San Antonio

News and events in and around San Antonio, as well as Bexar, Comal, Kendall, Guadalupe, Wilson, Atascosa and Medina counties.

wildfire in Llano County in late July 2018
Logan Schersphel / Texas A&M Forest Service

The Texas A&M Forest Service is warning residents who live in the Hill Country, north and northwest of San Antonio, to take precautions to protect their homes against wildfires as hot and dry conditions continue.  

 


Camille Phillips / Texas Public Radio

The deadly apartment fire in San Marcos has left the college town reeling as Texas State University heads into the fall semester.

It’s also left around 200 people, many of them students, without a place to stay.

Brian Kirkpatrick / Texas Public Radio

After four straight days of 100-degree — or hotter — weather, the temperatures are expected to drop slightly as we head into next week, the National Weather Service reports.


Pedro Szekely / Flickr Creative Commons | http://bit.ly/2LuqvNN

From the reimagination of the River Walk, to one record store owner's fight to protect the right to sell the classic rap album "As Nasty As They Want To Be," to the Spurs winning their first title, San Antonio’s history is as varied and colorful as the people who inhabit the Alamo City.

This is Texas Public Radio’s San Antonio Tricentennial Minute, a look back at 300 years of Alamo City culture, one day at a time, written and produced by David Martin Davies and narrated by contributor Yvette Benavides.

Brian Kirkpatrick / Texas Public Radio

A recent heat wave means business is good for a family-operated ice-making plant on South Zarzamora Street, south of Downtown.


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