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An Austin man faces charges after authorities on July 12 seized a cocktail of drugs from his car, including illicit psilocybin, also known as hallucinogenic mushrooms, during a traffic stop in Lampasas. Courtesy photo

Lampasas authorities seize hallucinogenic mushrooms, other drugs during traffic stop

FROM STAFF REPORTS LAMPASAS — Police on July 12 seized a combination of illicit drugs, including hallucinogenic mushrooms, and charged an Austin man following a traffic stop, authorities said. (more…)

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To keep safe, those who receive mail packages on their doorsteps or in their mailboxes should take a closer look for signs indicating the item contains explosives or toxic substances. Courtesy graphic

Authorities send suspicious package warning to avoid potential bombs

STAFF WRITER CONNIE SWINNEY BURNET — A series of explosions of packages containing bombs in Austin has prompted Highland Lakes law enforcement to issue safety warnings. Authorities in a number of jurisdictions, including Burnet, Horseshoe Bay, and Lampasas, shared the suspicious package alerts shortly after the third explosion was reported March 12 in the capital, […]

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Top 10 most-viewed Highland Lakes stories of 2016

Top 10 most-viewed Highland Lakes stories of 2016

We’ve seen a wide range of stories in the Highland Lakes in 2016. New businesses and developments were a popular topic this year. With that, transportation issues also were addressed. Stories about crime and law enforcement are always widely read, too. We took a look back at stories posted to DailyTrib.com this year and ranked […]

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Lampasas authorities nab Christmas car burglary suspects

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER LAMPASAS — Authorities arrested three drug suspects found loitering behind a motel Dec. 22 and charged them with more than a dozen vehicle burglaries, halting their alleged holiday theft spree, according to a Lampasas Police Department report. (more…)

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