Austin Local News

The contractor working to add a toll lane on each side of North MoPac Boulevard, faced with a schedule “slippage” of three weeks and the prospect of even more delays, overhauled its project management team this fall and brought on hundreds more workers in an effort to catch up...
Round Rock Police are investigating several cases of a man exposing himself to female students near schools in the area. The first incident happened either Tuesday December 9th or Wednesday the 10th around 4:45 pm near the 2000 block of Andover road. The girl also reported...
A decorated Army Veteran was sentenced to 10 years probation, anger management, a $3,800 fine and 200 hours of community service Wednesday for an unprovoked attack on two men in downtown Austin in 2012. Thirty-one-year-old Lambert Borgardt told Judge Cliff Brown during his...
A former Teacher of the Year at Blazier Elementary school is sentenced to two 16-year prison sentences for an incident involving one of his students. Forty-five year old John Joseph Vasquez was convicted of indecency with a child by contact and improper relationship between...
BRUCEVILLE-EDDY, Texas (AP) - Authorities from multiple law enforcement agencies are combing the area around a remote Central Texas television studio where a morning meteorologist was shot in a parking lot after an argument. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the...
Round Rock Police are currently investigating multiple incidents involving a Hispanic male suspect exposing himself in a red four-door sedan to two separate female students near area schools. The first two incidents occurred on either Tuesday, Dec. 9 or Wednesday, Dec. 10, at...
A San Francisco-based company is bringing its operation to Austin and as KLBJ's Perry Watson reports...it could change the way people think about car rentals. For those concerned about insurance, Zaparde says "We provide our own insurance that will cover up to a million dollars...
UPDATE: LISD officials report a lockdown was initiated after a boy thought he saw another boy had a gun in the bathroom. After a room to room search, no weapon was found. Police are searching Leander High School right now...after reports that a student may have brought a weapon...
Travis County Medical Examiner's ruled the deaths of 83-year old Billie Shelton and her husband 85 year old Sidney Shelton were homicides. The bodies were discovered in their north Austin home in the 1700 Block of Brentwood Monday by a caretaker, who found the couple's door open...