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KUT Weekend – February 15, 2019

Why there's no easy way for Texas to vet its list of alleged noncitizen voters. Plus, how Texas lawmakers plan to address rising property taxes. And could an effort to renew the Longhorns-Aggies games pass the goal line? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – February 8, 2019

Zebra mussels are blamed for a fishy smell in some Austin Water customers' tap water. Plus, Governor Abbott declares six emergency items for the legislative session. And the Texas Secretary of State faces tough questions over his flawed attempt to remove supposed non-citizens from the voter rolls. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – February 1, 2019

A pipeline through Central Texas reignites the debate over land rights. Plus, does public comment at Austin City Council meetings make a difference? And the story of a man who robbed a bank in Austin to get access to health care behind bars. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – January 25, 2018

The State Preservation Board ponders where to put a Confederate plaque removed from the state capitol. Plus, programs in Williamson and Dallas counties that offer young offenders an alternative to incarceration. And who were the streets named after in the Highland neighborhood in North Central Austin? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – January 18, 2018

Surprise medical bills and the imperfect recourse available to some Texans. Plus, the new obstacles dockless scooters create for the visually impaired. And the history of Austin's new major league soccer stadium site. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – January 11, 2019

Despite outsized risks, transgender Texans are not protected by the state's hate crime law. Plus, the city of Austin races to regulate scooters. Why is MoPac traffic so much worse southbound in the afternoon than northbound in the morning? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – January 4, 2018

An audit finds Austin police improperly cleared 30 rape cases in three months last year. Plus, fracking's secret problem: some wells are not producing as much as forecast. And what happens with your genetic info in those home DNA tests? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – December 28, 2018

Our favorite stories of 2018 in this special year-end edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – December 21, 2018

Gus Garcia, the first elected Hispanic mayor of Austin, dies at 84. Plus, Governor Greg Abbott says he might offer Texans an alternative to Obamacare. And our listeners tell us what it means to be a 'real' Austinite. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

KUT Weekend – December 14, 2018

Apple announces a major expansion in Austin. Plus, how football provides teenagers a way out of the Texas juvenile justice system. And who are those people who ride horses around downtown Austin? Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

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