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 over 30 local news and regional sports networks, owned and operated by Charter Communications.

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.