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 2021-11-04 12:40 

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Moore about Bastrop: Scary competition: Bastrop homeowners do it big for Halloween...

With Halloween behind us, Bastrop's offerings continue with First Friday, recreation....

 2021-11-04 12:00 

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Weiss and Georgetown clash highlights Thursday's high school football slate...

Eagles and Wolves meet in top of the district standings tussle....

 2021-11-04 11:00 

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UIL enrollment figures to determine which Austin-area high schools will move up or down in class...

Some schools dread the day of reclassification and realignment. Some look forward to it. It's all about moving up and down the classes....

 2021-11-04 10:00 

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Opinion: TEA returned money to help students. Where did it go?...

The TEA's practice shortchanges Texas children and cannot be allowed to continue....

 2021-11-04 06:19 

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Opinion: Donald Trump can't handle the truth...

Trump apparently cooked up the idea for his own social media network after being kicked off Twitter and Facebook....

 2021-11-03 21:53 

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'What do you want us to do now?': Leander school district examines options after bond election fails for new schools...

A $727.2 million bond proposition to pay for five new schools in the Leander school district failed with voters on Tuesday....

 2021-11-03 20:33 

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Texas Democrats allege discrimination, challenge redistricting measures in 3 new lawsuits...

The federal lawsuits argue that Republicans in the Texas Legislature drew political districts in a discriminatory way....

 2021-11-03 20:07 

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St. Michael's Catholic Academy breaks ground on new experiential learning building...

Short for the Hub for Advanced Learning, HALO will include a research hub and will provide authentic learning experiences....

 2021-11-03 20:05 

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New University of Texas supercomputer to be one of nation's most powerful...

Dubbed Lonestar6, it will be the seventh-fastest supercomputer at a U.S. university, according to the University of Texas....

 2021-11-03 19:25 

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Where to get a COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11 in Austin...

You can now get your elementary school child vaccinated. Here's how to do it...

 2021-11-03 18:12 

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Chamber Chatter: With event-heavy October behind us, Smithville prepares for holidays...

October was absolutely packed with events and programs: ribbon cuttings, committee meetings, workforce training planning and so much more....

 2021-11-03 17:30 

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Keep Aging Weird's 10th birthday party takes place Nov. 10...

The Keep Aging Weird 10th birthday party will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Norris Conference Center in North Austin....

 2021-11-03 17:00 

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Texas high school football stats: Austin-area top passers, rushers, receivers, tacklers through Week 9...

Here are the Austin-area high school football stat leaders in rushing, passing, receiving and tackling through Week 9....

 2021-11-03 16:28 

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Special Olympics Texas bringing state games to Lake Travis area in February...

The Special Olympic state games in February in Bee Cave and Lakeway will include volleyball, powerlifting and floorball, with and between 800 and 1,200 athletes expected to participate....

 2021-11-03 16:23 

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Bastrop volleyball takes down No. 12 Anderson for historic playoff win...

Bears take down No. 12 Anderson for historic playoff win...

 2021-11-03 16:22 

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Strong cold front soaks Austin area with more than inch of rain, brings chillier temperatures...

Doppler radar images showed a band of storms, stretching from Boerne to Bryan, soaking the Austin metro area as it swept toward Houston Wednesday....

 2021-11-03 15:32 

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Westwood volleyball upsets Austin High in playoff-opening thriller...

Alex Kriz fires 21 kills as Warriors knock off No. 18 Maroons, advance to second round...

 2021-11-03 15:16 

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Travis County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 66% of people fully vaccinated...

Here are the latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Travis County, Texas, as of Nov. 2:...

 2021-11-03 15:00 

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San Marcos elections: Prather, Gleason seated to City Council; two charter amendments fail...

Voters select incumbent Mark Gleason and former councilman Jude Prather to be seated on the dais with lots of changes coming to the city charter....

 2021-11-03 14:55 

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Have you seen this man?: Image of arson suspect in Central Austin synagogue fire released...

Austin firefighters say the man was seen on security video carrying a 5-gallon fuel container as he walked up to Congregation Beth Israel on Sunday....

 2021-11-03 14:40 

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Lake Travis volleyball shows off firepower while sweeping Cedar Ridge...

'This team is the best team I've played on,' says Cav libero Emily Contreras...

 2021-11-03 14:00 

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Fact-check: Will spike proteins generated through COVID vaccines cause illnesses to spread in schools?...

The post is false: spike proteins generated by the body through the COVID-19 vaccine will not cause illnesses to 'spread like wildfire in schools.'...

 2021-11-03 13:42 

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Round Rock outlasts Westlake in volleyball playoff thriller...

Dragons rally in fifth set to claim win in first-round Class 6A contest...

 2021-11-03 13:00 

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Letters to the editor: Texans' safety at the expense of politics...

Austin American-Statesman Letters to the editor: Nov. 3, 2021...

 2021-11-03 11:00 

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Buda voters give overwhelming 'Yes' to $90 million bond package to improve roads and parks...

Buda's nearly $90 million bond package that will improve road and parks has received overwhelming support with LaVonia Horne-Williams elected to the city council....

 2021-11-03 10:12 

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West Lake Hills voters approve all 3 propositions on infrastructure...

Residents voted on two big infrastructure bonds for road and drainage projects and a new municipal complex....

 2021-11-03 06:03 

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Wimberley school board election: Campbell secures another term; Cross, Justus join ranks...

According to results, Justus edged out Olson with 51.41% of the vote. Campbell earned 53.98% of the vote over Gretchen Holtsinger and Cross got 51.61% over Edmond Moreland....

 2021-11-03 05:52 

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In Rollingwood's first contested election in 6 years, newcomers claim council seats in six-way race...

Six candidates ran for three open seats on the Rollingwood City Council. The main issues this election are infrastructure and transparency....

 2021-11-03 05:47 

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Jake French wins District 6 race for Georgetown City Council...

Jake French, a 34-year-old construction project manager, has won the District 6 race for Georgetown City Council against Chere Heintzmann....

 2021-11-03 05:05 

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Incumbent Rick Koch holds off challengers, secures second term on Kyle City Council...

Koch has garnered just over 35% of the vote with Parsley following behind with 28%. Kaufman has 22.8% of the vote and Wills has 13.84%....

 2021-11-03 05:00 

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Lake Travis voters have their two cents, approve measure to keep more tax dollars in local schools...

Voters in the Lake Travis school district voted to protect additional funds from state recapture....

 2021-11-02 22:18 

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Austin Animal Services investigating report of Halloween monkey bite tied to Texas assistant coach...

Austin Animal Services received a report that a monkey bit a child on Halloween. The monkey reportedly belongs to Danielle Thomas, girlfriend of Texas football coach Jeff Banks....

 2021-11-02 21:44 

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After Texas State's shutout loss, athletic director releases statement: 'We must do better'...

Don Coryell remained supportive of coach Jake Spavital, who is 7-25 with the Bobcats (2-6, 1-3 Sun Belt)....

 2021-11-02 20:20 

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Elgin is hosting its first Dia de los Muertos celebration Thursday and Friday...

The city of Elgin is hosting its first celebration of Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, on Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m....

 2021-11-02 19:33 

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Election Day 2021: See live results for Austin area races, Texas propositions and more...

Austin voters make their way to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots for local and statewide elections....

 2021-11-02 19:00 

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Fact-check: Does the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine cause blood clotting 'in a minute or two'?...

In an interview on InfoWars, the conspiracy-oriented site run by Alex Jones, a doctor says the Pfizer vaccine causes blood to clot....

 2021-11-02 18:00 

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Artists unveil monarch butterfly mural at Linder Elementary in Austin...

Austin artists Armando Martinez, Serena Tijerina, Rage Mendoza and Shawn Rendon created monarch butterfly mural at Linder Elementary in Austin....

 2021-11-02 17:43 

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Bastrop serves up a scary good time at Boo Fest at Mayfest Park...

Bastrop's Boo Fest, a drive-thru event at Mayfest Park, had a strong turnout. The free trick-or-treat event was presented by the Bastrop Fire Dept....

 2021-11-02 17:19 

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Cedar Ridge leads playoff hopefuls as girls basketball season begins...

Defending champion Vista Ridge, Westwood replacing key parts...

 2021-11-02 17:00 

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Hays' Chris Bruce stars on defense and offense to win player of the week; other game balls awarded...

Hays' junior Chris Bruce rushed for 220 yards, caught three passes for 91 yards and registered eight tackles in a 76-54 victory over Del Valle....

 2021-11-02 16:56 

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TxDOT completes RM 2222 road-widening project...

The Texas Department of Transportation celebrated the completion of the RM 2222 project from Bonaventure Drive to Ribelin Ranch Drive with a ribbon-cutting on Friday....

 2021-11-02 16:07 

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Westlake girls ready for 'normalcy' as basketball season begins...

Although still young, more seasoned squad has high expectations...

 2021-11-02 16:00 

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Liberty Hill's Ailie Hair named volleyball player of the week; Lake Travis nabs team honors...

A 6-0 senior middle blocker, Ailie Hair had 11 kills and 11 defensive touches including five blocks in a Panther win over Cedar Park Friday night....

 2021-11-02 15:53 

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Westlake freshman Sophie Wollan pushing into state cross-country meet...

Three years after first running with her father, lone Chap at state meet hopes to contend for top 20 spot...

 2021-11-02 15:47 

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Noteworthy rainfall and warmer temperatures: This look back at Austin's October weather may surprise you...

Just days before the month ended, it was on track to be the fourth-warmest October, but then a rainy cold front rolled through Austin....

 2021-11-02 15:34 

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Cedar Creek boys basketball on the hunt for 2nd playoff appearance in 3 years...

Eagles on the hunt for 2nd playoff appearance in 3 years...

 2021-11-02 15:32 

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More than bragging rights on the line when Bastrop, Cedar Creek football collide...

More than bragging rights on the line when Bears, Eagles collide...

 2021-11-02 15:30 

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Smithville football looks to bounce back in regular-season finale...

The Tigers (7-2 overall, 3-1 in district) play host to rival La Grange in a battle for second place in the district on Friday....

 2021-11-02 15:28 

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District 13-4A, Division II update: Gobblers star shines on biggest stage...

District 13-4A, Division II update: Gobblers star shines on biggest stage...

 2021-11-02 15:22 

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District 26-6A football update: Battle of the Lakes caps regular season...

Bowie trounces San Marcos; Akins meet for final playoff spot...

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