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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Oak Lawn

Latest Oak Lawn Attack Equals 20 Victims Since October

Despite added patrols in the Oak Lawn area of Dallas following the Orlando massacre… yet another attack occurred early Monday morning.


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Plano Gun Store Sees No Sales Spike After Orlando Attack

Ro Carter owns Mister Gun in Plano, and said that the store usually sees a spike in gun sales after a mass shooting like the one in Orlando this past weekend. This time around, however, he has noticed a different trend.


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New Synthetic Drug U-47700 Has Keller Police Concerned

During a recent drug raid at a home, agents seized several drugs including LSD, meth, ecstasy, “bath salts”, marijuana, DMT, Oxycodone, Xanax and 100g of a deadly synthetic opioid known as U-47700.


"Po"  was found stabbed and burned at a Fort Worth cemetery over the weekend — possibly the subject of a ritual or sacrifice.

Cat Burned And Stabbed In Possible ‘Sacrifice’ At Cemetery

A cat found stabbed and burned at a Fort Worth cemetery — possibly the subject of a sacrifice or ritual — is clinging to life at an animal hospital.


Part of Mesquite City Hall lit up green to support veterans (photo courtesy: City of Mesquite)

Mesquite Council Approves Change To EEO Policy

The Mesquite city council has voted to approve a change to the city’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy.


The FBI is searching Turtle Creek in Dallas.

FBI Dive Team Searches Part Of Turtle Creek

Federal Bureau of Investigation divers took to the waters Turtle Creek near Turtle Creek Blvd. and Fitzhugh Avenue to search for evidence in an ongoing investigation.


Granbury apartment (Chopper11)

Floodwaters Erode Apartment’s Foundation In Granbury

An apartment building in Granbury was deemed unsafe because of a landslide and officials worry more evacuations are on the way.


TSA line at DFW Airport (Jack Fink - CBS11)

DFW Airport CEO Says Security Line Wait Times Not Bad

While many of the nations major airports are experiencing long wait times due to security lines, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport officials say they don’t have that problem.



Shots Fired At Pit Bulls Who Attacked Man In Oak Cliff

Dallas police say officers were forced to fire at two dogs after an Oak Cliff man was attacked by pit bulls.


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American Airlines To Spend $4M To Help Reduce Security Lines

Fort Worth-based American Airlines says they will spend millions to help ease long airport security lines.


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Dallas County Judge Asks Mayor For Lower Tax Rate

The Dallas County Judge is asking Dallas’ mayor to lower the tax rate.


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Irving Police Warn Consumers About Skimming Machines

Irving police are warning residents about skimming machines.




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