KUT News Now

KUT News Now > All Episodes

December 29, 2023

KUT Afternoon Newscast for December 29, 2023

By: Juan Garcia

Central Texas top stories for December 29, 2023. Rents in Austin went down in 2023. City workers set to return to in-person work. Low fire danger for New Year’s eve fireworks. Sugar Bowl preview.


Episodes

June 12, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 12, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 12, 2024. A man who allegedly killed six and left three others injured in San Antonio and Austin in 2023 will face capital murder in Bexar County. A Texas Senate committee meets today to talk about what can be done to bolster the state power grid. Learn more about how you […]

Listen

June 11, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 11, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 11, 2024. Austin Water is likely to increase rates in 2025. How to stay cool in San Marcos as the temperatures rise. There are more than 13-hundred pets at Austin’s animal shelter still in need of forever homes. The City of Georgetown is looking to cut down the amount […]

Listen

June 11, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 11, 2024 

Central Texas top stories for June 11, 2024. Texas Health and Human Services Commission is under pressure to comply with federal SNAP requirements. Low water levels in Lake Travis might make it difficult to draw water from the lake this summer. An asphalt cooling program is about to get started in Southeast Austin. Texas ranked 43rd […]

Listen

June 10, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 10, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 10, 2024. Austin’s interim Police Chief will not apply for the permanent job. An attempt to remove Travis County DA José Garza from office may be dismissed soon. Almost 200 Austin Pets Alive workers have voted to unionize. Lower prices at the pump are set to continue. The Zilker […]

Listen

June 10, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 10, 2024 

Central Texas top stories for June 10, 2024. UT Austin started disciplinary proceeding against students arrested at pro-Palestinian protests. AISD is trying to reduce how often Black students and students with disabilities are disciplined. The City of Leander is looking to decrease its overall water consumption by two percent by 2029. More Austin pools open […]

Listen

June 7, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 7, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 7, 2024. Austin Public Health has found a second mosquito pool infected with West Nile Virus. Folks who get insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas could soon lose access to in-network benefits at Baylor Scott & White Health facilities. A near-miss between two large planes at Austin’s […]

Listen

June 7, 2024

How one Austin neighborhood paved the way for a culture of central air conditioning

Seventy years ago, 21 families took part in an experiment in Austin. They were testing something most of us would say we can’t live without today. KUT’s Audrey McGlinchy has this story.

Listen

June 7, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 7, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 7, 2024. Austin Water is asking Austinites in the southwest area of the city to conserve water today. Austin ISD needs to slash millions in costs and increase revenue to offset budget deficit. Bird flu detected in Austin wastewater but public health authority says risk of contracting the virus […]

Listen