Downtown Austin

Army Sgt. Daniel Perry
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 31, 2020 - 7:54 am
The man who shot and killed Garrett Foster during a downtown Austin protest last Saturday has identified himself through his attorney.
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 26, 2020 - 5:36 pm
Austin Police provided an update on a deadly shooting during protests in downtown Austin Saturday evening.
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Police lights
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 26, 2020 - 12:20 am
One person is dead after a shooting in downtown Austin Saturday evening.
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Protests in downtown Austin
Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via USA TODAY NETWORK
Talk 1370 Newsroom
May 31, 2020 - 5:35 pm
Despite an official protest being canceled, protesters continued to gather Sunday in downtown Austin for a third day.
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courtesy CapMetro
March 25, 2019 - 8:58 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Officials will break ground Monday on a new downtown rail station for Capital Metro's MetroRail. The new station will increase capacity at the downtown station, offer larger platforms and a signature public plaza. The station will take over 4th Street between Red River and Trinity...
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March 16, 2019 - 9:19 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Three people were injured early Saturday morning after being shot in downtown Austin. Police and EMS responded to the 600 block of North Interstate 35 northbound, near the Wendy's restaurant between Sixth and Seventh Streets just after 2:45 a.m. Austin-Travis County EMS said all...
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City of Austin
May 09, 2018 - 7:56 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Free daytime parking is a thing of the past in downtown Austin, east of I-35. Beginning this week, on-street metered hours have been extended to Monday through Saturday, from 8 a.m. until midnight. The changes are in an area bordered by I-35 to Chicon and East 11th Street to Lady...
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Austin Fire Department
April 25, 2018 - 11:30 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Some evacuations were being ordered late Wednesday morning after crews struck a gas line in downtown Austin. Austin Fire says the 2-inch gas line was ruptured near 11th Street and Guadalupe Street. Crews clamped the line around 11:15 a.m. No injuries were reported, but...
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March 24, 2018 - 2:58 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- It's stood for more than 40 years in downtown Austin; Sunday morning, Ashbel Smith Hall will be reduced to a pile of rubble in less than 15 seconds. An implosion of the building, located at 601 Colorado Street, is scheduled for 8 a.m. Sunday morning. Built in 1974 and once the home...
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September 08, 2017 - 8:06 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have announced the results of a targeted crackdown on drug dealing around the ARCH center downtown. APD's Street Narcotics unit bean the multi-week operation in June; police say over the last three years, approximately 86 different drug dealers were identified and...
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