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Weekly News Update: March 19, 2023—March 25, 2023

By Preethi Mangadu  News & Culture Director Renegotiations begin for the San Marcos Police Meet and Confer Contract   The San Marcos Meet and Confer renegotiation meetings continued Thursday to discuss issues for the upcoming meetings. Before the meeting, Mano Amiga Safety and Caldwell/Hays Examiner spoke about one of the Hartman Reforms and more.   Issues were related to the wages, hours of employment and other terms and conditions of […]

todayMarch 28, 2023 15

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Boil Water Notice issued in San Marcos

By Preethi Mangadu News & Culture Director Updated March 22, 2023 The City of San Marcos issued a Boil Water Notice on Facebook this morning for several areas in the city. The streets included in the notice are Village West, Harmons Way, Hunter Ridge, Quail Run (North of Trails End), Lazy Lane, Oak, Maple, Mulberry, Mesquite, Hamilton Hollow, Knight and Day. The notice was issued due to an electrical failure, […]

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Weekly News Update: Feb. 19, 2023—Feb. 25, 2023

By Preethi Mangadu  News & Culture Director This week on KTSW News’ weekly update, we are covering the Texas State University student government elections, the new San Marcos City Manager and a proposed bill to ban polling places at schools. Texas State Student Government Election Results Are In Texas State University’s student government voting results for the Spring 2023 election were announced this past week. Kiersten Florence and Jaynes Shaelyn […]

todayFebruary 27, 2023 60 2

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Weekly News Update: Feb. 12, 2023– Feb. 18, 2023

By Preethi Mangadu  News & Culture Director  This week on KTSW News' weekly update, we are covering the Community Academic Tutoring Program, the “State of the People: The Texas We Deserve" event and Gov. Abbott's State of the State address, a timely warning issued by UPD and a reported mountain lion sighting. Texas State Students tutor K-12 students with expanded program The Community Academic Tutoring Program at Texas State University […]

todayFebruary 19, 2023 66 7 2


Meadows Center receives $2.5 million for climate change research

By Preethi Mangadu  News & Culture Director   Texas State University’s Meadows Center for Water and the Environment was awarded almost $2.5 million in federal appropriations to support the Climate Change Impact on Water Initiative.    The initiative works to study climate change’s impact on all Texas water resources and to create an informative public tool to showcase how to preserve and protect water in the state.    “The Climate Change […]

todayFebruary 15, 2023 42 3

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Weekly News Update: Feb. 5, 2023–Feb.11, 2023

By Preethi Mangadu and Jordan Young News & Culture Director and Chief Editor of News   Welcome to KTSW News’s first weekly update! This week we are covering Texas State honoring 60 years of desegregation and Black History Month, the San Marcos City Council renegotiating the current Meet and Confer agreement, the state of the union address and Governor Greg Abbott releasing a plan to ban TikTok. Texas State celebrates […]

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American Advertising Federation names two bobcats in nation’s top fifty multicultural students

By Preethi Mangadu News & Culture Director Texas State senior Jenna Ramon and alum Erica Fierro have been titled as two of the Most Promising Multicultural Students for 2023 by the American Advertising Federation.  The American Advertising Federation is a nation-wide organization for individuals in the advertising industry.  Its Most Promising program has been working to promote equity, inclusion, and diversity in the advertising field for 26 years. The program is supported by many advertising agencies […]

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UPD alerts San Marcos campus of explosion threats

 Preethi Mangadu Chief Editor of News The Texas State University Police (UPD) sent out a TXState alert Tuesday, alerting the TXST community of explosion threats in four buildings. The threats reportedly came from a stack of flyers that pinpointed Jowers, Theatre, Chemistry and Education buildings for the next three days. A student alerted the police Tuesday morning about the flyers. Several organizations are working together to determine if the threat […]

todayNovember 16, 2022 84 2

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On this week’s newscast host Preethi Mangadu brings news about the 2022 midterm elections. You can listen live to the news department’s weekly news updates Thursday at 5 pm on 89.9. We are the other side of the news.

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