Austin Local News

http://www.austin.apply4housing.com Affordable Housing is a hot-button topic this elections season and now through next Wednesday, the City of Austin's Section 8 housing waiting list is open. The City's Housing Authority is already helping out some five thousand renters with...
Adam and Marty Butler are local cyclists advocating their new biking program that will help promote safety for cyclists and drivers in downtown Austin. Both called to Austin's Morning News explaining the new project that has came to fruition. A new project from Austin-based...
SAN ANTONIO - A pro-life group plans to broadcast abortion procedures on a JumboTron TV screen at Alamo Plaza Wednesday. “If a picture's worth a thousand words, a video is worth a million words,” said Created Equal Director Mark Harrington. “If Americans don’t respond with a...
Bastrop County Sheriffs have busted up a large central Texas burglary ring. Police raided a home in Bastrop and found a huge stash of stolen property from burglaries in Bastrop, Lee, Fayette and Williamson Counties. Five people were arrested. The stolen loot was mostly ATVs,...
New Braunfels Police make an arrest after a man opens fire from his front porch on a police officer. The suspect, Richard Cantu Vasquez, fled on foot Monday after firing his handgun at a Police Officer three times. NBPD along with the US Marshal's Fugitive Task Force, were led...
Austin police say they are investigating the death of a man apparently fell off of an overpass and falling to his death after running from police after a car crash. Police say officers were called to the scene of a crash on the ramp from U.S. 183 northbound to SH 45 eastbound in...
After three months of National Guard training, Governor Perry's Operation Strong Safety is now at full strength, helping protect the southern border. State Representative Terry Canales represents the area of Hidalgo County where the guard is focused. He opposes the build-up...
Austin has 167 cold cases that seven detectives are working on. They're hoping people will come forward with more information since the news that an Austin man is the suspect in seven murders in Indiana, and may have committed more crimes during the past 20 years. Austin cold...
On Saturday, October 12, 2014, at approximately 2:35 a.m., a male and female were walking near the intersection of 6th and Lavaca streets when several males walked past them. The victims were walking north on Lavaca and the suspects were walking south on Lavaca. A Black male...