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Education Austin is celebrating as AISD Leaders officially signed off on 6 and 7% pay raises last night. But the union’s President Ken Zarifis said the fight isn’t over for them. He explained the district needs to continue investing more. " We'd like to see an investment in at...
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A Travis County sheriff's deputy has been hospitalized following an early morning crash on Tuesday. According to the sheriff's office, the crash happened at the intersection of Highway 290 and Tuscany Way. The deputy was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries. The driver...
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The Austin Independent School District is changing its dress code for the 2019-2020 school year. On Monday night, the school board voted to change its policies following a growing number of complaints that the current code is sexist and racist. Currently, articles of clothing...
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The U.S. is sending another 1,000 troops to the Mideast as its differences with Iran intensify. The deployment of security forces and troops for additional surveillance and intelligence gathering comes after Tehran announced that it won't comply any longer with the international...
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(Credit: Texas Department of Transportation) TxDOT representatives joined local elected officials, including U.S. Representative John Carter’s office, State Representative Terry Wilson, Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell, Jr., Williamson County Commissioner Valerie Covey, and...
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FROM THE CITY OF LIBERTY HILL, TEXAS ATTENTION A BOIL WATER NOTICE HAS BEEN ISSUED TO ALL CUSTOMERS OF THE PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM OF THE CITY OF LIBERTY HILL, TEXAS On Saturday – June 15th due to an electrical failure the water pressure of the Public Water System of Liberty Hill...
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Councilmember Jimmy Flanagan is working to clear the air surrounding councils work on the city’s sit and lie and panhandling ordinances. He writes in a post, they are clarifying the rules to help the Austin Police Department combat actions that threaten public safety and health...
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Pet owners are being warned to beware of coyotes after a photo of a coyote chasing a loose dog was published on the Austin Animal Center Facebook page. The photo was taken by a Texas Parks & Wildlife game camera. Parks and Wildlife says this time of year wild animals are...
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Given the choice of reelecting President Donald Trump or voting for someone else, Texas voters are equally divided, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. Among Democrats vying for the Democratic presidential nomination, former Vice President Joe Biden...