The Santa Teresa port of entry in southern New Mexico is now open an extra four hours for southbound commercial vehicles. Dell Computer Company, which manufactures its products in Mexico, is footing the bill.
Republican Rep. J.D. Mesnard of Chandler sponsored the proposal in conjunction with a voter referral that would create the position of lieutenant governor and merge it with the director of the Arizona Department of Administration.
The highly secretive, daylong law enforcement operation around the Arizona border with Mexico resulted in the arrest of two dozen alleged high-level Mexican drug cartel members, according to a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokeswoman.