Austin Local News

A Hays High school student tied to a fatal 2013 hit-and-run is found not guilty by a jury. According to the Hays County District Attorney's Office: A Hays County jury Thursday acquitted Nathanael Eddleman of Failure to Stop and Render Aid in the death of Philip Duran on April 27...
On Thursday, July 30, at 10:48 a.m., a suspect entered the Frost Bank, located at 2425 Exposition Blvd., demanded money and left the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported. The suspect was described as: White female Approx. 5’10” Medium build Last...
A child who died from injuries in a deadly wreck last week, would have turned one yesterday. APD has released the preliminary investigation from a wreck last Friday, July 24 that left three dead and the Interstate 35 NB shut down for hours. It shows that a red 2008 Chevrolet...
UPDATE: An air and ground manhunt in Williamson County has wrapped up as authorities found a man who is heavily involved in a gang and possibly drug cartel. Authorities said it started around lunch when a patrolman attempted stopping a vehicle. The driver, an El Paso man and his...
A stabbing in East Austin ends up with police searching for hours for the three suspects and five victims taken to the hospital. Chareste Pope said her mom, two nieces and nephew were involved in the stabbing. Police said 12 people were initially involved, where the incident...
One tenured medic hasn't been able to eat her lunch Saturday, July 25. She later comments she should bring food with her in the ambulance which is not allowed by health department rules. The front of the ambulance doesn't have room to store food and you aren't allowed to keep...
The Austin City Council gets their first look at the city's proposed $3.5 billion budget. Ed Van Eeno, the city of Austin's Chief Financial Officer, says while property owner's will be getting a homestead exemption, and they are also proposing a cut in the tax rate, their tax...
Lower energy costs from the statewide grid have helped Austin Energy propose a decrease in energy costs for its 455,000 customers, starting with November bills. At the Austin City Council budget work session for the 2015-2016 fiscal year, Austin Energy proposed today rates for...
A Cedar Park man has been charged in the killing of two dogs owned by one of his parents: 26-year-old Dustin Fowkes was charged yesterday with two counts of cruelty to animals. An arrest affidavit shows Cedar Park animal control officers responded to a report that a homeowner's...