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(Credit: City of San Marcos) The San Marcos Animal Shelter will host their annual Empty the Shelter event Friday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at 750 River Road. The shelter will offer a chance to spin the “Wheel of Adoptions” and award an adoption special to every guest...
(KLBJ File Photo) Mayor Pro Tem and District 10 Councilmember Kathie Tovo says the idea came from a meeting of downtown stakeholders including the Ending Homelessness Coalition and the Downtown Austin Alliance. "Boy, if we had some additional shelter beds to offer during this...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Kokoulina) A man was crushed to death at a construction site in southeast Austin. First responders raced to the scene in the 2100 block of Wickersham Lane. The Austin Fire Department's Palmer Buck reported, first reponders tried several ways to free the man...
Photo: WCSO Yesterday, Williamson County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Division deputies and the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force caught four people in Florence. Each was wanted for burglarizing a home, which is a second-degree felony. Javier Vences, 17; Flavio Castelan,...
(Photo: Austin Police Department/ PIO) (1st row from left to right, Herd, Price Franklin/ 2nd row from left to right, El-Hennawi, Ware, Yousef) On Thursday Aug. 3, 2017, APD’s Organized Crime Division Narcotics Team, Houston Police Department, Drug Enforcement Administration,...
(Photo Shutterstock/ Silvio Ligutti) Central Texas' highland lakes are in great shape after the heavy rains from last week. According to a tweet from the LCRA, Lake Travis is up 1.3 feet and Lake Buchanan is up nearly 8 inches. Across the area, three to seven inches of rain fell...
(image courtesy AISD) A new proposal to help Austin's Independent School District keep more of your money is being floated at Austin City Hall. In an effort to thwart the Robin Hood law that takes hundreds of millions of tax dollars from AISD, the city of Austin is considering a...
File Photo: Audrey Morton/KLBJ The Hays County Office of Emergency Services, in conjunction with the National Weather Service, is offering a new educational class for the general public to learn more about flash flooding. The pilot course is entitled Flash Flooding: Know the...
Photo: Pflugerville police are currently investigating an incident reported by a woman walking the trail at the Pflugerville Lake last night. Pflugerville Police Department responded to the lake at approximately 10 pm Tuesday in reference to a female who said she was grabbed by...