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 group of University of Texas researchers with the School of Architecture are in a fight to help preserve sacred Mexican American burial lands dating back to 1919.
The family of a 71-year-old grandmother who died during the deadly February winter storms says Texas failed their family and the people of the state.
A leading Black voice in Austin radio shares his story of adoption from the Philippines and why he’s grateful to be one of the only Black men in radio.
Businesses and buildings in parts of Austin have been lit up and many are questioning it since officials have asked people with power to conserve energy.
A heart attack survivor on a mission to spread heart health awareness after surviving a heart attack in her 30s.
A Black gynecological oncologist is working to address disparities for Black and Hispanic women who make up the bulk of HPV associated cervical cancer cases.
CEO and founder of Lift ATX Daniel Hinojosa says he took the plunge in opening a gym
Online businesswoman and podcaster Vasavi Kumar battled addiction and impostor syndrome and is now in recovery and helping women flourish in both business post-pandemic and in life.
Austin musician and music producer, Kris Keyz, is using his experience as a way to change the music scene with ATX Music Academy.
Tiff's Treats is celebrating its 22nd anniversary and it's hoping to treat its first customer named Amy and give her a treat!