Austin Local News

As part of the ongoing regional Arrive Alive Initiative, the Cedar Park Police Department partnered with local law enforcement agencies to focus efforts and resources towards discouraging and responding to DWI violations using Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) funds...
As part of the ongoing regional Arrive Alive Initiative, the Cedar Park Police Department partnered with local law enforcement agencies to focus efforts and resources towards discouraging and responding to DWI violations using Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) funds...
Williamson County District Attorney Jana Duty announced a jury’s verdict on 13 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. Defendant Monte Ross was sentenced to a maximum 10-year prison sentence for each of the 13 counts of the Possession of Child Pornography. On October 29, 2013...
Austin based EZCORP executives are trading their desks and meetings this week to refurbish the Salvation Army homeless shelter downtown. Every night since the facility opened in 1990, over 250 men, women and children seek sanctuary from crisis. The corporate staff of the company...
Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valle and the Four Seasons, is now playing for a very limited engagement at Bass Concert Hall. The cast stopped by for a chat:
City of Austin leaders announce a bold comprehensive plan to help alleviate congestion. It includes short, medium and long-term solutions. The city's traffic congestion action plan strives to reduce congestion... by getting traffic to flow as smoothly as possible within existing...
University of Texas Provost Gregory Fenves has been named the sole finalist for school president after a months-long search for a leader. Fenves would succeed Bill Powers, who was pressured to resign after years of clashes with some board members and former Chancellor Francisco...
A Central Texas taxidermist has pleaded guilty to illegally selling horns from an endangered black rhinoceros. The U.S. Department of Justice says John A. Brommel of Austin pleaded guilty Thursday in Waco to knowingly selling a black rhino's horns to non-Texas residents. The 55-...
Thursday afternoon, there was a geyser on Spectrum Drive in North Austin...a big water main break right next to the Metro Rail line. John Julitz with Cap Metro says the water did some damage to the tracks. "That water is impacting the ballast, the rock that supports the...