Austin Local News

Austin Police have arrested 49-year-old Clayton Lee Klotz of Austin and charged him with DWI after he collided a marked patrol car with lights and siren on near the corner of Braker and Lamar and hit the officer. An arrest affadavit says Klotz refused medical treatment and the...
The Dripping Springs Dairy Queen was one of nearly 400 stores across the country that were impacted by a data breach between August and September. There's no evidence that emails, social security numbers or other information was stolen. But if you're a Dairy Queen customer, the...
"You can't dream this up. You can't make what I see up." Judge Darlene Byrne knows the challenges facing at risk kids. "They have been abandoned, they have been sexually abused, they have seen domestic violence." She is a district judge who has spent much of her time on the...
KVUE spoke to a driver Thursday who is concerned about dangerous debris on MoPac from the toll lane construction project. David Cameron was getting onto MoPac late Monday night from Duval, when he saw a large chunk of debris in the roadway. "I saw a giant rock in the road, and...
An agreement in its final stages of approval would require the Seton Healthcare Family to pay the University of Texas $877,621 a year to lease UT-owned land for a new teaching hospital. That amount is based on the value of the land, said David Hilgers, a lawyer who helped...
Austin Energy officials unveiled a proposal Thursday to further increase the utility’s reliance on green energy — not as aggressively as a plan approved by the City Council last month, but in a way they say would protect customers from sharp rate hikes. The proposal calls for...
Torri Beemon, 32, has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault, 2nd Degree Felony. He is currently in custody in the Travis County Jail with a bond of $100,000. On Saturday, September 20th around 10 pm, APD North Central division officers were dispatched to an assist...
The Online Safety Roadshow is a Google program designed to educate parents and students on how to be more successful and safe online. During the program, Google highlighted important tips about Internet privacy and how middle school students can be smart about the content they...
Ellen Johnson with Austin Pets Alive says because of the recent influx of animals, the Austin Animal Center and Williamson County Regional Shelter have exceeded their capacity. “We really need their help right now. We encourage people to go to Austin Animal Center, Williamson...