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KUT Afternoon Newscast for July 27, 2023

Central Texas top stories for July 27, 2023. Speed monitoring signs part of Texas effort to reduce speeding. Flash drought worsening in Central Texas. Proposed increase for Austin Police budget getting criticism. Austin gets $65 million to address homelessness. Gas prices seeing rapid rise. Elgin ISD expands clear backpack policy. Hamilton Pool partially reopens for swimming.

KUT Morning Newscast for July 20, 2022

Central Texas top storied for July 20, 2022. Austin ISD’s Board of Trustees may delay their vote on 2022 bond package proposals. Several area school districts will require clear backpacks for the upcoming school year. Hays County Commissioners are considering hiring more school resource officers. Advocacy groups in Austin are pushing for more funding for inclement weather shelters in the city’s upcoming budget.

KUT Afternoon Newscast for July 19, 2022

Central Texas top stories for July 19, 2022. Excessive Heat Warning today until tomorrow night for Austin area. New clear backpack rules. Bond work session tonight for AISD Board. Future funding for cooling centers. Census of Austin music scensters. Gas prices falling closer to $4.