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Earlier this month, City Council Member Chris Riley cut a check for $7,294.87 to cover unpaid property taxes on his downtown Austin home. The Travis Central Appraisal District determined he owed those taxes after an anonymous complaint was filed in June, accusing Riley of...
As unrest in Ferguson, Missouri raged on into day 12, protesters in Austin and across the country held what they called a "National Day of Rage." The rallies were to raise awareness after the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was fatally shot by police...
A single-engine plane in Fredericksburg has crashed this afternoon at Gillespie County Airport about 800 feet from the runway. Airport manager Roger Hanson says the pilot broke both his ankles. There were no passengers. The plane is registered in Denton.
Monday, August 25, 2014 marks the beginning of a new school year for Austin area children. With over 97,000 children enrolled in Austin public and private schools, the Austin Police Department will be focusing its efforts toward the goal of providing a safe environment where...
Governor Perry's legal defense team goes on the offensive striking down rumors that he cut the Public Integrity Unit's budget to stop an investigation into the State's controversial Cancer Research and Prevention Institute. On a conference call this morning, Lead Attorney Tony...
Today, Williamson County officials joined the Texas Department of Transportation as they proudly hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the O’Connor Drive extension and State Highway 45 interchange in Round Rock. “This important mobility project has been years...
According to the Austin Travis County Health and Human Services: An employee of a Whataburger restaurant located at 2800 Guadalupe Street in Austin has been diagnosed with hepatitis A virus. Hepatitis A is a contagious liver disease usually spread when a person ingests something...
San Marcos Mayor Daniel Guerrero proclaims Aug. 22 the 50thAnniversary of Job Corps Day in San Marcos to celebrate Gary Job Corps’ fifth decade of providing a safe living and learning environment for economically disadvantaged youth. Students at Gary Job Corps study more than 20...
This video player must be at least 300x170 pixels in order to operate. Several types of peanut butter and almond butter have been recalled by manufacturers according to a notice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , including some from high end supermarkets Whole Foods...