Austin Local News

The Texas D.O.T. is getting ready to close parts of I-35 in both directions for several nights, starting tonight. Crews are demolishing the old Yarington Road Bridge just North of San Marcos and South of Kyle. The closure will run from 8pm to 5am starting tonight and finishing...
More details are emerging in the death of a 20yr man in San Marcos. Police say Francisco Sierra was shot and killed in his apartment Friday. Authorities arrested and charged his roommate 21yr Esaia Morris in the shooting. Morris claims the two were talking about suicide when...
Starting tomorrow if you pass an Austin School bus illegally, you're getting a ticket and a fine. AISD says it has added cameras to busses. Since then 330 warnings have been issued to drivers. Now, anyone caught on camera passing a bus with its stop sign out will get a $300...
The City of Austin's Center for Events is in some hot water with clubs and organizations that turned in applications for events during the Spring season including for South by Southwest, because the ACE stopped taking them in two days before they were supposed to. People who...
The San Marcos Police Department have a suspect in custody after a man was found dead in his home at the Villagio Apartments at 1850 Aqaurena Springs Drive. Police received a call about 8 a.m. from a man who said he found his roommate dead. Officers went to the apartment and...
Austin Water’s Wildland Conservation Division plans to conduct a prescribed burn today on approximately 200 acres of the Water Quality Protection Lands in northern Hays County. Smoke may be visible north of FM 967, west of FM 1626 and east of FM 1826 from noon to sunset...
Flashing yellow arrow turn signals have to come to four intersections in downtown San Marcos. As part of a larger upgrade of the City’s traffic signal system, the City’s Transportation Department is implementing flashing yellow arrow signals at dedicated left-turns throughout...
Hays CISD superintendent Michael McKie says the district is appealing the UIL’s district realignment announced earlier this week. McKie says the district will appeal the placement of Hays and Lehman High Schools in District 25-6A. Both schools were in District 14-6A the last two...
H-E-B is voluntarily recalling its Creamy Creations Caramel Pecan Turtle ice cream voluntarily recalled because it might contain wooden pieces. So far, no injuries have been reported. The voluntary recall impacts the following products with UPC: 0 4122051877 7 and a sell-by date...