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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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    • 16 hours, 26 minutes ago
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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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    • 16 hours, 56 minutes ago
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    Power outages on Cumberland Plateau drop to 5,400

    Power outages on Cumberland Plateau drop to 5,400Power outage numbers on the Cumberland Plateau continue to drop, but 6,100 people in several counties are entering their 6th day without heat. The Plateau suffered massive outages beginning Saturday when an ice storm struck, with more than 35,000 without power.
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    • 17 hours, 30 minutes ago
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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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    • 18 hours ago
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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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    • 18 hours, 27 minutes ago
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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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    • 18 hours, 36 minutes ago
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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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    • 18 hours, 43 minutes ago
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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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    • 20 hours, 1 minute ago
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    KPD resumes to 'normal operations' after barrage of winter storms

    KPD resumes to 'normal operations' after barrage of winter stormsAs of noon Friday, the Knoxville Police Department resumed normal operations.
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    • 1 day ago
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    Houseboat owners deal with winter on the water

    Houseboat owners deal with winter on the waterThis winter is one of the worst in awhile for a select group of East Tennesseans -- those who live out on the water year-round.
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    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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    Knox County Triage Response Teams go where fire engines can't

    Knox County Triage Response Teams go where fire engines can'tMany emergency responders throughout East Tennessee have been working hours and hours of overtime during these past two weeks in order to keep people safe.
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    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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    People living on house boats weather the cold

    People living on house boats weather the coldIt's one of the worst winters in awhile for a select group of East Tennesseans--- those who live out on the water---year round.
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    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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    First responders brave bad roads to help

    First responders brave bad roads to helpIn 22 hours, Knoxville and Knox County's "Triage Response Teams" responded to 72 calls for service.
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    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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    Boy scouts honor Vol legend Heath Shuler

    Boy scouts honor Vol legend Heath ShulerThe Boy Scouts awarded former Vols quarterback Heath Shuler with the "Distinguished Citizen Award."
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    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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    Police release name of worker killed at Alcoa plant

    Police release name of worker killed at Alcoa plantAlcoa Police said Daniel L. Word, 64, of Louisville, died Monday evening at Alcoa's North Plant.
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    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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    Number of snow days affecting paychecks

    Number of snow days affecting paychecksDozens of businesses closed their doors or cut hours, leaving their employees with less work or no pay.
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    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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    Snowfall covers Knoxville's greenways

    Snowfall covers Knoxville's greenwaysWednesday night's snowfall might be cleared off many roadways, but it still blankets Knoxville's greenways. The snow covers an area often used for bike riding and jogging
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    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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    Looking ahead to spring.

    Looking ahead to spring. It may be hard to believe given the weather we've seen the past two weeks, but spring is just over 3 weeks away! Chief Meterologist Todd Howell looks ahead to warmer temperatures!
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    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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    Newsmaker: Checking in on the Knoxville real estate market.

    Newsmaker: Checking in on the Knoxville real estate market. Realtor and blogger Suzy Trotta says real estate numbers looked very good, especially for January. Way up from 2014. All kinds of homes are selling, as inventory is still very low.
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    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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    UT delays classes 2 hours Thursday morning

    UT delays classes 2 hours Thursday morningThe University of Tennessee has delayed classes two hours Thursday morning, after a storm dumped several inches of snow across East Tennessee.
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    • 2 days, 5 hours ago
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    Church doesn't close in bad weather-- no matter what

    Church doesn't close in bad weather-- no matter whatIn the face of two weeks of intense winter weather, one East Tennessee church has an unusual weather policy.
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    • 2 days, 9 hours ago
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    Winter weather creates frozen waterfall

    Winter weather creates frozen waterfallOur wintry weather is creating breathtaking scenes at area waterfalls including Ozone Falls on the Plateau. Feb. 25, 2015
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Winter weather creates frozen waterfall

    Winter weather creates frozen waterfallOur wintry weather is creating breathtaking scenes at area waterfalls including Ozone Falls on the Plateau. Feb. 25, 2015
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Icy roads slow home-meal deliveries

    Icy roads slow home-meal deliveriesBad secondary road conditions have made it tough for groups to deliver home meals to the elderly and shut-ins. Feb. 25, 2015
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Icy roads slow home-meal deliveries

    Icy roads slow home-meal deliveriesBad secondary road conditions have made it tough for groups to deliver home meals to the elderly and shut-ins. Feb. 25, 2015
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Do you want to build an...Igloo?

    Do you want to build an...Igloo? Many people are trying to make the best of the recent winter weather. Instead of making a snowman, one family went a different route.
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Plateau outages down to 14,700, utilities prep for more bad weather

    Plateau outages down to 14,700, utilities prep for more bad weatherTennessee is approaching its ninth day under a state of emergency as another round of snow approaches the majority of the state.
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    • 2 days, 19 hours ago
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    Small earthquake rumbles Smokies

    Small earthquake rumbles SmokiesA small earthquake happened early Wednesday morning along a fault line in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
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    Couple without power lucky to find hotel room

    Couple without power lucky to find hotel roomMike and Linda Rucker toughed it out for two days in their frigid home without power, and but on day 3 decided to find a hotel reoom
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    • 3 days, 3 hours ago
    Fentress - Cumberland

    Person without power

    Person without powerWBIR Reporter Emily Stroud talks to a Wisconsin native without power about how he's coping with the winter weather in Cumberland County.
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    • 3 days, 3 hours ago