Award-winning journalist, Leslie Rangel is a co-anchor for Good Day Austin.
Leslie is not new to the Austin area, she was the crime reporter at KXAN News. Before that, Leslie had stops in Oklahoma City at KFOR and Beaumont, TX at KFDM News. While in Austin, Leslie's work was recognized by the Texas Associated Press of Broadcasters. Leslie was awarded best reporter in 2017.
Leslie is a proud Longhorn. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with degree in Broadcast Journalism and another in Spanish Language teaching.
Leslie and her husband have two rescue pugs, Harlow and Hiro. Leslie is also a 500-hour registered yoga teacher, fluent in Spanish and loves salsa dancing.
Leslie is thrilled to be so close to home sharing Central Texan's stories.
A couple of Lake Travis high school friends teamed up to start a nonprofit, The Snkr Truck.
Frida Friday ATX continues virtually during the pandemic as a space for women of color to sell their work.
In Central Texas, Black farmers were a large part of the history with freedman colonies and homesteads.
Isom says he wants this space to be for every race, gender, and age.
Despite closing, Yuyo’s former executive chef Maribel Rivero is not letting this pandemic stop her from sharing her food with the world.
Katrina Brooks, owner of the online shop, Black Pearl Books says at this point, they’re just scaling for the moment.
FOX 7 Austin's Leslie Rangel shares the story of Alejandra Rodriguez, founder of La Flaca ATX.
The group is helping the local Latino community and its fight against COVID-19 as it sees a disproportionate number of coronavirus cases.
After nearly three years on the corner of Airport and Manor, Fast Eddie has to pack up and go. It's a story you've likely heard before in East Austin. Clear the way to make something new.
The Austin Fire Department was called in to help put out the fire.