SKYWARN Training

Learn how to identify severe local storms and help keep your community safe by becoming a SKYWARN spotter. To obtain critical weather information, NOAA’s National Weather Service established SKYWARN with partner organizations. SKYWARN training teaches volunteers how to spot, identify and report severe weather creating the first line of defense against storms in their communities. […]

Robbery Suspects

Courtesy of College Station Police Department: On Sunday April 12, 2015, the College Station Police Department responded to Parkway Circle Apartments located at 401 Southwest Parkway for a report of an assault that occurred on Saturday April 11, 2015 between 1930 and 2000 hours. Upon arrival, CSPD officers discovered the following information. The victim had […]

Kayakers Rescued From The Navasota River

A couple kayaking on the Navasota River in southern Brazos County stayed out longer than they planned. Brazos County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Jim Stewart says those who were waiting to pick up the kayakers at the Highway 6 bridge north of Navasota Thursday night expected a two to four hour trip, when it was going […]

Why Bryan Police Have Visited a Woman’s House 17 Times in a Month

A Bryan man arrested March 28 for a burglary at the home of his ex-wife, then was freed after posting bond, is back in jail. 42 year old Christopher Newton was arrested Thursday for evading arrest and driving with an invalid license with prior convictions. According to the arrest report from Bryan police, it was […]

College Station Police Update

Lt. Chuck Fleeger of the College Station police department shares reminders during Chilifest weekend with WTAW’s Bill Oliver.

DPS Moves CDL Office from Bryan to Hearne

News release courtesy of the Texas Department of Public Safety: Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw was joined today by officials from the city of Hearne and Robertson County for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Hearne DPS Commercial License Office. The office primarily will be dedicated to commercial driver license (CDL) […]

State Representative Kyle Kacal on WTAW

House District 12 representative Kyle Kacal visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Friday, April 10 2015.

CS Council Hears From Opponents Using Veterans Park For “Get to the Grid” Parking

On April 23, the College Station city council will consider whether to continue negotiating with Texas A&M to use parking lots at Veterans Park to shuttle football fans to and from Kyle Field. Thursday night, the council heard from a dozen opponents to blocking soccer games for the “Get to the Grid” service. Speakers included […]

CS Council Supports Proposal to Vote Anywhere in Brazos County

Brazos County voters may be able to vote at any location in the county this November. County Clerk Karen McQueen made her first pitch for the voter center idea at Thursday’s College Station city council meeting. The council adopted a resolution supporting the county’s application to establish 25 centers for this November’s election. That number […]

Texas Lawmakers Hold Public Hearing on Ride Sharing Regulations

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas lawmakers grilled Uber executives over safety concerns during a hearing for a bill that would set statewide regulations for ride-hailing firms. The bill regulates companies such as Uber and Lyft that use a smartphone app to connect drivers with passengers. No action is expected on the proposal Thursday. With Uber […]

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