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A Cedar Park man was arrested on May 16 and subsequently charged in the joint fentanyl distribution bust conducted by Cedar Park Police Department's Organized Crime Unit and the Central Texas … more
Two Republican candidates are vying to represent the newly-drawn Texas Senate District 24 in the upcoming May 24 Republican primary runoff election.The recent redistricting process redrew the … more
Average gasoline prices held firm over the last week, averaging $4.11 on Monday, according to GasBuddy's survey of 830 stations in the Austin area, with the lowest price at $3.79 and the … more
Experiencing severe overcrowding, the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter is calling for help from the community to save the lives of multiple animals in its care. "Over the past several … more
Outgoing Cedar Park Mayor Corbin Van Arsdale chaired his final full city council meeting last Thursday and received an honorary street sign along with well-wishes from fellow council members, city … more
Three years after a protest against an LGBTQ+ family event at the Leander library drew national headlines, Leander Pride founder Kate LeClair was overwhelmed Saturday with how far LGBTQ+ visibility … more
Gas prices locally and nationally continued to climb in the last week, surging 17 cents per gallon locally and 22.6 cents nationally.Prices sat near a $4 per-gallon average across the Austin area at … more
Leander will mark another milestone this weekend by holding its first official LGBTQ Pride event.Leander Pride, a local nonprofit, will also host a "Rainbow to Remember" event this Saturday from 6 … more
CapMetro President & CEO Randy Clarke announced Wednesday that he would be leaving his position this summer because he has been selected as the next General Manager and CEO of the Washington … more
A 31-year-old Round Rock resident died Saturday after allegedly shooting a neighbor and exchanging gunfire with police. Police said a resident of the Bent Tree neighborhood near the intersection … more
The Round Rock Chamber of Commerce named Jordan Robinson, currently the vice president for economic development and interim president and CEO, as the chamber’s president and CEO, effective May … more
Voters in Austin overwhelmingly passed a measure that will eliminate arrests for most low-level marijuana offenses and bans the use of "no-knock" warrants by police. Proposition A passed with … more
The body of a missing man from New York was recovered in Lake Travis on Sunday morning. Late Saturday afternoon, Travis County Sheriff's Office Lake Patrol deputies and other agencies responded … more
Leander voters overwhelmingly voted to remain in the Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority, with 59% of voters approving Proposition A. The vote settles three years of debate that … more
(This article has been updated with all election results counted.)With almost all election ballots counted Saturday for the Cedar Park and Leander municipal election, the final results show that … more
Cedar Park Council member Jim Penniman-Morin won the Cedar Park Mayor election Saturday night during the May 7 municipal elections.He and the rest of the Cedar Park Council members seeking reelection … more
While the most pivotal votes Saturday night during the May 7 municipal elections were the city council races and Leander's decision to remain in the Cap Metro transit and rail system, Cedar Park and … more
All three of the bond propositions aimed at improving athletic facilities in the rapidly-growing Lago Vista ISD passed on Saturday. Proposition A authorizes $4,123,500 in bonds for … more
Round Rock voters overwhelmingly re-elected Rene Flores to the Place 2 council seat on Saturday, with more than 60% of the ballots supporting Flores over challenger Caitlin Leggett.  Hilda … more
Austin will be the first major Texas city to experiment with giving cash to low-income families to keep them housed as the cost of living skyrockets in the capital city. Under a yearlong, $1 … more
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