Austin Local News

The City of Kyle is asking residents to be “Bat Aware”. Bats do a lot of good in terms of keeping insect populations down and even pollinating plants, but like some wild animals can also pose a health risk to humans and pets. “This time of year is when we start seeing more bat...
As Purple Hearts are handed out to survivors of the 2009 Fort Hood Massacre today on that Army base, the families are still waiting for benefits that often accompany the award. Cedar Park State Representative Tony Dale says it's unbelievable that the federal government has made...
New Braunfels Police have obtained an arrest warrant for a man suspected in the January armed robbery of a pizza delivery driver. On January 13, 2015 at approximately 11:10pm, a Papa John’s pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint in the 500 block of Lakeview Circle. The...
New Braunfels Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect caught by surveillance cameras after he allegedly tried to illegally take pictures of a female in a department store dressing room. On March 27, 2015, at about 12:30pm, New Braunfels Police officers were...
A top Army commander says he hopes that Purple Hearts awarded to dozens of survivors and relatives of soldiers who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting gives them closure. The ceremony Friday took place on the sprawling Texas military post where an Army psychiatrist opened fire...
Austin police are investigating an overnight crash that's left one man in the hospital with serious injuries - and another under arrest. That arrest was caught on camera by a FOX 7 Photojournalist. That man was booked into the Travis County jail early Thursday morning. His...
Newly obtained video shows the final moments before the fatal shooting of Larry Jackson Jr. by a former Austin police detective, including the moment Jackson fled. The video surfaced Thursday in a federal hearing in which Charles Kleinert is trying to get a manslaughter case...
A federal judge wraps up an evidentiary hearing yesterday after both sides rested. Judge Lee Yeakel is weighing if the Larry Jackson manslaughter case against former APD detective and former FBI investigator Charles Kleinert should stay in state court or be heard in federal...
Dozens of survivors and relatives of soldiers who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting are finally getting the Purple Hearts they have felt were long overdue. The ceremony Friday will take place at the sprawling Texas military post where an Army psychiatrist opened fire on dozens...