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Travis County Newswire

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  1. Travis County prosecutor arrested during a No Refusala weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KXAN-TV Austin

    A prosecutor with the Travis County District Attorney's Office was charged with driving while intoxicated on Sunday, according to the Austin Police Department. Police say 37-year-old Erika Hansen was arrested during the No Refusal initiative, where a total of 33 people were arrested over the weekend.

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  2. Officer-Involved Shooting in Northeast Austin 18-year-old black man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Manley said the 18-year-old began charging at the officer, at which point the officer fired his gun. Austin-Travis County medics responded to the scene at 10:26am and took the body to St. David's Round Rock Medical Center , where he died. Department ...

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  3. Register your youngsters for Vacation Station campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... call 361-826-3499. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  4. Ditches in a Flour Bluff neighborhood have had standing water for months.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... us," Stanley says. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  5. DPS chopper unavailable for CCPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... their concerns. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  6. Sunoco to layoff 161 Stripes employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... a two week period. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  7. What you need to know for Texas Primary Day - March 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, According to the ...

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  8. Cite and release ordinance needs county supportRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... invalid license. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  9. Students spearhead creation of prom for special need studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Oso High School. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Austin. According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, ...

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  10. Go to Texas Bar BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Texas Bar Journal

    ... more than 2,300 veterans with a wide variety of legal issues. This year, the program was expanded beyond Travis County through a grant by the Texas Access to Justice Foundation. The Free Legal Advice Clinic for Veterans will be offered soon in ...

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  11. Officer involved shooting on East Yager LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... the 300 block of East Yager. It is unclear if the officer or a civilian was injured. A spokesperson for Austin-Travis County EMS says a man was transported to St. David's Round Rock Medical Center with life-threatening injuries but it is unclear if ...

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  12. The first positive case of Zika virus has been confirmed in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    According to the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, a man, under the age of 50 contracted the virus while he was traveling in Colombia, This also comes on the heels of two Dallas County females who were found to be infected with the Zika virus. One was infected while traveling to Venezuela, the other though sexual contact with the infected traveler.

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  13. Austin's SH 71 Road Project Should Reduce Traffic JamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Construction Equipment Guide

    McCarthy Building Companies photo The project will include two new toll lanes, new bridges over FM 973 and SH 130, and ramps between toll lanes and the main lanes of SH 71 and SH 130. In addition, Presidential Boulevard and FM 973 will be widened.

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  14. Mosquito ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Valley Morning Star

    ... should be source reduction - eliminating possible breeding areas," Serna said. A statement from the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department this past week stated that an Austin man contracted the virus while traveling to Colombia. ...

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  15. Left in Texas Podcast: Ted Cruz' Dirty Tricks & Trouble Back in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Burnt Orange Report

    ... US Congress, the Texas Legislature, the Mayor of Austin.He currently serves as Communications Director for the Travis County Democratic Party. He is most interested in transportation, energy and technology issues. He also likes Texas Hold'em and ...

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  16. Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman transfers old problems to new jail: An EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Frasier is another monitor appointed to observe the jail in New Orleans. Frasier, who as the former sheriff of Travis County, Texas, oversaw the jail in Austin, said she's most disturbed by the underreporting of violence at the new jail in New ...

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  17. TOP releases report on inefficiency of development tax subsidiesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Off the Kuff

    ... of pages of contracts and compliance records from three Texas cities and county governments: Austin & Travis County, Houston & Harris County, and Dallas & Dallas County. Researchers also examined data from over a dozen local, state and federal ...

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  18. Judge sentences Weatherford man to life in prison for 10th DWIRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Community News

    District Judge Craig Towson sentenced a Weatherford man who pled guilty to his 10th driving while intoxicated offense to life in prison in a case that concluded late Wednesday afternoon in Weatherford. "With a 0.303 blood alcohol test, you're a second away from hurting someone really badly," Towson told Ivy Ray Eberhardt, 62, as he announced the sentence.

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  19. Con Mi Madre holds 2016 Corazon AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... ion will be honored, with our own Sally Hernandez hosting it all. According to research from the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department (HHSD) Hispanic teens are seven times more likely to get pregnant than whites in Travis County.

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  20. Zika detected in urine, saliva: top Brazilian researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Echo

    ... and the birth defect microcephaly is strongly suspected, though not yet scientifically proven. The Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department Thursday confirmed to WFAA's sister station in Austin, KVUE, that a man in Travis County has ...

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