Austin Local News

Lawmakers are learning as many as 3.5 million TxTag transactions were not billed on time. As a result, Wednesday officials with the Texas Department of Transportation announced a decision to waive late fees associated with the aged transactions. Nearly 30,000 people received...
Some heated discussions among residents lead a Hays County Commissioner and a local state lawmaker to seek help to protect residents and the environment. At issue is the construction of a concrete batch plant on Bell Springs Road in Dripping Springs. Hays County Commissioner Ray...
Austin Police are looking for the public's help in finding a second car involved in a pedestrian's death this morning. Around 2:45 am, a pedestrian was crossing Lamar Boulevard in North Austin and was hit by a car that stopped. Corporal Hector Campos said that car had collision...
An Austin mom is jailed and charged with intoxicated driving while she had her two kids in her car with her. Monday night Austin Police were called out about a woman in the 3600 block of Airport Blvd who reportedly was acting strangely- getting in and out of her car while in...
An Austin police officer has been put on paid leave after sources tell KVUE that he has particularly close ties with Samantha Dean, a victim in a murder investigation. A Bastrop County sheriff's deputy found Dean, 29, lying on the ground next to her car in a parking lot in...
The Austin school board is taking steps to conduct a self-assessment on school equity in response to a threat by the Texas Civil Rights Project to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education against the district. Prior to conducting the assessment, the board will get...
The Round Rock Police Department is seeking the help of the public with identifying a suspect involved in a local robbery. On Saturday, Feb. 7 at 7:33 p.m. officers responded to a convenience store near the 1700 block of N. Mays St. where a robbery had just occurred. A male...
A motorcyclist is dead this afternoon following a crash in North East Travis County. DPS Senior Trooper Robbie Barrera said it happened on Parmer lane as a truck tried to turn onto the State Highway 130 tollroad, when the truck collided with the Harley Davidson. Barrera said the...
The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is currently in the middle of an investigation where coins were stolen from a family in Fayette County and the value missing is reported in the millions. Lt. David Beyer, Sgt. Charles Jobb and Investigator Robert Dryden are leading in the...