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The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office said about 12:45 pm, deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call in the Vista Oaks Subdivision in Williamson County. Reports were that one of the subjects involved in the disturbance was armed with a handgun. Upon arrival Deputies...
UPDATE: Statement from APD: "The Austin Police Department is looking at the increase in violent crime numbers. Our department monitors the crime data and continues to assess and make any necessary changes needed to address the issues identified. We have a Homicide unit that is...
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Hays County Local Health Department has received confirmation from the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of a local, travel-associated case of Zika virus infection in...
FROM THE OFFICE OF US REP LLOYD DOGGETT Austin, Texas — Today, the historic Austin Federal Courthouse, completed in 1936, was formally transferred by deed from the federal government to Travis County. This success was the result of several levels of federal and county government...
AUSTIN, Texas – (December 29, 2016)— Amy Gottschalk, MD, has joined Seton Healthcare Family as chief medical officer for Seton Medical Center Austin , Seton Northwest Hospital and Seton Southwest Hospital . “Dr. Gottschalk brings superior leadership experiences to Texas to help...
Three children and one adult had to be rushed to the hospital early Thursday morning after their house became completely engulfed in flames. The family says it was the sound of the house falling apart, not a smoke alarm, that woke them up. Officials say the fire began on the...
The City of Austin is getting serious about making sure you don't drive drunk during the New Year's celebration. That's why the city is touting an incentive program to entice you to take a safe, sober ride home this weekend. It's a program the city says a lot of people aren't...
When we think of Austin, one of the things we think about is how fast it has grown over the decades. But recent numbers show the population growth is only slightly outpacing those who are fleeing the city. According to numbers crunched by the U.S. Census Bureau and apartment...
With cold and flu season in full swing, Baylor Scott & White - Round Rock doctors are cautioning Central Texans not to mistake their symptoms for a much more serious illness. Symptoms of the common cold and flu are similar to the early symptoms of pneumonia, said Dr...