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Oh, <i>This</i> $20 Electric Bill Hike?
Oh, This $20 Electric Bill Hike?
It’s on top of the other one

News, Sept. 29, 2022

In the Wake of COVID Seton Nurses Unionize
In the Wake of COVID Seton Nurses Unionize
The new union wants reasonable shifts, cost-of-living wage adjustments

News, Sept. 29, 2022

TribFest Recap: Can Texas Plan Properly for Droughts and Floods to Come?
TribFest Recap: Can Texas Plan Properly for Droughts and Floods to Come?
Are we "thinking as preciously about water as we can"?

News, Sept. 25, 2022

TribFest: Oil Terminal Protest Interrupts Buttigieg’s Q&A (But He Doesn’t Mind)
TribFest: Oil Terminal Protest Interrupts Buttigieg’s Q&A (But He Doesn’t Mind)
Transport secretary: "I hear you" about Gulf Coast project

News, Sept. 23, 2022

Austin Aquarium Under Scrutiny Again After PETA Investigation
Austin Aquarium Under Scrutiny Again After PETA Investigation
One fish, two fish, red fish, dead fish

News, Sept. 22, 2022

Animals, Society, and Race at Huston-Tillotson
Animals, Society, and Race at Huston-Tillotson
New course tackles how animal welfare work intersects with racism

News, Sept. 22, 2022

Election Ticker: Erica Nix Drops Out, Poll Watchers Get Trained and More
Election Ticker: Erica Nix Drops Out, Poll Watchers Get Trained and More
The biggest news in local races this week

News, Sept. 8, 2022

Revew: The Good Boss
The Good Boss
Spanish workplace comedy shows the perils of imbalance

Movie Review, Sept. 2, 2022

Austin Energy's Proposed Rate Change Draws Controversy
Austin Energy's Proposed Rate Change Draws Controversy
Critics say the base rate increase will hurt low-income customers

News, Sept. 1, 2022

Narcan Vending Machine Lands Outside Sunrise Navigation Center
Narcan Vending Machine Lands Outside Sunrise Navigation Center
The lifesaving medication is free and in high demand

News, Sept. 1, 2022

Homelessness and Mobility Top District 5 and 8 Issues
Homelessness and Mobility Top District 5 and 8 Issues
A southwest state of mind

News, Aug. 25, 2022

AISD's Largest Bond Ever to Fix Infrastructure Comes to the Polls
AISD's Largest Bond Ever to Fix Infrastructure Comes to the Polls
ACC adds campuses

News, Aug. 25, 2022

Revew: The Legend of Molly Johnson
The Legend of Molly Johnson
Australian period drama explores the frontier's racism and sexism

Movie Review, Aug. 19, 2022

Cap Metro Says Free Fares “Infeasible” Despite Advocate Push
Cap Metro Says Free Fares “Infeasible” Despite Advocate Push
Hot weather makes free rides more important

News, Aug. 18, 2022

AISD Board OKs District’s Largest Bond Package Ever
AISD Board OKs District’s Largest Bond Package Ever
Chasing equity

News, Aug. 18, 2022

Texas Is Burning and There’s No End in Sight, Yet
Texas Is Burning and There’s No End in Sight, Yet
Record heat, no rain make wildfires rage

News, Aug. 11, 2022

Via 313 Workers Unionized and the Whole Service Industry's Invited
Via 313 Workers Unionized and the Whole Service Industry's Invited
A slice of the pie

News, Aug. 11, 2022

The State of Monkeypox in Austin
The State of Monkeypox in Austin
Case numbers are low, but so is vaccine supply

News, Aug. 11, 2022

Austin’s Animal Shelters Struggle to Uphold No-Kill Reputation in the Face of Overcrowding
Austin’s Animal Shelters Struggle to Uphold No-Kill Reputation in the Face of Overcrowding
How overcrowding and mismanagement of Austin Animal Center and Austin Pets Alive! have them struggling to keep up

News, Aug. 4, 2022

ERCOT Asked and Texas Listened, and the Power Stayed On
ERCOT Asked and Texas Listened, and the Power Stayed On
Strain on the grid continues, but without devastation so far

News, July 14, 2022

SCOTUS Hobbles EPA, but Climate Tools Remain
SCOTUS Hobbles EPA, but Climate Tools Remain
Green raw deal

News, July 14, 2022

Indoor Queers Club
Indoor Queers Club
Stay home and cool off with Qmmunity’s movie, book, and TV recs

Qmmunity, July 13, 2022

Amid Texas Heat Wave ERCOT Asks Texans to Conserve Energy, With Possibility of Rolling Blackouts
Amid Texas Heat Wave ERCOT Asks Texans to Conserve Energy, With Possibility of Rolling Blackouts
Updated: Record demand and low wind generation strain grid

News, July 11, 2022

Violet Crown Amphitheater Plans Proceed With “Some Changes”
Violet Crown Amphitheater Plans Proceed With “Some Changes”
It's been a rocky road for the planned development off Highway 71

News, June 30, 2022

No Bottle Rockets on a Too-Dry July 4 Weekend
No Bottle Rockets on a Too-Dry July 4 Weekend
Voluntary agreement stops sales of "rockets and missiles"

News, June 30, 2022

No Bottle Rockets on a Drought-Stricken July Fourth Weekend
No Bottle Rockets on a Drought-Stricken July Fourth Weekend
Fire marshal, retailers agree to voluntary restrictions

News, June 27, 2022

Cine Las Americas 2022 Review: <i>El Buen Patrón</i> (<i>The Good Boss</i>)
Cine Las Americas 2022 Review: El Buen Patrón (The Good Boss)
Workplace comedy is more Succession than The Office

Screens, June 23, 2022

Doggett Unveils Funding for Water Resource Research
Doggett Unveils Funding for Water Resource Research
Texas State study will aid local conservation efforts

News, June 23, 2022

On Austin Climate Equity, More Plan Than Action
On Austin Climate Equity, More Plan Than Action
Staffing crunch slows down sustainability efforts

News, June 23, 2022

Council Passes Protections for Central, Eastside Creeks
Council Passes Protections for Central, Eastside Creeks
Pollution, erosion, and development safeguards included

News, June 23, 2022

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