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Austin Community College is officially opening it's doors to their new ACC Highland campus at the former Highland Mall. The college's Dorado Kinney says they've renovated 200 thousand square feet of space that used to be a department store, "The former JC Penney's building which...
The police want to know more about a human skull that was donated to the Goodwill's store at 5555 Lamar in the past few months. Detective Derek Israel says the store called them when they discovered it in a container, "We don't believe that any crime was committed. But the...
U.T.'s new teaching hospital breaks ground today in Central Austin. The $295 million collaboration between the Seton Healthcare network and the University of Texas will include a 211 bed facility at Red River and 15th Street. The Seton Medical Center at U.T. will stand across...
The Austin Fire Department is trying to track down a suspected arsonist that set several fires at a new building along Spicewood Springs Road. Lieutenant Randy Elmore says the Texas Board of Realtors building is under construction right now, "We got a call on August 16th about 6...
Some Travis County employees are not pleased with a new plan to create 'zoned' instead of 'assigned' parking. According to staff, the plan would allow the county a way to easily accommodate all employees who wanted a spot, but employees used to assigned parking are balking at...
Another court has upheld the capitol murder conviction of Mark Alan Norwood in the murder of Christine Morton more than 25 years ago. DNA evidence that exonerated husband Michael Morton also implicated Norwood. Defense attorneys say prosecutors should not have brought up the...
Animal Services officials are issuing a warning about rabies and bats. Kasey Spain says it's not uncommon for the disease to pop up in the animals - and Austin has one of the largest colonies of bats living under the Ann Richards Bridge, "We've tested 20 bats in the last week...
Travis County Sheriff's Deputies are asking for a raise, saying they need to stay competitive. But advocates wanting to eliminate the Secured Communities program says they need to get rid of that first. Lieutenant James Hodge tells commissioners it's difficult to recruit...
More victims have come forward, accusing a 19 year old Cedar Park man of what police are calling 'serial rape' and they're also naming an additional suspect. Chief Shawn Mannix says two girls accused 19 year old Jordan Benford of raping them at the Vista Ridge Ag Barn back in...