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Structurally unsound or blocked stairwells have caused all 167 residents of the Vie Lofts in San Marcos to be evacuated and there is no timetable for their return. San Marcos Fire Chief Les Stephens says the evacuation was ordered out of an abundance of caution because if there...
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Governor Abbott is leading a delegation to Japan and South Korea for a week-long economic development mission. Jenna Sauceda Herrera with the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation is on the trip and she points to Toyota expansion in Texas as a past success that we can...
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The small Central Texas town of Granger will soon be getting a facelift thanks to the Texas Historical Commission's Main Street Program, which helps revitalize old downtown districts and preserve historic buildings. Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott was on-hand this week to...
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As both Republicans and Democrats wait to hear what President Trump's stance on gun reform will be, Texas US Senator John Cornyn says he's working with both parties on Capitol Hill on that and says he's gotten insight from law enforcement from El Paso and Odessa where mass...
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As both Republicans and Democrats wait to hear what President Trump's stance on gun reform will be, Texas US Senator John Cornyn says he's working with both parties on Capitol Hill on that and says he's gotten insight from law enforcement from El Paso and Odessa where mass...
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Austin City Council failed to make a vote on changing the homeless camping ordinances. Several city leaders kicked off the Special Council Session this morning with the sole goal of passing some ordinance changes that would toughen the camping codes the city eased in July. But...
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1. SOUTHEAST TEXAS POUNDED BY FLOODWATER Floodwaters are starting to recede in most of the Houston area after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas, leaving at least two people dead. Officials in Harris County, which includes Houston, say there've been a...
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The City of Austin's 'Vision Zero Initiative' aims to put an end to all traffic deaths by the year 2025. In a city such as Austin, where traffic and mobility challenges exist at virtually every turn, reducing the number of deaths is a task that has been faced with numerous...
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On Thursday, the Hutto City Council approved its proposed tax rate of 63.1351 cents per $100 of taxable value for the fiscal 2020 budget, which the city says will provide funding and personnel necessary to carry out the 2018 bond projects that were approved by voters in November...