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July 28, 2023

KUT Afternoon Newscast for July 28, 2023

By: Trey Shaar

Central Texas top stories for July 28, 2023. Amendment would allow more live music venues away from Downtown Austin area. Proposed Austin budget would consolidate equity offices. Del Valle ISD adding campus officers. ACC chancellor tapped to lead A&M Central Texas. We Luv Video opening tomorrow. I-35 closed in Georgetown next two nights. Austin Public Health trying to keep vaccines free for some. Trail to Q2 Stadium meeting tomorrow.


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June 24, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 24, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 24, 2024. Second person, a juvenile, taken into custody in Round Rock Juneteenth deadly gunfire incident. Central Texas moves into typical summer pattern earlier than used to be normal. Hays County Food Bank moving into bigger, better space as need grows. What to know about snakes now that they’re […]

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June 24, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 24, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 24, 2024. In Austin metro renters and homeowners are segregated; here’s why. Round Rock Police arrested a second suspect related to the shooting at the City’s the Juneteenth celebration. It’s officially summer, and here’s how the high temperatures affect those who work directly in the heat. The Zilker Eagle derailed, […]

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June 21, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 21, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 21, 2024. The Texas Medical Board has adopted a final rule intended to guide doctors in navigating the emergency medical exception to state abortion law. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is asking for another shot at throwing out Austin’s marijuana laws. The Austin ISD school board has adopted a […]

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June 21, 2024

Musicians, poets and artists remember the Summer of Love and Summer of Soul – and encourage us to keep them going

A group of poets, musicians and artists is celebrating the anniversaries of the Summer of Love and Summer of Soul at an upcoming event in Austin called “A Dozen Texas Voices Swing in the Key of Summer Love.” KUT’s Jennifer Stayton asked local poet and minister Terry Dawson, poet Griselda Jane Castillo and local musician […]

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June 21, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 21, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 21, 2024. Round Rock Police made an initial arrest after deadly gunfire at the city’s Juneteenth celebration. AISD adopted a budget proposal that includes a multimillion-dollar deficit. Texas workers are expecting federal heat protections. Microchip your pet this weekend in Hays County.

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June 20, 2024

Why are so many Central Texas school districts in a budget deficit?

The Austin ISD school board is expected to vote tonight to approve a budget for the next fiscal year. Like other districts throughout Central Texas, AISD is going to be millions of dollars in the hole, despite already identifying millions in spending cuts. KUT’s Becky Fogel reports on how so many districts ended up in […]

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June 20, 2024

KUT Afternoon Newscast for June 20, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 20, 2024. 17-year-old arrested in connection with deadly gunfire at Round Rock Juneteenth celebration. Austin Energy not raising pass-through fee this summer. Austin starts payments in guaranteed income program. Poll finds differing attitudes toward educational institutions based on political party. Summer solstice in Austin. 

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June 20, 2024

KUT Morning Newscast for June 20, 2024

Central Texas top stories for June 20, 2024. Austin AISD Board of trustees is expected to vote on a budget proposal tonight. The Texas Medical Board will consider guidance for doctors navigating the state’s abortion laws. Teachers and staff at AISD can apply for grants, the deadline is tomorrow. The Travis County Clerk’s Office will offer […]

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