Updates from Austin TV and radio stations – and a whole lot more.

Fox 7 anchor donating kidney to her mother

10:53 am Nov. 17, 2015

This holiday season, Rebecca Thomas is giving the gift of life.

Thomas, who co-anchors the 5 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts on Fox-owned KTBC-TV alongside Mike Warren, will donate one of her kidneys to

New broadcast TV network hits Austin’s airwaves

3:25 pm Nov. 10, 2015

ION, a national TV network, now has a home in Austin.

Local NBC affiliate KXAN has picked up ION, placing it on digital subchannel 36.3.

The network primarily airs reruns of popular primetime shows, such as “Law