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    Local event honors Vietnam veterans.

    Local event honors Vietnam veterans.On March 29th, Rolling Thunder TN3 is hosting the 2nd annual Vietnam Veterans Day Ceremony. This year it will be held at 11:00 a.m. in the Cherokee Ballroom of the Hilton Hotel.
    • Local
    • 6 hours, 1 minute ago
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    'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economy

    'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economyA nationally recognized Knoxville festival will be kicking off its 7th consecutive year of music and arts beginning Frida
    • Local
    • 6 hours, 3 minutes ago
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    Fate of dogs seized from breeder still not known.

    Fate of dogs seized from breeder still not known.Sara Tinker has been cited for animal cruelty. The dogs are being cared for at Young-Williams Animal Center, and neighbors are happy they are gone
    • Local
    • 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
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    Report: NCAA to talk to Vols about Tyndall violations.

    Report: NCAA to talk to Vols about Tyndall violations.The NCAA is calling Tennessee to discuss the findings of its investigation into Coach Donnie Tyndall's tenure at Southern Miss, a source close to the investigation told govols247. A decision on Tyndall's future at UT could come soon.
    • Local
    • 6 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisoner

    Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisonerA Hamblen County Jail inmate told officials that he was carrying out his mother's orders when he, along with two other prisoners, attacked the man accused of stabbing his mother's boyfriend.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 9 hours, 43 minutes ago
    Local

    Weak earthquake shakes East Tenn. late Wednesday night

    Weak earthquake shakes East Tenn. late Wednesday nightPeople in several areas in East Tennessee felt the ground rumble late Wednesday night, after a weak earthquake shook the area.
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    • 11 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Downtown - UT

    Big Ears Festival kicks off this weekend in downtown Knoxville

    Big Ears Festival kicks off this weekend in downtown KnoxvilleBig Ears Festival will fill downtown Knoxville with music this weekend.
    • Downtown - UT
    • 15 hours, 50 minutes ago
    Local

    What you need to know Thursday

    What you need to know ThursdayHere are several stories to follow Thursday, March 26, 2015.
    • Local
    • 16 hours, 50 minutes ago
    Claiborne - Hancock - Grainger - Union

    Claiborne County family pet shot in holding area

    Claiborne County family pet shot in holding areaSomeone this month shot and killed a Claiborne County family's German shepherd while she was in the family yard. March 25, 2015
    • Claiborne - Hancock - Grainger - Union
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Lenoir City - Loudon

    Loudon County looks into jail, courts expansion

    Loudon County looks into jail, courts expansionThe project would put county courts and the jail all under one roof.
    • Lenoir City - Loudon
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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    County by county health rankings

    County by county health rankingsKnox County ranks favorably among the state’s 95 counties for “health factors,” according to a new report. Dr. Martha Buchanan discusses the meaning behind the rankings.
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    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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    Distracted teen driving

    Distracted teen drivingNew figures released by AAA show teens are much more likely to be distracted in a car than previously thought. Greg Mangan with "Drive 4 Life Academy" explains.
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    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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    New claims form for veterans

    New claims form for veteransThe Veterans Administration is introducing a new way to file a claim for benefits. Tom Humphries of the Knox County Veterans Service Office reviews the online method.
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    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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    31 dogs seized from breeder's west Knox home

    31 dogs seized from breeder's west Knox homeInvestigators said the homeowner, Sara Jane TInker,58, was breeding dogs in her home and using a website to sell them.
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    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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    Former officer charged with wife's attempted murder

    Former officer charged with wife's attempted murderRoane County deputies arrested Jeremy Alexander Gambrell, 41, Saturday evening at his home
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    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    McMinn - Monroe

    Athens house fire kills mother of three

    Athens house fire kills mother of threeA house fire in Athens killed a mother of three Wednesday morning.
    • McMinn - Monroe
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Local

    What you need to know Wednesday

    What you need to know WednesdayHere are several stories to follow Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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    Fill ‘er up!

    Fill ‘er up!With spring’s arrival, TVA will begin adding water to our area lakes. David Bowling, TVA's general manager of river management, explains how the process workrs.
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    • 2 days, 4 hours ago
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    Addiction treatment

    Addiction treatmentOn Thursday, experts will convene at Carson-Newman University to talk about treatments for addiction. Mary Lepage, visiting instructor at Carson-Newman, and Steve Duncan with Knox Area Rescue Ministries preview the discussion.
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    • 2 days, 5 hours ago
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    Local businesses, economy benefit from 'Whole Foods'

    Local businesses, economy benefit from 'Whole Foods'Whole Foods opened Tuesday, bringing more than 170 jobs to the area and using local providers to stock the shelves.
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    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
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    Ky. boy hit & killed by bus was cancer survivor

    Ky. boy hit & killed by bus was cancer survivorOfficials said a boy was hit and killed by a school bus Monday afternoon in Whitley County, Kentucky
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    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
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    Ky. boy hit & killed by bus was cancer survivor

    Ky. boy hit & killed by bus was cancer survivorKentucky State Police identified the child as Jonathan Chatham. Investigators said he and three other kids got off the bus from Whitley North Elementary around 3:45 p.m. Monday.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
    South Knoxville

    Island Home Avenue to close for 8 weeks

    Island Home Avenue to close for 8 weeksStarting Monday, March 30, the city will close Island Home Avenue between Sevier Avenue and Maplewood Drive.
    • South Knoxville
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    Downtown - UT

    UT's Daily Beacon spotlights sexual violence on campus

    UT's Daily Beacon spotlights sexual violence on campusRoughly 18 months ago, a female student at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville was raped at a party by two fellow students
    • Downtown - UT
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    East Knoxville

    Police search for two suspects in east Knoxville shooting

    Police search for two suspects in east Knoxville shootingKnoxville police are searching for suspects in an east Knoxville shooting that sent a woman to the hospital Monday night.
    • East Knoxville
    • 2 days, 9 hours ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Blount Co., Alcoa, Maryville join forces to combat drunk driving

    Blount Co., Alcoa, Maryville join forces to combat drunk drivingBlount County Sheriff's Office, Alcoa Police Department, and Maryville Police Department are joining efforts this weekend to patrol roadways for impaired drivers and other safety violations.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Oak Ridge - Anderson

    Oak Ridge police search for attempted first degree murder suspect

    Oak Ridge police search for attempted first degree murder suspectOak Ridge police are searching for a man wanted on attempted first-degree murder charges.
    • Oak Ridge - Anderson
    • 2 days, 11 hours ago
    McMinn - Monroe

    Fire damages several cars at Monroe Co. car auction business

    Fire damages several cars at Monroe Co. car auction businessInvestigators determined that a fire started in two wrecked vehicles at a Monroe County car auction business late Monday night.
    • McMinn - Monroe
    • 2 days, 12 hours ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Police: Attacker left victim voicemail apologizing for stabbing

    Police: Attacker left victim voicemail apologizing for stabbingAn assault victim told Morristown police that his attacker left a voicemail on his phone, apologizing for stabbing him eight times in the back with a large kitchen knife.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 2 days, 13 hours ago
    West - Knoxville - Farragut

    Whole Foods Market officially opens first Knoxville store

    Whole Foods Market officially opens first Knoxville storeAfter months of anticipation, a popular grocery store chain finally opened its first location in the Knoxville-area.
    • West - Knoxville - Farragut
    • 2 days, 14 hours ago