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Are Fire Marshals Shirking Their Duty?
Fire experts testify in Willingham wrongful conviction case
"...In court testimony last week, two nationally recognized fire-science experts roundly discredited evidence that sent Cameron Todd Willingham..."

Oct. 22, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Fire Marshals Stand by Original Arson Report
Forensic Science Commission to make final decision on whether faulty science was used in Willingham investigation
"...The Texas Fire Marshal's Office is sticking to its story that arson..."

Sept. 17, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Third Court Rules in Willingham Case
Matter must be referred to Judge Stubblefield
"...In October, Baird heard testimony of fire experts, brought by lawyers for Willingham, during a proceeding..."

Dec. 21, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Dancing About Architecture
Fire! Fire! Fire!
" emporium hadn't gone up in flames. The city fire department also took notice of the article, which reads..."

May 2, 1997 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Bill of the Week: HB 2470
Lawmakers try to regulate ammonium nitrate storage
"...stockpiles there are around Texas, and how poorly the state has monitored them...."

April 24, 2015 News Column by Richard Whittaker

Dancing About Architecture
One week 'til SXSW and already the music is hitting the fan.
"...Metro hasn't knocked it off the SXSW list. The fire marshal served yet another citation to the club for..."

March 9, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• Record heat statewide produced rolling blackouts beginning Monday, including Austin neighborhoods where..."

April 21, 2006 News Feature

Event Horizon
As festivals, crowds, and expenses proliferate – is Austin approaching major event overload?
"...the prospect of patronizing local businesses, amplifying city and state sales taxes, and other ancillary coffer-filling actions. As a..."

July 12, 2013 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Lege Lines: Session Winners and Losers
As sine die nears, bills drop left and right
"...the Texas House last Monday? As much of the state endured deadly storms, the lower chamber closed the wooden..."

May 29, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...LP, Fallow Field (KRS), and with follow-up Fuel on Fire coming in April, the boys debut a fresh set..."

March 17, 2006 Music Feature

Playback: Bombs, Beto, and the Biggest Music Stories of 2018
“Playback” recaps the news, trends, and controversies of the year. Outrage level: high.
"...Austin. Not since Charles Whitman's UT shooting terrorized the state capital had locals felt so helpless. We were afraid..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Local Agencies Still Responding to Ike
Red Cross tries to replenish coffers that were drained in 2008
"...with partner agencies including the city, the Red Cross, fire marshals, and animal charities – allowed for advanced planning...."

Oct. 31, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

From Austin to Neptune
Creator Rob Thomas on the rise of his career-making cult favorite, 'Veronica Mars'
"...clips show, a panel discussion, and performances from the Fire Marshals of Bethlehem and the Daylight Titans – two..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

"...Cabinet shuffle at Mayor Steve Adler's office: Community Engagement Director Jim Wick is taking a leave..."

Aug. 5, 2016 News Feature

The Last Sunset
The day the DEA came for Dan Del Santo
"...head of this investigation, out of the East Coast Office of the Drug Enforcement Agency. Let's you and I..."

Nov. 9, 2001 Music Feature by Anne Sherwood

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