confirmed four people are dead and three are in critical condition. Troopers said the driver evaded law enforcement and crashed into an 18-wheeler. Two of the victims are men from Guatemala and a third victim is a man for Mexico. The fourth victim has not been determined, and the next of kin is pending.

Readers' Choice 2022: See where Laredoans love to eat

Every year we give you - our readers - a chance to make your voices heard. The Laredo Morning Times Readers' Choice Award goes out every year to businesses, doctors, local figures and more who garner votes from our readers. Entrants have to go through a nomination period before being put on a ballot that all Laredo can then vote on.

Safety tips for pets for 4th of July celebrations

During festivities such as the 4th of July, thousands of families get ready to celebrate together with family or friends. According to Laredo Animal Protective Services, this is the holiday when more pets get lost than any other time throughout the year. July 4 celebrates when the Declaration of Independence...

Protect your pets this Fourth of July!

LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - Fireworks are just one of many activities to celebrate the Fourth of July. With the holiday right around the corner, the noise that comes with the festivities could be some bad news for some, especially for our furry friends. While some are ready to party in...

Pet of the week: Eggo

LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - In this week’s edition of pet of the Week, LAPS introduces us to one pup that you don’t want to ‘leggo’. Eggo has been with the shelter since he was four months old, and now he is going on a year old and is still in need of a home.

Pets of the Week: Charlotte and Junior

LAREDO, Tx. (KGNS) - In this week’s edition of Pet of the Week we introduce you to not one but two pups who are looking for a new family. The Laredo Animal Care Services brought Charlotte and Junior on the show!. Junior is a little pitbull mix who is...

Beat the heat at Lake Casa Blanca

LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - Although the extreme heat has been with us for several weeks, the first official day of summer is on Tuesday, June 21. If you are looking for a way to enjoy the great outdoors, Laredo’s only state park has several activities for the community. From...

Freddy, the Baby Lamb,f Has Separation Anxiety

Occurred on March 28, 2022 / Laredo, Texas, USA Info from Licensor: "Freddy, the lamb who I thought was a goat, was found by me the night prior to the video with the umbilical cord still intact. He immediately became attached to me and, as seen in the video, he panicked when I stepped away for a brief moment to the restroom because he couldn’t find me (his new momma)."