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(Photo: Shutterstock by Alex Schmidt) The new Austin-Travis County Sobriety Center is slated for opening sometime this spring. It will have 39 beds for men and eight beds for women and APD Chief Brian Manley hopes it will put people struggling with alcohol abuse on a new path to...
(Photo: Shutterstock by photopeerayut) A golf club in northwest Austin that the city grew up around is in for a major makeover. The Great Hills Country Club was first built sometime in the mid-'70s when it was still in unincorporated Travis County. General Manager Larry Harper...
(Photo: Shutterstock by everything possible) Municipal Court is open today until noon to help you clear up any outstanding warrants you might have. Assistant court operations manager Olivia Cosby says there is a full staff working as well as judges to hear cases. She says you...
(Photo: Shutterstock by Phillip Lange) The cities Anti-Displacement Task Force holds a public meeting this afternoon at one. Mayor Steve Adler says solving the problem of rising costs forcing people out of existing neighborhoods is a hard one to tackle. "I really do believe that...
Governor Abbott continues his campaign to reshape the state legislature. Abbott is endorsing three State House candidates who are challenging incumbent Republicans. The Governor is openly campaigning against Houston Area State Reps Sarah Davis and Wayne Faircloth and San Antonio...
(Photo: Shutterstock By Jason Kolenda) New standards from the federal Election Assistance Commission mirror very closely what Travis County's now-defunct Star Vote system included. Travis County Clerk Dana DeBeauvoir says the revelations of what Russians had done or not done to...
(Photo: Shutterstock by chrisukphoto) Texas Democrats are calling on Democratic State Senator Carlos Uresti to step down after being convicted of eleven felony counts of fraud and money laundering. Uresti says he has no plans of resigning and he’s going to appeal the decision...
(Photo Courtesy Pflugerville Police Department) FROM THE PFLUGERVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT The public is now able to access Pflugerville crime data online through a portal on the Pflugerville Police Department’s website at www.pflugervilletx.gov/crimemap . The Pflugerville Police...
Two holstered handguns were found this week in two different women's bathrooms, neither of which were on the same campus. One was found Tuesday at the McCombs School of Business, and the second found on Wednesday at the Pickle Research Campus. Some groups have chalked it up to...