Austin Local News

Austin Police are investigating half-a-dozen cases of cats being found mutilated in South Austin. Reports say it's been going on all Summer. The latest case came last week near Fletcher Street. Other cases have been reported on Oltorf, Live Oak and elsewhere around Travis...
Family members and supporters of a former Austin firefighter who was struck by a hit-and-run drunk driver two years ago in South Austin are outraged over a jury acquitting the driver. Colin Camp is fighting for his life. Camp was hit on a June afternoon riding his bike in a...
A city-commissioned master plan for the Austin Convention Center recommends a multiblock expansion that would cost hundreds of millions of dollars and dramatically increase the facility’s footprint. The expansion, as proposed by the Gensler consulting firm, would occupy all or...
Lobos, the Fayette County Sheriff's Office drug-sniffing K9 discovered 70 pounds of marihuana in the spare tire of a truck, during a traffic stop. According to Sheriff Keith Korenek: On Monday August 24, 2015 at approximately 10:30 a.m., the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office...
Lakeway Police Department is asking for assistance with identifying the person or persons responsible for painting graffiti on a local business. The business on RM 620 has been targeted several different times with the letters “ABS.” Because of the ongoing investigation,...
A Fortune 500 Company has chosen San Marcos as the next location for a distribution hub. Greater San Marcos Partnership President, Adriana Cruz, said Amazon received a performance-based economic incentive from the city. For the first five years they will employee 350 people.....
A Fortune 500 Company has chosen San Marcos as the next location for a distribution hub. Greater San Marcos Partnership President, Adriana Cruz, said Amazon received a performance-based economic incentive from the city. For the first five years they will employee 350 people.....
A woman is charged after she was driving the wrong way on the lower deck of Interstate 35, when her car hit and killed a man. According to court records, Michelle Orduna, 23, is charged with intoxication manslaughter. Clayton Keller, 26, died at the scene, near Airport Boulevard...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he hasn't spoken with indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton since the state's top lawyer was booked earlier this month on securities fraud charges. Abbott said Monday he believes in innocence until proven guilty and urged the legal...