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Outages improving week after winter storms blast East Tennessee

Outages improving week after winter storms blast East TennesseeMany East Tennessee residents are still without power -- though that number is slowly decreasing.
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Appeals court upholds guilty verdict in 2011 Fort Sanders Murder

Appeals court upholds guilty verdict in 2011 Fort Sanders MurderTennessee's Court of Criminal Appeals ruled to uphold the original guilty verdict for Jaron Harris, who was convicted for the murder of Sawyer Webb in 2011.
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Warmer temperatures help ease cabin fever

Warmer temperatures help ease cabin feverWarmer temperatures help ease cabin fever
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East Tennesseans fight cabin fever

East Tennesseans fight cabin feverImproving weather conditions drew East Tennesseans out of the house on Saturday.
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Campbell County Animal Center recovering from parvo outbreak

Campbell County Animal Center recovering from parvo outbreakThe center had to euthanize twelve dogs because of the outbreak, according to Campbell County Mayor E.L. Morton.
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Warlick breaks bone in wrist after slipping on ice

Warlick breaks bone in wrist after slipping on iceLady Vols coach Holly Warlick broke a bone in her right wrist after slipping on ice outside Thompson-Boling Arena Wednesday.
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I-40 fully reopened in Cumberland County after fatal crash

I-40 fully reopened in Cumberland County after fatal crashThe Tennessee Highway Patrol said one person died when a tractor trailer overturned on Interstate 40 near Crab Orchard.
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Dog dies in early morning house fire

Dog dies in early morning house fireA large dog died in a house fire in northwest Knoxville while its owner was away.
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Helping teachers become powerful educators

Helping teachers become powerful educatorsThis weekend, teachers can attend a "Symposium on Powerful Teaching" at Roane State. More info: roanestate.edu/symposium
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A closer look at UT sexual assault numbers

A closer look at UT sexual assault numbersSex assaults on the UTK campus spiked, according to a new report, but how accurate are those numbers?
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With Smitty the dog by his side, 90-year-old veteran goes for ride

With Smitty the dog by his side, 90-year-old veteran goes for rideClaude Bratcher is a 90-year-old World War II veteran from Ten Mile, Tenn.
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90-year-old veteran sleds in viral video

90-year-old veteran sleds in viral videoClaude Bratcher, 90, surprised his family in Meigs County this week by declaring he wanted to join in the sledding fun.
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Trained spotters needed for severe weather

Trained spotters needed for severe weatherEast Tennessee's two weeks of rough winter weather are a reminder of the value of weather spotters to help alert authorities about weather conditions. Feb. 27, 2015
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The great dress debate

The great dress debateAn eye doctor weighs in on why people are seeing the same dress in different colors.
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After week of outages, finally there's progress

After week of outages, finally there's progressCrews continued on the Plateau to restore power to thousands after a weekend ice storm. In Morgan County, there was a bit of good news - power restored to all electrical customers. Feb. 27, 2015
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New system to help prevent wrongful arrests in Knox Co

New system to help prevent wrongful arrests in Knox CoLocal leaders have put together a blueprint designed to streamline the criminal justice process so that authorities do not wrongly arrest residents
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Powell teachers make sure their students get fed

Powell teachers make sure their students get fedAfter 2 weeks out of school, teachers volunteered to pack backpacks of food to the neediest students
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UT President to trustees: Lady Vols change not up for debate

UT President to trustees: Lady Vols change not up for debateDespite petitions and protests against the loss of the Lady Vols name for all but women's basketball at UT, it appears that decision will not be revisited.
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Schoolhouse Rock Live!

Schoolhouse Rock Live!February 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 The Primary Players Children’s Theatre Group presents the Emmy Award-winning 1970’s educational Saturday morning animated cartoon series “Schoolhouse Rock JR. Live!”
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Knox County could see animal welfare ordinance

Knox County could see animal welfare ordinanceA Knoxville man is taking action after seeing a neighbor's dog left outside in the recent freezing temperatures.
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Tellico Plains H.S. Fashion show

Tellico Plains H.S. Fashion showFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 March 5 at 7pm Tellico Plains High School http://tellicoplainshigh.weebly.com
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News Sentinel Women Today

News Sentinel Women Today February 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 The News Sentinel Women Today runs February 28 & March 1 at the Knoxville Convention Center www.Womentoday.com
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Update on Dudley the bull

Update on Dudley the bullFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 The Gentle Barn of California talks about their efforts with the UT Veterinary Medical Center to help fit Dudley the bull with a prosthetic leg. www.gentlebarn.org
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Dave’s Dog House

Dave’s Dog HouseFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Ken Schwall talks about one of his favorite foods and Dave’s Dog House share some different hot dogs. Dave’s Dog House is located at 7409 Middlebrook Pike in Knoxville.
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Dave’s Dog House

Dave’s Dog HouseFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Ken Schwall talks about one of his favorite foods and Dave’s Dog House share some different hot dogs. Dave’s Dog House is located at 7409 Middlebrook Pike in Knoxville.
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Ice carving competition in downtown Knoxville

Ice carving competition in downtown KnoxvilleFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Students in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Culinary Program will conduct an ice carving demonstration from 3:30 to 6 pm on Friday, Feb. 27. They will show off their ice-carving skills and pass out free tasty bi
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Neal’s advice for after the winter storm

Neal’s advice for after the winter stormFebruary 27, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Neal Denton talks about our recent snowfall and what homeowners should be doing now that the snow and ice are melting. If you have a question for Neal email liveatfive@wbir.com
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