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On Saturday shortly before midnight, Cedar Park Police Officers responded to the area of Whitestone and Bagdad in relation to an ongoing Terroristic Threat call from earlier in the evening. Included in the call was a threat of suicide and gun-violence to passing cars/motorists...
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JERSEY VILLAGE, Texas (AP) - Authorities searching for a missing Austin, Texas, woman and her infant daughter have recovered the body of a woman and found a child safe at a home on the outskirts of Houston. Tammy Broussard told NBC News that she was told by police that the body...
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Multiple Austin Police, Firefighters and Austin Travis County EMS Medics are responding to a stabbing on a Capital Metro Bus near the Payton Gin and Ohlen Rd intersection. Medics reported they treated three patients on scene. Two in their early teens were sent to the hospital...
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Two more on-street public toilets are set for installation in downtown Austin in the coming weeks. Each stainless steel unit will be staffed 24-hours per day and will be cleaned regularly. But they are far from inexpensive, each coming with a price tag of $140,000 apiece...
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In response to mobility challenges in the area around Zilker Park, the Austin Transportation is providing an update to the community on the options available to travel to the Trail of Lights. Open vehicle routes : • From the north: -Travel south on Mopac to the Barton Skyway...
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Update: Units have cleared the area at RR620 and Great Oaks. The suspect was subsequently arrested. No firearm was located using K9 or drones to search the area. If you locate a firearm laying around please leave it alone and notify the Sheriff’s Office. pic.twitter.com/...
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(Credit: KLBJ staff) Every year the Ending Community Homelessness Coalition (ECHO) leads several hundred volunteers in conducting the Point In Time (PIT) Count, which is a survey of the number of homeless people in Austin and Travis County. The 2020 PIT Count is scheduled for...
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(Credit: Hays County) The Hays County Commissioners Court Tuesday adopted the 2018 International Fire Code (2018 IFC) for the unincorporated areas of Hays County. Counties with 250,000 or more residents and counties that border a county with 250,000 or more residents have the...
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The Austin School District Board is greeting by a number of people who was them to reverse course on closing four elementary schools. At the very least members of the public testified they want the board to consider an equity report that was critical of the plan to close Pease,...