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Past articles by Karen:

Second fox tests positive for rabies in Travis County

A second fox has been found and tested positive for rabies, according to a release from Austin Animal Services and Austin Public Health Saturday. → Read More

Austin Police find 169 pounds of meth in north Austin apartment

Local law enforcement discovered a staggering 169 pounds of methamphetamine in a north Austin apartment on Friday. → Read More

St. Edward's student groped in private dorm elevator

A student at St. Edward's University reported being groped by a stranger in his private dorm Thursday evening, according to campus police. → Read More

Weather concerns lead to local event delays and cancelations

Another weekend of rain has caused some delays and cancelations for a few local weekend events in the Austin area. → Read More

Austin man arrest for alleged terroristic threats against a strip club

An East Austin adult club reported a terroristic threat incident when a man threatened the establishment's building with his car early Thursday mornin → Read More

Man's charges increased to murder in case of Seguin murder

Seguin Police Department officials have reported Sunday morning that a suspect's initial charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon has been increased to murder. → Read More

Deputies: Murder suspect ID'd, arrested after multi-agency search

The Williamson County Sheriff's Office identified a 32-year-old suspect in a homicide investigation on Saturday. → Read More

Vehicle crash in Lakeway leaves man in critical condition

A man is in critical condition after a crash in Lakeway during the early hours of Sunday morning. → Read More

Austin teens hack social issues at Google headquarters

Austin teens have the chance to harness their innovate thinking skills on Saturday and learn how to "hack" one of their community's greatest challenges- human trafficking. → Read More

Texas Medical Association covers pressing healthcare issues

The Texas Medical Association hosted medical professionals from across the state on Saturday morning for a conference surrounding one of the most pressing issues in 2019- healthcare. → Read More

Man arrested, accused of aggravated robbery in Pflugerville

Deputies responded to the 15000 block of Mandarin X-ing around 1:45 a.m. to a call about a suspicious person. → Read More

AFD extinguishes fire in tunnel where homeless had been living

The Austin Fire Department was at the scene of a southeast Austin fire that started in a sorm water tunnel on Sunday morning. → Read More

Mom allegedly stabs daughter and hits boyfriend with a car

A mother is in jail after allegedly stabbing her daughter and hitting her daughter's boyfriend with a car, an affidavit. → Read More

AISD celebrates MLK day with annual community service event

With Martin Luther King Day coming up January 21st, Austin ISD invited the local community to come out and celebrate the historical icon with a Day of Service at Kealing Middle School. → Read More

AISD Eastside Memorial takes next step in student investment

Austin ISD took a significant step forward Saturday morning as they broke ground on a new campus for two High Schools in East Austin. → Read More

Man in critical condition after southeast Austin shooting

Law enforcement and medics responded to a shooting/stabbing incident in southeast Austin early Sunday morning in the 2200 block of E. Riverside Drive. → Read More

Williamson County seeks help solving 12 year old cold case

Williamson County officials have reached out to the public for help with a cold case dating back to 2006. → Read More

CapMetro new service changes go into effect for 2019

Starting Jan. 6th, CapMetro is continuing their Cap Remap plans by implementing some more service changes with the start of the new year. → Read More

Man in critical condition after downtown shooting

One man is in critical condition due to a shooting and stabbing incident in Downtown Austin Sunday morning. → Read More

Police ID suspect killed in San Marcos officer-involved shooting

The San Marcos Police Department held a press conference at 11 a.m. Saturday morning to share preliminary details surrounding the officer involved shooting that occurred Friday night. → Read More