Austin Local News

O Negative type blood supplies are dangerously low. The Blood Center of Central Texas officials say they have a shortage of type O negative blood due to a high number of recent emergencies in the region. They are calling for you to donate blood as soon as possible. To donate you...
An Austin Police officer is off the force after lying about an affair he had. Lt. Jason Disher was indefinitely suspended after he gave lies and fabrications about the husband of a woman he was having an affair with and had him arrested. The Office of the Police Monitor says...
Gov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly. The 17-member group holds its first public hearing in Austin on Thursday, barely two weeks after its formation. Ebola killed a Liberian man visiting...
The Austin police chief has indefinitely suspended a lieutenant who he says had an affair with a woman and embellished and falsified reports in an effort to arrest her husband. Chief Art Acevedo announced the suspension of the male officer on Wednesday. The officer has been with...
A Cedar Park woman is dead following an attack at an adult day care center. Cedar Park Police Chief Sean Mannix says 38 year old Yancy Faulkner went into a rage when 62 year old Gracie Arguijo woke him from a nap at the Virtue Day Habitation facility for people with...
The attorney representing the former Coyote Ugly Bartender who was shot at by an Austin Policeman wants the officer gone. Edmund M. "Skip" Davis represents Gwendolyn Daniels whose car sustained four shots from Officer Robert Krummell's weapon on 6th Street after hours two years...
The Austin Police Department is partnering with The Butler Bros. to offer a simple suggestion for cyclists and motorists trying to traverse the same congested roadways – share a WAVE with each other and “roll nice.” WAVE is intended to make both bike riders and motorists more...
The Round Rock Police Department has completed the investigation involving several recent Round Rock robberies. Michael James Minier, 21 of Round Rock is being held in the Williamson County Jail and charged with three First Degree Felony counts of Aggravated Robbery with Deadly...
News Radio KLBJ held a Business Mixer for managers, executives, and business owners at Cover 3 on October 14th, sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance Company and was hosted by Don Pryor! David Conteras won our $2,500 grand prize out of over a hundred business owners. He talks more...