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KUT Weekend – December 7, 2018

An Austin-based non-profit that houses migrant kids, Southwest Key, will do an "internal review" after a New York Times investigation. Plus, a new immigration policy that could result in legal immigrants seeking less medical care. And how George H. W. Bush helped build the Texas Republican Party. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – November 30, 2018

Dockless scooters present pitfalls (and potholes) for police, pedestrians — and insurers. Plus, the U.S. waives FBI fingerprint background checks for teens at a migrant camp in West Texas. And why are Austin's trees having such a colorful autumn? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – November 16, 2018

Austin's school district is rewriting its sex ed curriculum to bring more lessons to younger grades. Plus, how drivers with disabilities must often compete for a place to park despite having accessible permits. And what Austin might learn from Seattle in how to deal with its growth. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – November 9, 2018

A look at some down ballot election results in Austin. Plus, why urbanists think they won the local election. And how Austin's efforts to feed an outsized migration of Monarch butterflies will be tested this fall. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend — November 2, 2018

This week, we run through the ballot ahead of Election Day.

KUT Weekend – October 26, 2018

Austin's boil water order could end Sunday. Plus, members of Austin's muslim community try to balance safety with openness after a rash of vandalism. And the two leading candidates for Austin's mayor face off in a public forum. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – October 19, 2018

People forced from their homes by flooding are allowed to return, but the Lower Colorado River Authority still has to manage all that water. Plus, political races in Central Texas to watch in the upcoming election. And why do so few homes in the Austin-area have basements? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – October 12, 2018

A local ballot proposition has Austin environmentalists divided. Plus, dockless electric scooters make their debut at the Austin City Limits Music Festival. And On The Media host Brooke Gladstone on the consequences of partisan media bubbles. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – October 5, 2018

Beto O'Rourke's talking about racial injustice — and black voters are listening. How court decision could affect Austin's revamping of its laws around homelessness. What ever happened to Austin's long-running Aqua Fest?

KUT Weekend – September 28, 2018

How a sudden setback can lead to a renter's eviction in Travis County. Plus, Austin spent millions of dollars moving people out of a flood plain, but now a new map puts some of them back in. And a new docuseries about the tacos of Texas! Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

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