Jerry Quijano

KUT Morning Newscast for January 13, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 13, 2023. Austin ISD Superintendent search continues. AISD raising teacher pay. Leander ISD instructional materials. 911 holiday hold times. Abandoned oil and gas wells.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 12, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 12, 2023. Austin Bergstrom update. Monkeypox Vaccines resuming. HACA waitlist open. Self driving car safety concerns. Leander ISD school board meeting. MLK day in Austin.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 11, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 11, 2023. Austin-Bergstrom delays. Hays County fentanyl overdoses. Austin ISD specialty programs. Williamson County water infrastructure improvements.

Austin’s Live Music Fund could get final approval from City Council next month

Established in September of 2019, the Live Music Fund is at last expected to receive final approval from City Council in February. It’s been a long process, affected like almost everything else, by the pandemic. Austin Monitor reporter Chad Swiatecki chats with Jerry Quijano about what’s come before in this process and what we can expect next.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 10, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 10, 2023. Homicide numbers down. Alex Gonzales Public Safety Commission. Creative Space Assistance Program. Pflugerville ISD school closures. Williamson County COVID-19 relief for water infrastructure improvements. Austin Water emergency winter kits. South by Southwest volunteers.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 9, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 9, 2023. ERCOT Texas Supreme Court. Austin ISD registration postponed. Voting Bills in the Texas Legislature. Rep. Hinojosa on school funding. COVID-19 Omicron sub-variant. UT mapping deep space. Longhorn Men’s Basketball.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 6, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 6, 2023. Blue Cross Blue Shield negotiating with Ascension. Leander Atmos Energy gas supply lapse. Teacher retention. Chris Beard fired. Texas Basketball double-header. Free week continues.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 4, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 4, 2023. TxDOT I-35 plan. Travis County rent relief. Crockett Gardens Falls collapse. Gunfire on New Years Eve. O’Henry museum reopens.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 3, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 3, 2023. Teacher compensation report. Uvalde families push for gun safety laws. Travis County Christmas tree disposal. Red River Free Week.

KUT Morning Newscast for January 2, 2023

Central Texas top stories for January 2, 2023. Legislature Books. I-35 Cap Plans. Crockett Gardens Falls Collapse. Vista Ridge High School Band in Rose Parade. New Years Closures.

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 22, 2022

Central Texas top stories for December 22, 2022. Extreme weather shelters open tonight in Austin after bumpy rollout. Williamson County prepares resources ahead of the freeze. Landlords shutting off water to prevent burst pipes violates state law. Protecting against carbon monoxide exposure during cold weather. 

KUT Morning Newscast for December 22, 2022

Central Texas top stories for December 22, 2022. Arctic freeze. Cold weather shelters. Protecting pipes. Airport cold weather preparations. Trail of Lights canceled. Hutto ISD bond.

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 21, 2022

Central Texas top stories for December 21, 2022. Lack of early weather shelter notifications is frustrating advocates. Arctic blast not expected to adversely affect ABIA. Protecting pipes and your home ahead of the cold snap. The City of Austin is not planning to treat roads ahead of cold weather. Barriers dividing parts of I-35 to pop-up along more roadways in Austin. Trail of Lights reopens tonight. 

KUT Morning Newscast for December 20, 2022

Central Texas top stories for December 20, 2022. Power grid ready for low temperatures. Cold weekend ahead. Austin ISD budget. Williamson County healthcare cost offset.

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 16, 2022

Austin ISD selects new interim superintendent. City audit finds extreme weather shelters haven’t been operating as needed. Capital Metro will not have holding cells in police station. AISD ends the possibility of partnership with semiconductor company. Texas volleyball plays for the national championship.

KUT Morning Newscast for December 16, 2022

Central Texas top stories for December 16, 2022. Rosewood rebuild. Austin ISD chooses interim superintendent. High school football state championships. UT Volleyball to NCAA Championship.