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    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    Train derails early Tuesday morning in Campbell Co.

    Train derails early Tuesday morning in Campbell Co.A train derailed early Tuesday morning in Campbell County.
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 9 hours, 8 minutes ago
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    What you need to know Tuesday

    What you need to know TuesdayHere are several stories to follow Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
    • Local
    • 10 hours, 26 minutes ago
    Local

    Winter weather winners and losers

    Winter weather winners and losersWhile some businesses thrive in the winter weather, others see a huge loss in revenue. Mon. 3-2-2015
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    • 18 hours, 20 minutes ago
    Education

    Snow days limited in many school districts

    Snow days limited in many school districtsAfter the extreme winter weather East Tennessee received in February, schools were forced to use more snow days than ever before. 3-2-2015
    • Education
    • 21 hours, 49 minutes ago
    Local

    Daughter recounts mother's death at Selma

    Daughter recounts mother's death at SelmaThis week marks 50 years since the tragic fallout from Selma, Ala., protests against segregation. An East Tennessee woman is teaching the public about her mother, killed during 1965 civil unrest. March 2, 2015
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    • 22 hours, 46 minutes ago
    Fentress - Cumberland

    Weathering two storms

    Weathering two storms The destruction from recent storms reminds Cumberland residents of a tornado that swept through the county three years ago. Mon. 3-2-2015
    • Fentress - Cumberland
    • 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
    Local

    Ask Todd: Why does the air feel so dry?

    Ask Todd: Why does the air feel so dry? Meteorologist answers a question from viewer Melissa Truman
    • Local
    • 23 hours, 52 minutes ago
    Local

    Winter storm affects hourly workers.

    Winter storm affects hourly workers. The snow and ice may be gone, but the effects of a winter storm can be long-lasting financially, especially for families where the breadwinners are hourly workers.
    • Local
    • 23 hours, 53 minutes ago
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    Tips for succeeding at a job fair.

    Tips for succeeding at a job fair.When you only get a certain amount of time in front of a potential employer, it's important to maximize every minute. Adina Chumley from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development
    • Local
    • 23 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Local

    School districts concerned about the lack of snow days

    School districts concerned about the lack of snow daysIcy roads and snow put a halt on education for hundreds of Tennessee schools. It caused administrators to use more snow days consecutively then they ever have.
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    • 1 day ago
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    TN education department to look at district testing

    TN education department to look at district testingA special task force will focus on the testing and assessment of students at the district level
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    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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    What you need to know Monday

    What you need to know MondayHere are several stories to follow Monday, Feb. 2, 2015.
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    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Local cafeteria worker receives national award

    Local cafeteria worker receives national awardA member of the cafeteria staff at Maryville High School will receive a big honor in Washington, D.C. Monday.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
    McMinn - Monroe

    Monday marks 3 years since tornado ripped through Tellico Plains

    Monday marks 3 years since tornado ripped through Tellico PlainsMonday marks three years since a tornado ravaged the Tellico Plains area, damaging or destroying more than 30 homes.
    • McMinn - Monroe
    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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    Looking ahead to spring weather after a tough February

    Looking ahead to spring weather after a tough FebruaryAfter one of the most brutal February months on record, we're looking ahead to spring. Sunday marked the start of the meteorological Spring. (3-1-15 11PM)
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    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Fentress - Cumberland

    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.
    • Fentress - Cumberland
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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    Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autism

    Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autismThe aquarium accommodated the needs of the children by offering specialized activities
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autism

    Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autism The Gatlinburg attraction partnered with Artistic Spectrum to host an event specifically for children with autism.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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    Ice storm victims receive free help from military veterans

    Ice storm victims receive free help from military veteransEast Tennessee communities hit hard by last week's devastating ice storms are in the process of clearing thousands of trees and branches, and a number of organizations are lending their support.
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    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    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.
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 3 days, 1 hour ago
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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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    • 3 days, 8 hours ago
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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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    • 3 days, 8 hours ago
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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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    • 3 days, 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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    • 3 days, 22 hours 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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    • 3 days, 22 hours 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.
    • Local
    • 3 days, 23 hours 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
    • Local
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    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
    • Local
    • 4 days ago
    Local

    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.
    • Local
    • 4 days 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.
    • Local
    • 4 days ago