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(Photo:Shutterstock/Arsel Ozgurdal) Leander beat out other cities in Williamson and Travis County to become the home of the Texas State Gold Bullion Depository. Depository officials didn't say why Leander got it, but Leander Economic Development Director Mark Willis thinks the...
(Photo:APD/PIO) UPDATE: Austin Police have one suspect in custody. 28-year-old Joseph Vallejo was booked into the Travis County Jail and is being charged with Aggravated Assault w/ Deadly Weapon, a 2nd Degree Felony. His booking photo is attached to this email. ORIGINAL...
(Photo:KLBJ 590am/99.7fm/Jon Cooley) On Nov. 2 at approximately 11:50 p.m., a deputy with the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office was traveling southbound in the 5300 block of FM 1660 on routine patrol when he came upon an unattended 6 year-old child walking on the grass. The...
(Credit: Shutterstock) Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today that the city of Leander will be the future home of the Texas Bullion Depository. Construction on a multi-acre site is expected to begin in early 2018. The site was selected by Austin-based Lone Star Tangible...
(Photo courtesy TxDOT) UPDATE: All lanes have been reopened. EARLIER: Austin Police say a crash on I-35 near Woodward has closed down all southbound lanes and two norhtbound lanes. Traffic is being diverted off the main lanes and traffic signals in the area are being re-timed...
(Photo:Shutterstock/ Yevhen Prozhyrko) Round Rock police are seeking to identify a woman who was struck and killed in the north‐bound lanes of IH 35 just south of SH 45 early Wednesday evening. Police were notified at 7:17 p.m. about the auto‐pedestrian collision. All northbound...
(Credit: IAFF) On Sunday, November 5, 2017, Austinites will “fall back” with the end of Daylight Saving Time, moving their clocks back one hour until the spring. According to the Austin Fire Department (AFD), this event is an excellent opportunity to remind folks to also check—...
(Credit: Twitter) Air Force veteran and Hays County attorney Colin McFerrin has thrown his hat into the ring to replace outgoing Commissioner Will Conley’s Precinct 3 seat in Hays County. When asked about his decision to run, his answers were simple. “After much prayer and...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Roschetzky Photography) The Market for hotels in Austin is growing and a Barton Springs location is spending $150 million to kick their appeal and abilities into high gear. The Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa Manager David Jurcak said it will undergo major...