Austin York

austinyork Austin York  Austin is a weekday reporter and weekend anchor for KRLD and has been with CBS since 2008. In addition to his duties with KRLD am, Austin also does a Saturday sports show with David Robinson that can be heard on KRLD fm 105.3 The Fan from 2pm-6pm.

Prior to joining KRLD, Austin worked as a reporter and anchor as well as in the traffic department in San Antonio at newsradio 1200 WOAI. Hired in 2004, he quickly found his love for radio and began making his name as a jack of all trades.

Austin was born in Dallas, but moved often in Texas before his father relocated them to southern California where he grew up. He attended Arizona State were he graduated with a degree in Political Science. During his time in college, Austin interned in Washington DC with Senator Dianne Feinstein and later worked for Senator John  McCain’s presidential run in 2000.

Austin lives in Uptown Dallas where he enjoys hanging out with friends, working out, and anything outdoors.

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Father, Son Who Died During Duck Hunting Trip ID’d

Authorities identified a father and his 5-year-old son this afternoon after the two died while duck hunting on Monday.


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Dallas Police Searching For Car Burglary Suspect Caught On Surveillance

Dallas police is asking the public for help in identifying a suspected car burglar seen flipping off a surveillance camera in far east Dallas.


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Salvation Army Donations Up 61% After RB Elliott’s Kettle Hop

The Cowboys win over the Buccaneers last night almost took a back seat to the big leap by the team’s rookie sensation.


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Texas AG Upset After School’s “Attack On Religious Liberty”

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton weighed in after a Killeen Middle School censored a “Charlie Brown Christmas” decoration.


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Council Hears City’s Plan To Save Dallas Police And Fire Pension

The city council heard the city of Dallas’ plan to save the police and firefighter pension fund on Wednesday.


Governor Greg Abbott selected Faith Johnson from 11 candidates for the position left by out going DA Susan Hawk. (credit: CBS 11 )

New Dallas County DA: ‘I’m A Servant Leader’

Dallas County’s new district attorney says she feels she’s exactly the leader the office needs.


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Interim DPD Chief Fires Officer And Employee During Hearing

A Dallas Police Department employee and officer were fired Friday morning or their own arrests.


On June 5, 2014 Abul Razak Ali Artan arrived in Dallas with his mother and six siblings as part of the government resettlement program. (credit: @TheLantern/Twitter)

OSU Attacker Came To America By Way Of Dallas

The man responsible for the attack on the campus of Ohio State, came to America through Dallas.



Fort Worth Police Receive Big Donation For Bulletproof Vests

A Fort Worth company is donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to help police officers.


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Wilshire Baptist Church Votes To Allow LGBTQ Members

The church is now one of two in the state facing expulsion from the Baptist General Convention of Texas. The other is First Baptist Church in Austin.


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Acting Dallas Police Chief Fires Two Officers

Twenty-five year Dallas police veteran Sergeant Terrance Scott was fired for an incident that happened in June.


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Dallas City Council Bans Smoking In Public Parks

Smokers won’t be allowed to light up anymore in Dallas city parks starting March 1, 2017.




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