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(PHOTO DPS) FROM TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Everett Cole Rainey, 25, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $2,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture...
(Credit: Capital Metro) On Monday, May 29, Capital Metro will operate on a Sunday-level schedule in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. There will be no MetroRail, UT Shuttle or E-Bus service. All MetroAccess subscription trips will be automatically canceled that day...
San Marcos Park Rangers are enforcing new park rules passed earlier this month and, with aid from San Marcos Police and Marshals, will step up patrols during the Memorial Day Weekend. The new park rules, which were approved by the City Council May 2, prohibit charcoal and wood...
(KLBJ FILE PHOTO) Travis County commissioners are having to look for a new way to keep up with the cases in their court files. Since 2004 the county has used an Integrated Justice System called FACTS. The vendor is halting support for FACTS and now the county is scrambling to...
(Credit: Austin Independent School District) The Austin ISD Board of Trustees approved Alan Lambert as the new director of fine arts, effective May 29. As the director of fine arts for AISD, Lambert will oversee the fine arts department, which includes all-city guitar, all-city...
Photo: Marsha Miller/UT Austin Barbara Smith Conrad at a November 4, 2005 concert in UT Austin's Main Building to promote awareness of the Endowment for the Study of American Spirituals at the Briscoe Center for American History. The University of Texas at Austin mourns the loss...
(Photo KLBJ Newsradio KLBJ 590 AM and 99.7FM/Audrey Morton) More parking ticket attendants will be getting around downtown on bicycles. The Austin Transportation Department has already purchased four new bikes and started training officers on them. Parking Enterprise Division...
Photo: ABIA The Food Rescue Program at Austin’s airport donates unsold, packaged food to Keep Austin Fed, a nonprofit group that gathers wholesome and nutritious surplus food from commercial kitchens and distributes it to area charities that serve hungry people in need . From...
Photo: Shutterstock San Marcos Police have identified a man found dead Saturday at a local convenience store. First responders found Nawin Risal, 50, slumped over and unresponsive at the Pac n Sac Drive-in Grocery on the corner of Post and Lime Kiln Roads at 4:30 p.m. Saturday,...