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Gas prices across the Austin area are up 3.2 cents per gallon over last week, averaging $2.41/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 830 stations. It is the second week in a row the survey … more

The Cedar Park man accused of shooting and killing a Leander ISD science teacher and girls soccer coach will not be indicted after receiving a no-bill decision by a grand jury. 

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Home for the holidays? There are many ways to celebrate and help others in Cedar Park, Leander and surrounding areas. Here are some events to bring cheer to your holiday season whether it be seeing a … more
Williamson County will host its 10th annual free Learn to Fish Day this weekend. The event will be held at the Southwest Williamson County Regional Park, located at 3005 CR 175 in Leander, on … more

The Leander City Council saw another disruptive meeting Thursday with council members and citizens shouting and hurling divisive criticism at each other, continue the partisan trend that has embroiled the city and Cedar Park for months.

But the meeting also showed a glimmer of hope that civility could potentially return to the meetings. Several citizens and council members made an effort to reach across the aisle during Thursday's meeting.
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Local single-family home were at a record-breaking high in October, as early demand for fourth-quarter deliveries led to a new all-time high number of sales in Central Texas. The numbers, … more
Cedar Park police arrested a man who allegedly opened fire on police outside a home near the intersection of Little Elm Trail and Wren Circle Tuesday night. Police say they arrived on the scene … more
Austin gas prices have risen 5.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.33/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 830 stations. Gas prices in Austin are 18.6 cents per gallon … more
Leander ISD is gearing up to begin a search for a new superintendent after Friday morning's announcement that Dan Troxell will be resigning to accept a position as deputy executive director for the … more
A rezoning request for controversial master planned community was denied by the Leander City Council last week, ostensibly putting an end to plans for the 1,100-unit Chapman Parks development … more
With the holiday season underway, the Cedar Park Police Department is ramping up enforcement efforts to keep local roads safe from impaired and distracted drivers.“Thanksgiving is ordinarily one of … more
At an eye-popping $1.5 billion, Indigo Ridge — a master-planned, mixed-use retail project on 155 acres at the intersection of FM 1431 and Sam Bass Road — is projected to be the single largest … more
Former Williamson County District Attorney Jana Duty was found dead in Rockport on Wednesday, April 24. Duty, 54, lost a bid for re-election as District Attorney in March 2016. She and her … more
The parents of two Cedar Park girls, aged 5 and 6, accused of never sending their children to school or teaching them to communicate have both been arrested and charged with first-degree … more
An unprecedented explosion of concentrated, big money donations is dominating campaign fundraising for city council races in Leander and Cedar Park ahead of the May 5 elections. One man at the … more
Gasoline prices in Austin have fallen 5.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.33/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 830 stations in Austin. This compares with the … more

Local law enforcement officials have embraced recently enacted Senate Bill 976, more commonly known as the ‘Samuel Allen Law,’ which allows persons with communication impediments relating to autism, Asperger syndrome, deafness, hearing impairment, PTSD, Parkinson’s Disease, mild intellectual disabilities and more the option to disclose this information when registering vehicles and licenses through the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles. The diagnosis of the individual would then be placed privately in the Texas Law Enforcement Telecommunication System (TLETS) in order to alert officers of the conditions prior to approaching a vehicle for a traffic stop. 

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Williamson County Patrol Division Cmdr. Steve Deaton has resigned amidst heavy criticism and controversy over several graphic social media post created by him depicting Barbies and Elf on the Shelf dolls depicting  the graphic dismemberment of a black athlete and jokes about date rape.

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Gasoline prices in Austin have fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.97/g by New Year's Eve, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 830 stations in Austin. This compares with … more
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