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September 21, 2022

Indigenous tribe renews yearslong fight to reclaim human remains from UT

By: Riane Roldan

For the past six years, the Miakan-Garza Band, a Coahuiltecan tribe in San Marcos, has been petitioning UT to return human remains to them for reburial. They believe the ancient remains, all found in Hays County, are their ancestors.


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December 5, 2023

KUT Morning Newscast for December 5, 2023

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December 4, 2023

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 4, 2023

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December 4, 2023

KUT Morning Newscast for December 4, 2023

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December 1, 2023

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 1, 2023

Central Texas top stories for December 1, 2023. Local officials say they’re better prepared for severe winter weather. UT Austin preparing to comply with new DEI laws. Businesses spending next 12 days helping Esperanza Community. I-35 closures in Austin Saturday night. Austin airport looking to get new cooling system for terminal. More Leander students taking […]

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KUT Morning Newscast for November 30, 2023

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KUT Afternoon Newscast for November 29, 2023

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