Austin Local News

Authorities are releasing the name of a child killed in the Memorial Day Weekend floods. According to Hays County: Jonathan Andrew McComb, 6, was identified by medical examiners Friday, bringing the number of bodies identified to four. In all, six bodies have been found in Hays...
The conditions which caused a Boil Water Notice have been corrected. You may resume using the water system without any special treatment. In accordance with the requirements of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Aqua Water Supply is notifying the effected customers...
As a result of recent rains, outdoor water restrictions have been lifted for City of Round Rock utility customers. On Thursday, May 28, the Brazos River Authority (BRA) lifted all drought declarations for its system, which includes the City's primary sources of water, Lake...
The City of San Marcos and Hays County are working with disaster relief organizations around the country to host two Flood Victims Resource Center s for those impacted by the devastating floods in the area. The centers will include representatives to assist victims with...
Last Sunday, a live bat was found at approximately 11:30 am, on the sidewalk in front of the building at 20185 Marketplace Avenue in Kyle. The bat was tested by the Department of State Health Services and was found to be positive for rabies. If you think that you or someone else...
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced their plan to release water from Canyon Lake starting today (Fri. May 29, 2015), which will mean increased river flows on the Guadalupe River through New Braunfels. A release rate of approximately 2500 cfs is expected, which will...
Troopers from 1st Squadron 124th Cavalry get some well-deserved sleep in the Blanco Volunteer Fire Department building on the morning of May 24th after conducting water rescue missions all night long. The 36th Infantry Division Soldiers of the Texas Army National Guard rescued...
The water has receded now. All that is left of the riverside vacation cabin that once stood here is five concrete pillars. Two families had been celebrating Memorial Day weekend when devastating floods wreaked havoc along the banks of the Blanco River in Wimberley, Texas. The...
Thursday night, officials announced an adult male's body was found on Blanco River bank in San Marcos. He was found in debris. His name has not been released. Volunteer efforts continue to gather speed in Wimberley. Agencies from around the country are descending on the town to...