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 2021-09-16 13:01 

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Opinion: The imminent challenges for the ideal of 'out of many, one'...

We must focus on a less partisan and ideological approach if we are to avoid civic strife....

 2021-09-16 12:00 

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Lake Travis football seeks to bounce back in district opener...

San Marcos coming off first win, has RBs that could cause fits for Cavs' defense...

 2021-09-16 11:45 

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Austin FC's woes continue in 2-1 home loss to LAFC...

Club fell for the 10th time in the last 12 matches with a 2-1 loss to LAFC at Q2 Stadium...

 2021-09-16 06:40 

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Commentary: First Republicans came for abortion, now they're coming for birth control...

This Texas law bans almost all abortions since most women don't realize they are pregnant within the first six weeks....

 2021-09-16 02:18 

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Austin FC strikes deal with online gaming operator PointsBet...

As more states across the nation legalize sports gambling, Austin FC announced a new agreement with global online gaming operator PointsBet....

 2021-09-15 22:57 

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Pflugerville names Jason O'Malley as new police chief...

The city of Pflugerville names former Pflugerville Police Commander Jason O'Malley to serve as next police chief...

 2021-09-15 22:31 

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NASCAR's EchoPark Texas Grand Prix to return to Circuit of the Americas in March...

NASCAR released its 2022 schedule Wednesday with 39 Cup races, including a full weekend March 25-27 at Circuit of the Americas....

 2021-09-15 22:12 

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Mini-golf? Dripping Springs' Dreamland ups the ante on an old premise...

Upcoming National Miniature Golf Day (Sept. 21) is a big deal in these parts, one that will be celebrated throughout 64-acre Dreamland...

 2021-09-15 22:08 

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Justice Department to fight for emergency order to block Texas abortion ban enforcement...

The request came days after the Biden administration sued Texas over the restrictive abortion law....

 2021-09-15 21:50 

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Average homeowner will pay $27 more in Round Rock school taxes; tensions high over meeting capacity...

At a meeting fraught with COVID tensions, the Round Rock school board passed a tax rate that increase taxes for the average homeowner by $27....

 2021-09-15 21:45 

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Patriarch of Austin remodeling company CG&S Design-Build dies...

1928-2021: Clarence Guerrero built remodeling firm in East Austin starting in 1957. Now a third generation of his family is running the business....

 2021-09-15 21:19 

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What you need to know about celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in Austin this year...

Here's a list of events featuring live music, art, vendors, food and drinks to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Austin....

 2021-09-15 21:08 

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Hays school district temporarily closes elementary school in Kyle amid rise in COVID cases...

Tobias Elementary will close entirely because of a rise in COVID-19 cases. Students and staff will not be allowed to return to campus until Monday....

 2021-09-15 21:06 

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Buoyed by bullpen, late Round Rock season surge pushes club over .500...

Since sagging to 42-49 on Aug. 20, the Express are 15-7 and a game over .500 with 16 to play....

 2021-09-15 20:03 

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Bastrop volleyball drops five-set thriller to Weiss...

Bastrop lost a close District 18-5A volleyball match against Weiss 26-28, 25-22, 25-18, 11-25, 15-11 at home on Tuesday....

 2021-09-15 19:59 

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Chamber Chatter: Smithville Wingfest & Chili Cook-A-Roo, street dance on Sept. 25 on historic Main Street...

The 3rd Annual Smithville Wingfest & Chili Cook-A-Roo will be held Sept. 25 on historic Main Street from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m....

 2021-09-15 19:24 

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LBJ-Liberty Hill state-ranked tussle highlights Thursday's Central Texas football matchups...

Both Panthers and Jaguars are state-ranked in this week's poll and face off Thursday....

 2021-09-15 18:58 

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Bee Cave City Council selects engineer for bridge at Great Divide crossing...

The council voted in March to move forward with a bridge two years after the city annexed the land from Travis County....

 2021-09-15 17:55 

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TikTok challenge brings vandalism to Austin school district, officials say...

Schools are asking families to have conversations with their students about vandalism and remind them to report any suspicious activity....

 2021-09-15 17:51 

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COVID-19 vaccines to be offered at San Marcos High home football games...

Mano Amiga SM, in partnership with the San Marcos school district and Walgreens pharmacies, will host COVID-19 vaccine clinics at every home varsity football game this season, starting Friday....

 2021-09-15 17:09 

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Two new state office buildings north of Texas Capitol set to open by next summer...

Two office buildings under construction will house 3,000 employees by next year, part of a project to remake the area north of the Capitol....

 2021-09-15 16:59 

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Westwood volleyball sweeps aside Stony Point, remains unbeaten in district...

Setter Phia Parent, Warriors improve to 2-0 early in 25-6A race...

 2021-09-15 16:15 

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School records fall as Cedar Ridge volleyball drops Vista Ridge...

Setter Faith Cox sets new school mark with 57 assists as Raiders record 32 wins in a season for first time...

 2021-09-15 15:58 

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Ask us your questions on Austin police funding and reform a year after social justice protests...

Do you have questions concerning public safety in Austin, police reform and the Austin Police Department? Share them with us as we search for answers....

 2021-09-15 15:19 

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Westlake volleyball bounces back, sweeps Bowie...

Chaps shake off district-opening loss to Austin High...

 2021-09-15 15:03 

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Austin High rallies for elusive volleyball win over Lake Travis...

Maroons shake off slow start, make early statement in District 26-6A race...

 2021-09-15 14:52 

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In Austin, a self-driving car could soon deliver your Walmart order...

Ford, Argo AI and Walmart are partnering to launch a delivery service, which will debut in Austin, Miami and Washington....

 2021-09-15 14:00 

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'I am so heartbroken': Watching Kabul fall, Austin father recounts experience of fleeing Afghanistan...

Austin is expected to receive 185 Afghan refugees by the of September with hundreds more are expected to arrive across the state....

 2021-09-15 13:01 

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Letters to the editor: Another, more attractive side of Texas...

Austin American-Statesman Letters to the editor: Sept. 15, 2021...

 2021-09-15 13:00 

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Douthat: As America's longest war ends, what comes after the 9/11 era?...

A new book contends China's bid for mastery in Asia is the 21st century's most important threat. All other challenges are secondary:...

 2021-09-15 13:00 

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Editorial cartoon: Freedom...

Austin American-Statesman editorial cartoon, Sept. 15, 2021: Freedom...

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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Some APD officers are leaving but others are joining. How does the next generation see their role?...

Roughly 2,000 aspiring officers applied for the cadet class this spring, resulting in the most diverse Austin Police Department academy class ever....

 2021-09-15 11:01 

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Bohls: Thompson's time has come; Longhorns likely to play Big 12 brethren...

Longhorns expected to play Texas Tech, others but also a name-brand non-conference opponent each year, depending if SEC plays nine or 10 league games....

 2021-09-14 21:42 

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Texas State notebook: Bobcats hope overtime win becomes the spark needed to turn it around...

Spavital wasn't all smiles, however. Through two games, Texas State is 10-of-30 on third-down conversions, including a 5-of-14 clip against FIU....

 2021-09-14 21:22 

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Bastrop's 12th annual SlaterFest at American Legion Post 533 commemorates 9/11 anniversary...

Bastrop's 12th annual SlaterFest at American Legion Post 533 on Saturday offered live music from local bands while commemorating 9/11....

 2021-09-14 21:12 

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Man killed in Northeast Austin, police say; city's record-breaking homicide count rises to 61...

Austin police officers responded at 9:19 a.m. to the intersection of Cameron Road and Rutherford Lane, where they found a man with...

 2021-09-14 21:12 

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Austin FC coach Josh Wolff hopes quick three-day turnaround to start homestand spurs team...

It's the third matchup between the two clubs, with LAFC winning both previous contests 2-0, including the July 7 fixture at Q2 Stadium....

 2021-09-14 20:22 

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Austin wants to empower residents to stop anti-Asian violence, harassment: Find out how Thursday...

From March 19, 2020, to June 30, 2021, Texas had the fourth-highest number of hate incidents against people of Asian descent, according to one count....

 2021-09-14 20:13 

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Bastrop County Commissioners Court gets first look at proposed 1,200-acre development...

Developers for a proposed 1,200-acre development in Western Bastrop County presented their proposal to the Commissioners Court on Monday morning....

 2021-09-14 18:45 

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Travis County OKs plan to spend $110 million to house homeless...

The money comes from federal funds, and is to be spent on building 2,000 housing units for Austin's homeless population....

 2021-09-14 17:37 

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Austin area could move to safer pandemic stage by end of month, health chief says...

Austin Public Health would signal a downgrade to Stage 4 when the rolling seven-day average of new daily hospital admissions stays below 50....

 2021-09-14 16:31 

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Project Connect hosts first community design workshop on Thursday online...

Project Connect community design workshops will begin with the first session from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday via Zoom....

 2021-09-14 15:33 

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Smithville freshman Addison Waneck takes home top 10 finish...

Smithville freshman Addison Waneck takes home top 10 finish...

 2021-09-14 15:27 

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Smithville adapts on the fly in win over San Antonio Highlands...

Smithville adapts on the fly in win over San Antonio Highlands...

 2021-09-14 15:23 

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134ADII Update: Cuero continues to impress...

134ADII Update: Cuero continues to impress...

 2021-09-14 15:19 

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Bastrop volleyball falls to state-ranked Hendrickson...

Bears fall to state-ranked Hendrickson...

 2021-09-14 15:15 

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Bastrop football hopes to shake off non-district struggles...

Bears hope to shake off non-district struggles...

 2021-09-14 15:12 

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Cedar Creek football hoping to get healthy during bye week...

Eagles hoping to get healthy during bye week...

 2021-09-14 14:49 

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Lake Travis cross country teams each claim second, tennis team falls to Westwood...

Senior runner Gianna Keena claims second top-10 finish in as many races...

 2021-09-14 14:33 

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Nicholas downgraded to tropical storm; no rain expected in Austin on Tuesday...

The possibility of a wet week has disappeared and Tuesday will instead just be mostly cloudy, forecasters said....

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