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KUT Morning Newscast for August 17, 2022

Central Texas top stories for August 17, 2022. San Marcos voters will decide on decriminalizing marijuana this fall. Leander ISD’s new Early College High School. Lake Travis ISD bus driver shortage. Travis County methadone program. 

Texas Standard: February 19, 2016

We’re pretty familiar these days with the standard political party views on immigration but how have they evolved over the decades? We’ll explore. Also a state-led effort to prevent the need for foster care in some cases… we’ll take a look. Plus- are you snacking right now? How adult eating habits may be linked to some childhood experiences. Recognizing an uncomfortable piece of the past… that’s the struggle right now in one North Texas community. And… Friday means the Typewriter Rodeo and a look back at the week that was in Texas politics. It’s all ahead on today’s Texas Standard: