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The 19 candidates running for five seats on the Austin City Council have so far netted nearly $931,000 in contributions.


The District 10 race accounted for upwards of half of all funds raised so far with more than $400,000.

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By Abby Livingston

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The Texas Army National Guard dispatched troops to the state Capitol in June amid protests over the death of George Floyd.

The Texas Army National Guard said Monday that it had been ordered by Gov. Greg Abbott to dispatch 1,000 troops to five major cities across the state, including Austin, in connection with the election.

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Cold weather is finally hitting Austin, which means it's time to enjoy staying at home and bundling up with some cozy meals.

If you haven't become the cook of your dreams since the pandemic hit, now is the perfect time to try out these recipes which will surely warm your belly.

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The future of Hancock Golf Course in Central Austin has drawn strong neighborhood interest.

Two virtual community meetings scheduled Monday and Thursday about the future of Hancock Golf Course have been canceled because too many people signed up to attend.

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The Central Austin Public Library, located on 710 W. César Chávez St., was vandalized with red paint this morning.

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Minister of Culture Matthew McConaughey talks preserving Austin culture on Joe Rogan podcast

Academy-award winning actor Matthew McConaughey explains his goals for Austin, in his role as the minister of culture of the University of Texas, and what it means to be an Austinite on Joe Rogan's podcast.

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A second, stronger cold front is expected to hit tonight—bringing chilly weather through at least the rest of the week and rainy weather through Wednesday.

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