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Red River businesses report a greater sense of safety following a summer of gun violence. Despite numbers from the Austin Police Department showing a 15% increase in violent crime in downtown through October, Red River businesses say they're seeing changes trending toward the...
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Hays CISD Parents are shocked to hear a substitute teacher fired for beating a student could also have a criminal history. Lawyers for the Students's family said the now Ex-Substitute teacher Tiffani Lankford allegedly has a history of domestic violence. Hays CISD Dad, Tom, said...
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The City of Austin has named homelessness as its top priority. As shelter space has dwindled this year, the city council has put a laser-focus on new housing options, which now include talks over buying and renovating old hotels or motels. On Tuesday, council is expected to...
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The wintry weather that has swept through Central Texas has prompted quite a few delayed starts for school districts Tuesday morning. Those districts include: Austin ISD Bastrop ISD Del Valle ISD Dripping Springs ISD Eanes ISD Elgin ISD Georgetown ISD Hays CISD Lake Travis ISD...
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Austin Police Chief Brian Manley says he will fully cooperate with the investigation of Former Assistant Chief Justin Newsom and work to remedy any issues that may be identified. In a letter to the department Manley says he's been working with the Office of Police Oversight...
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(Credit: Associated Press) The family of a Texas death row inmate whose conviction has come under new scrutiny say Governor Greg Abbott needs to grant a reprieve. hundreds of Reed supporters turned up for a rally over the weekend outside of the Governor's Mansion. Rodney Reed is...
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(Credit: Hays County Sheriff's Office) A Lehman High School substitute teacher has been arrested and charged for an alleged attack on a student on Friday. Multiple cell phone videos have surfaced showing that incident involving Tiffani Lankford and a 16-year-old female student...
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The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is partnering with the Texas Veterans Commission, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar, the Texas Workforce Commission, the Texas Secretary of State, and the Texas A&M McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship will kick off its Empowering Texas...
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Beginning tonight at 11 until 5 AM Southbound lanes of I-35 will be closed before Stassney Lane. TxDOT's Brad Wheelis says this is to allow crews to finish hanging beams for the overpass bridge. Wheelis says weather prevented crews from completing the job a couple of weeks ago...