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January 13, 2019 - 4:29 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A man in his 30s is recovering in the hospital after a shooting in southeast Austin early Sunday morning. Police and Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the 2200 block of East Riverside Drive around 1:45 a.m. Sunday. Medics reported sending a man in his 30s to Dell Seton Medical...
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January 12, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WILLIAMSON COUNTY (KJCE) -- One person is dead after a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon, Williamson County officials said. Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody said on Twitter that the accident happened around 12:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Hairy Man Road along Brushy Creek. First...
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January 10, 2019 - 8:04 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Prices at the pump are continuing to fall in the first full week of 2019, according to the latest numbers from AAA Texas. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel across the Austin-San Marcos metro area is $1.93 this week, down four cents from last week and 31 cents...
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courtesy San Marcos Police Department
January 05, 2019 - 11:19 am
SAN MARCOS (KJCE) -- A suspect was shot and killed by San Marcos police officers Friday night after trying to pull a gun on them during a traffic stop. San Marcos Police Chief Chase Stapp said just after 9:30 p.m., a 911 caller reported seeing a man shoot a handgun at a vehicle in the 100 block of...
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January 04, 2019 - 3:05 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Time is running out for Austin residents to recycle their live Christmas trees. The City of Austin has set up a recycling site at Zilker Park. Residents can drop their trees off Saturday and Sunday, January 5 and 6, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. each day. Residents should use the...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
January 04, 2019 - 2:55 pm
KYLE, Texas (KJCE) -- Officials are searching for a Kyle man missing since late last week. 32-year old Omar Maya-Rangel left his home in Kyle on December 28, according to the Hays County Sheriff's Office. His green Ford Expedition was found on Monday in Caldwell County just outside of San Marcos...
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Austin Police Department
January 03, 2019 - 2:26 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are still searching for clues in the death of a woman on New Year's Eve on the city's east side. Police found the body of 23-year old Nicole Coleman in the 7000 block of Ed Bluestein Boulevard around 5:30 p.m. December 31. Coleman's body was found in the woods with...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:53 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Gas prices are continuing their downward trend into the new year, according to the latest numbers from AAA Texas. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline in the Austin area is $1.97, down four cents from last week and 26 cents from a year ago. The statewide...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:47 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Heavy rains have caused the City to close the Barton Creek Greenbelt and Barton Springs Pool. Officials say the closures are due to fast moving water, damage from flooding, and debris on the greenbelt trails. For pool swimmers, Deep Eddy Pool will open at 6am until Barton Springs...
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courtesy Pedernales Fire Department
January 02, 2019 - 2:48 pm
TRAVIS COUNTY (KJCE) -- Crews are working to contain a possible propane leak after a tanker truck rolled over in west Travis County Wednesday afternoon. Austin-Travis County EMS says the call came in from the 4200 block of Bee Creek Road just after 1:30 p.m. Medics transported one patient from the...
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