Austin Local News

This weekend Austin-area cyclists are taking part in an event that organizers hope will raise one million dollars to fight a deadly disease...while honoring the man it's named for. KLBJ's Perry Watson explains. George says the nine cities are expected to attract 1,000 to 1,500...
Austin Police Department Central West Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect(s) wanted for two separate incidents where urine was thrown on women walking in the west campus area. The first case happened on Saturday, September 20, 2014 in the 2400...
A 21 year old woman is dead, after police say she tried a popular street drug at the ACL music festival. According to APD: On Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at 10:10 p.m., an APD detective was working an off-duty traffic control assignment at a crosswalk in the 2100 blk of Veteran’s Dr...
A routine traffic stop by a Williamson County Sheriff's Deputy lands a Moody man in Jail. According to Captain Fred Thomas, 43-year-old Jose Fernandez Madrid was tailgating another driver. He said the deputy got consent to search the vehicle and discovered the cocaine hidden in...
Austin Police nab a suspect in a Round Rock bank robbery. According to Round Rock Police: On, Thursday, Oct. 9, Austin Police and the FBI made an arrest in the robbery that occurred on Oct. 7 at the Bank of America. The suspect is identified as Cory Russell Fegley, 36 of Austin...
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...