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  • San Marcos police are urging residents to lock their vehicles after multiple vehicle thefts led to two simultaneous interstate pursuits to Austin early Tuesday morning.

  • Donald Trump is holding a rally Tuesday in Austin, his first public event in Texas as the Republican presidential nominee.

  • The Hays County Commissioners Court whittled a $352.6 million transportation wish list to $131.4 million during the course of an 11½-hour meeting on Tuesday. Here’s what made the cut.

  • WITH VIDEO | Kristian Guerrero, the Brazos Valley woman who lost her husband and unborn son this month in a fatal San Marcos car wreck, hopes that talking about her ordeal will help convince people not to drink and drive.

  • As Texas takes on another hurricane season, Gov. Greg Abbott’s office has nearly committed all of the 2016-17 emergency funds reserved for state disaster recovery efforts in the aftermath of floods and other natural disasters.

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