About Us

Spectrum News Austin is available on channels 8 and 200 exclusively on Spectrum for customers in the Austin, Texas region. Spectrum News Austin serves Central Texas and provides 24-hour local news, politics, features and weather seven days a week.

The 24-hour news channel shares content with its sister channels in the Spectrum News Networks family: Spectrum News channels in Albany, Hudson Valley, Syracuse, Binghamton, Buffalo, Rochester and New York City, New York; in San Antonio, Texas; in Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, North Carolina; and in Tampa and Orlando, Florida.

The channel first launched September 13, 1999.

Stay connected to Austin with all of the local news that matters to you and your family. If you see news happening, reach us anytime by calling (512) 531-8800 for the newsroom or emailing us at txnewsdesk@charter.com.