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 2021-10-21 12:00 

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Cedar Park-Pflugerville highlights Thursday high school football games slate in Central Texas...

Here are the games of the day, a position by position breakdown....

 2021-10-21 11:40 

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Two quick early second-half goals seal Austin FC's fate in 4-0 loss to San Jose...

El Tree lose 4-0, dropping to 2-11-2 away from Q2 Stadium...

 2021-10-21 11:01 

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Upon Further Review: One year later, LBJ football has unfinished (state) business to handle...

LBJ was expected to take a few steps back in 2021, but the Jaguars are 7-0 and looking to stay No. 1 in the state in Class 4A DI....

 2021-10-21 11:00 

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What Colin Powell's death tells us about COVID-19 and people who are immunocompromised...

Powell is among the most prominent American leaders to die from COVID-19. Conservative pundits said his death raised questions about vaccine efficacy....

 2021-10-20 23:48 

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Tesla still not giving many details about HQ move to Austin...

Tesla held its third-quarter earnings call with shareholders Wednesday as Elon Musk works to move the company's headquarters from California to Texas....

 2021-10-20 23:35 

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Williamson County to readjust mental health calls when Round Rock forms its own unit...

With Round Rock forming its own mental health crisis unit, Williamson County officials said this week it would dissolve its mobile outreach team....

 2021-10-20 22:36 

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Golden: All of the hottest NBA storylines this season are off the court...

NBA predictions: Nets over Lakers for the title, Kevin Durant for MVP, Cade Cunningham for top rookie, Rudy Robert for top defensive player....

 2021-10-20 22:30 

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Rockne News: From the ranch to the stage, Def Leggend lead singer hits the right tone...

During weekdays Watterson resident Wes Willenberg sells ag supplies but on weekends he's the frontman for Def Leggend, a Def Leppard tribute band....

 2021-10-20 21:20 

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Austin records 100th traffic death of the year, most killed on city roadways since 2015...

The number of traffic deaths in Austin have seesawed over the past 20 years but reached triple digits in 2015. There have been 100 so far in 2021....

 2021-10-20 20:56 

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Chamber Chatter: Second annual Smithville Golf Tournament winners named...

Twenty teams played Friday at the second annual Smithville Golf Tournament at ColoVista Golf Course....

 2021-10-20 20:36 

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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick wants fourth special session for election audit, higher penalties for illegal voting...

Dan Patrick wants Gov. Greg Abbott to task lawmakers with increasing penalties for voting illegally and with authorizing an audit of the 2020 election....

 2021-10-20 19:40 

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Bastrop currently sitting on outside of volleyball playoff berth...

Bastrop currently sitting on outside of playoff bubble...

 2021-10-20 18:32 

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Exhibit in San Marcos celebrates indigenous community...

The Indigenous Cultures Institute and the Council for the Indigenous and Tejano Community are collaborating to highlight Indigenous Peoples Day in San Marcos....

 2021-10-20 15:20 

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Cedar Ridge stuns Westwood, moves within one game of volleyball playoffs...

In other action, Round Rock rolls and Rouse sweeps rival Cedar Park...

 2021-10-20 14:44 

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Lake Travis volleyball stretches home win streak to 30 against San Marcos...

Cavs remain tied with Austin High for first; loss leaves Rattlers in battle for fourth with Hays...

 2021-10-20 14:00 

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Fact-check: Does the Pfizer vaccine contains living organisms that can cause sickness?...

In a 17-minute video, a Swedish doctor claims to show living microorganisms in the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, which he said can lead to illness....

 2021-10-20 14:00 

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Riding e-commerce boom, Austin's Profound Commerce raises $53 million to continue growth...

Austin-based Profound Commerce is acquiring and growing brands that sell their products on Amazon — and it is growing swiftly....

 2021-10-20 13:05 

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Letters to the editor: The irony in messages about government overreach...

Austin American-Statesman Letters to the editor: Oct. 20, 2021...

 2021-10-20 13:05 

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Early breast cancer screening can save lifes...

Screening can help find cancer earlier when treatment is more likely to be successful....

 2021-10-20 13:01 

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Editorial cartoon: Colin Powell...

Austin American-Statesman editorial cartoon, Oct. 20, 2021: Colin Powell...

 2021-10-20 13:00 

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Texas voters to decide whether to raise state homestead exemption from $25K to $40K...

Texas Lawmakers approved a bill that would let voters decide whether to lower their property tax bills by increasing the state's homestead exemption....

 2021-10-20 12:45 

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

Here's how many Travis County residents have received the COVID-19 vaccine as of Oct. 19, according to data....

 2021-10-20 11:02 

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Opinion: Colin Powell taught me to put country over party...

Although Colin Powell eventually renounced the Republican Party, at one time he was a very loyal member....

 2021-10-19 23:24 

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F1 at COTA: Here is the schedule, how to get tickets, how to park, how to watch...

Formula one is coming to Austin. Here is how to get tickets to the F1 United States Grand Prix, purchase parking, get a shuttle pass and watch on TV....

 2021-10-19 21:11 

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'Sorry ... Not Sorry!': Hanging Halloween effigy draws some residents' ire in Bastrop...

A hanging effigy intended as a Halloween display by a Bastrop business led many passersby to interpret the hanging hay-filled body as a lynching....

 2021-10-19 21:04 

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Dealing with a close loss? Texas State has had plenty of experience at it under Spavital...

Last Saturday's 31-28 loss to Troy was the fifth loss of three points or less since 2019, Jake Spavital's first season. He's 3-1 in overtime games....

 2021-10-19 21:01 

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21 passengers walk away with no major injuries after fiery Texas plane crash...

The MD-87 plane was carrying 21 people when it rolled through a fence and caught fire while trying to take off for Boston Tuesday....

 2021-10-19 20:23 

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Tom Leonard, superintendent of Westlake schools, to retire in January 2023...

Eanes Independent School District Superintendent Tom Leonard will retire with a replacement taking reins next school year with Leonard as an advisor....

 2021-10-19 20:03 

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Early voting in Austin is now open. What to know about November's election before you head to the polls...

Want to know when early voting is in Austin, Travis and surrounding counties? Or what's going to be on your ballot? We've got you covered....

 2021-10-19 19:05 

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Lakeway City Council approves zoning for the Square at Lohmans project...

Legend Communities Inc. has committed to putting in four lane roads for both major thoroughfare extensions at no cost to Lakeway....

 2021-10-19 17:42 

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Bastrop district expands STEM programs in schools...

Six Bastrop district schools have adopted a new STEM program, offering students in grades lower than ninth new options....

 2021-10-19 17:31 

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Latinitas hosts Startup Chica Nacional virtual conference on Saturday...

Latinitas announced that a Startup Chica Nacional virtual conference will run from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday...

 2021-10-19 17:02 

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A primer to the turtles of Lady Bird Lake...

All over Lady Bird Lake, walkers, paddlers and cyclists can spy turtles basking on logs and swimming just under the surface....

 2021-10-19 17:00 

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Bastrop's De'mire Thompson runs wild to earn player of the week honors; game balls awarded...

The Bastrop Bear junior De'mire Thompson rushed 31 times for 269 yards and accounted for all three TDs during a 21-18 victory over East View....

 2021-10-19 16:42 

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Attending Formula One this weekend? Here's what you need to know about COVID protocols, safety...

Headed to Formula One at Circuit of the Americas this weekend? Bring along a mask and a negative COVID-19 test for the venue's indoor spaces....

 2021-10-19 16:32 

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Planned Parenthood's CEO will be among South by Southwest keynote speakers in 2022...

After past two festivals limited by COVID, Austin event still aims to take place in person in 2022....

 2021-10-19 16:23 

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Defensive pressure propelling Lake Travis into big game against Bowie...

Coach Hank Carter hopes defense continues big-play ways against 6-1 Bowie...

 2021-10-19 16:22 

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District 26-6A football update: Bowie rebounds while Lake Travis, Westlake roll...

San Marcos, Del Valle meet with possible playoff spot on line...

 2021-10-19 16:20 

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District 25-6A football update: Stony Point sets up big game against Round Rock...

Vandegrift remains in control of district after win over Cedar Ridge...

 2021-10-19 16:18 

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Vandegrift, Round Rock dominate District 25-6A cross country meet...

Vandegrift's Kevin Sanchez, Caitlin Garrett win individual honors...

 2021-10-19 16:18 

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District 26-6A volleyball update: Lake Travis staking claim to first place...

Samantha Unbehagen helps Austin High to pair of wins as Maroons remain tied with LT atop standings...

 2021-10-19 16:16 

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Round Rock volleyball update: Vandegrift holds one-game lead entering home stretch in 25-6A...

Westwood, Round Rock could determine second seed in season finale...

 2021-10-19 16:16 

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Lake Travis sports update: Tennis team advances to meet Westwood...

Girls basketball to begin preseason workouts; boys golf competing at Falconhead...

 2021-10-19 16:15 

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Westlake sports update: Chaps advance to third round of state playoffs...

Swimming and diving team places fifth at Houston-area meet; girls basketball tips off soon...

 2021-10-19 16:14 

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Westlake girls, Lake Travis boys win district cross-country titles...

Austin High, Bowie qualify for regionals in both boys, girls races...

 2021-10-19 16:00 

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Ann Richards' Nora Willis tabbed as volleyball player of the week; Thrall wins team honor...

Ann Richards' Mora Willis is averaging 3.7 kills per set and 2.3 digs per set for the defending district champions who are currently in second place....

 2021-10-19 15:37 

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Greg Casar, Eddie Rodriguez considering congressional run...

Casar and Rodriguez, both Democrats, are considering running for the 35th Congressional District, which runs from East Austin to San Antonio....

 2021-10-19 15:00 

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High prices and depleted shelves: Here's why the supply chain is a mess...

Experts say it could take months to work through the supply chain backlogs exacerbated by labor shortages and other pandemic-related disruptions....

 2021-10-19 14:18 

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Smithville cross-country runners qualify for regional meet...

Smithville runners qualify for regional meet...

 2021-10-19 14:14 

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Smithville football has one more challenge before massive showdown...

Tigers have one more challenge before massive showdown...

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