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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Rental Car Centers Bombarded With Demand After Hailstorms

The recent hail storm has done a number on north Texas vehicles and rental cars are in high demand.


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Southlake Police Investigating Possible Murder-Suicide

Police in Southlake have found two bodies in a home they believe were a result of a murder suicide.


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Study Suggests Higher Freeway Speed Limits = More Deaths

A new study suggests that higher speed limits on freeways are causing more deaths across the country.


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Dallas City Council Votes To Shut Down “Tent City”

The city of Dallas plans to shut down the homeless area known as “tent city” on May 4.


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Attorney: Accused Killer Brenda Delgado Planned To Surrender Before Capture

Accused murderer Brenda Delgado sits in a jail cell in Mexico, awaiting extradition back to Dallas. But her current situation wasn’t according to an original plan carefully construed between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Delgado’s attorney, George Milner.



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After a staggering spike in Dallas violent crime numbers, Police Chief David Brown and Mayor Mike Rawlings met today to roll out a new plan to combat it.


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Child Protective Services Veteran To Lead Dallas-Area Operations

In the wake of the beating death of a 4-year-old Grand Prairie girl, a new director was named to the Dallas-Fort Worth CPS office.


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Police Identify Murder Suicide Suspect And Victim

Police have identified the victim and suspect in a murder suicide in Grand Prairie.


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Driver Who Struck, Killed North Texas Firefighter In Country Illegally

A Plano man responsible for a crash in Wylie that killed a volunteer firefighter and two children, was in the country illegally, but was deported before.


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DPD Meets With DPS, Sheriff’s Office To Deal With Crime Wave

Several agencies including the Dallas Police and Dallas County Sheriff’s, met Tuesday to discuss the rising crime rate in the city.


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Police Searching For Two Perverts Harassing Area Women

Dallas police need help finding two men they say exposed themselves to women on some popular Dallas trails.


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Dead Teen’s Family Sues Farmers Branch Officer

The family of a teen killed by a former Farmers Branch police officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against him and the city.




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