Dr. Simone Scumpia with Austin Thyroid and Endocrinology joined Erin Cargile on KXAN News Today to discuss the risks and symptoms associated with thyroid disease.

Doctor explains risks of thyroid disease

Thyroid disease affects anywhere from 10-15% of the population. It also causes thyroid cancer, which is the fastest growing cancer in the Un…

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Pet of the week: Sampson

Sampson is a one-year-old Miniature Pinscher available for adoption at the Austin Animal Center. Volunteers at the center say he likes to go…

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More teens using E-Cigarettes

Using e-cigarettes is a new trend amongst teens.  Dr. Theresa Willis, a pediatrician with the Austin Diagnostic Clinic joined KXAN News Toda…

Gov. Rick Perry speaks to convention crowd

Healthy Super Bowl Snacking

The Super Bowl doesn’t have to be an excuse to ruin your new year’s resolution of eating healthy. Carly Pollack with Nutritional Wisdom shar…

Convention delegates line up at Senatorial district booths to register

My Pet: Acupuncture

Acupuncture isn’t just for humans. Sheri Soltes with Service Dogs, Inc. tells us how the procedure can benefit your pet.

Procedures to get rid of excess skin

Dr. Staci Hix-Hernandez joined KXAN News Today to talk about two popular surgeries to remove excess skin: tummy tucks and arm lifts. She say…

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Weekend Gardener

In this video, John Dromgoole explains how and when to harvest your asparagus.

The Shooting Range in Creedmoor, Texas.

Travis County gun range remains closed

CREEDMOOR, Texas (KXAN) – A temporary injunction has shut down a new gun range, The Shooting Ranch, in Creedmore, on the southern edge of Tr…

Intern submission form

KXAN News internships are designed for aspiring multi-media journalists seeking hands-on experience in a local newsroom. Students will learn…

Kevin Schwaller

Kevin Schwaller

Kevin Schwaller joined the KXAN News team in September 2013 as a multiplatform journalist. Kevin comes to central Texas from Missouri where …

Lindsay Bramson

Lindsay Bramson

KXAN Reporter Lindsay Bramson joined the team in September 2013. She’ll be covering stories throughout the greater Austin area and is also a…

Kate Weidaw

Kate Weidaw

Kate Weidaw is the morning reporter for the Emmy award winning KXAN News Today. Since 2004 Kate has set her alarm clock for 2 a.m. to wake u…

Jackie Vega

Jackie Vega

Digital Reporter and Content Producer Jackie Vega is a staff member of the 2012 and 2011 winner for Best Online Special Content and 2010 win…

Amanda Dugan

Amanda Dugan

Traffic Reporter After completing her education at Texas State University, Amanda started her career when she was selected as, “America’s Ne…

Sophia Beausoleil

Sophia Beausoleil

Morning Reporter KXAN Reporter, Sophia Beausoleil, joined the team in November 2012.  While attending the University of Missouri, Sophia dec…