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1 min ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
The Observation Deck of Knoxville's Sunsphere will be closed for several months while crews perform extensive renovations on the fourth floor.
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2 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
Trip tales: Knox County Commissioners Amy Broyles, Mike Hammond and Jeff Ownby are expected to share with fellow commissioners what they learned at a recent national conference.
6 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
After a round of joking and some serious discussion, the House has given final legislative approval to a bill that would outlaw the use of drones to watch people who are "lawfully" hunting or fishing.
Benefit 5K: Barley's Taproom and Pizzeria in the Old City will host its second annual St. Patrick's Day 5K, a benefit race with proceeds going to Emily's Power for a Cure, an organization set up to fight neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer.
An East Tennessee lawmaker held a rally Friday on Market Square to protest the work of outside groups in the affairs of the Knox County School district.
A Knox County grand jury will weigh whether two homeless men deliberately set a fire early Feb. 1 that destroyed what remained of the McClung Warehouse complex on Jackson Avenue.
The State Attorney General says Tennessee can lawfully use the electric chair on death row inmates if drugs used for lethal injection are not available.
Local school officials have mixed feelings on Thursday's state House vote to delay the implementation of Common Core standards in Tennessee for two years.
At noon at the East Tennessee History Center, Anne Bridges and Ken Wise will discuss their new bibliography of early sources related to the Smoky Mountains, Terra Incognita: An Annotated Bibliography of the Great Smoky Mountains, 1544-1934 .
Watchful Eye on Property Crimes for March 5-12 is looking at a small group of incidents in the Maryville Pike-Martin Mill Pike area.
Dozens of people in one Knox County neighborhood are fighting to keep an historic home intact and untouched by developers.
Air Force Airmen Colby D. Weller, Charles L. Robinson and Tabitha R. Mynatt graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Workers' rights groups from around the state gathered on the steps of the Capitol Wednesday afternoon to urge legislators to pay more attention to workers and their needs.
A German manufacturing company is looking to build a factory in Knox County with the plan to create more than 600 jobs.