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Knoxville News Sentinel
A peek inside Knox legislative candidates’ war cheststhe Aug. 4 primaries. Johnson raised $43,697 in the second quarter, spent $22,
A peek inside Knox legislative candidates’ war chests
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
the Aug. 4 primaries. Johnson raised $43,697 in the second quarter, spent $22,307 and has a balance of $61,296. Although the Knox County Democratic Party helped recruit candidates for three other legislative seats, none are being as successful as... Read more
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Gulf News
Don McLean admits to domestic violence, avoids jaila $3,000 fine and a promise that he stays out of trouble FILE - This Monday, J
Don McLean admits to domestic violence, avoids jail
Gulf News / Posted 8 hours ago
a $3,000 fine and a promise that he stays out of trouble FILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. "American Pie" singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox Co. authorities looking for missing 77-old manKnox Co. authorities are searching for a man who hasn't been heard from since J
Knox Co. authorities looking for missing 77-old man
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 hours ago
Knox Co. authorities are searching for a man who hasn't been heard from since July 15th. The Knox County Sheriff's Office said it's looking for 77-year-old Johnny Paris Hopson. Hopson was last seen in Knoxville on July 15th around 9 a.m. when he... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
East TN Dems: Kaine a ‘safe’ but sound VP choicehe is a middle-aged white guy, but from what I've seen of him, he's got a lot o
East TN Dems: Kaine a ‘safe’ but sound VP choice
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
he is a middle-aged white guy, but from what I've seen of him, he's got a lot of energy," said Cameron Brooks, chair of the Knox County Democratic Party. "From what I've seen of him in past rallies on video and stuff, he's not a typical yawner.... Read more
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The China Post
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault caseto "American Pie" sold at auction for $1.2 million last year. This Monday, Jan
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case
The China Post / Posted 16 hours ago
to "American Pie" sold at auction for $1.2 million last year. This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. "American Pie" singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine man accused of assaulting woman, boythe assistance of the Maine Marine Patrol, which brought him to the mainland by
Maine man accused of assaulting woman, boy
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
the assistance of the Maine Marine Patrol, which brought him to the mainland by boat. According to an affidavit filed by the Knox County Sheriff’s Office, police were alerted by a citizen who was approached by a boy who reported being assaulted.... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Mayor announces new vests for Knox Co. law enforcementKnox County's Mayor showed off protective vests Friday that he wants to equip o
Mayor announces new vests for Knox Co. law enforcement
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 18 hours ago
Knox County's Mayor showed off protective vests Friday that he wants to equip officers with. The Knox Co. commission is considering a proposal that would provide 400 protective vests to officers. The mayor said the new vest can withstand shots from... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Cookie Crusaders going to Dallas to deliver cookies to officersthe coming weeks in light of recent tragedies. They call themselves the "Cooki
Cookie Crusaders going to Dallas to deliver cookies to officers
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 19 hours ago
the coming weeks in light of recent tragedies. They call themselves the "Cookie Crusaders" and make monthly deliveries to the Knoxville Police Department and the Knox County Sheriff's Office. "In these times where it's challenging for law... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
First case of Zika reported in Knox CountyThe Knox County Health Department announced Friday it has received lab results
First case of Zika reported in Knox County
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 20 hours ago
The Knox County Health Department announced Friday it has received lab results confirming Knox County's first Zika virus case. The individual recently returned from a trip overseas to an area with mosquito-borne transmission of Zika, according to a... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
The Latest: Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officersDozens of American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Ch
The Latest: Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officers
Southwest Daily News / Posted yesterday
Dozens of American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge. Capt. Tom Cox of the Knox County Sheriff's Office in Tennessee was among those in attendance. He says he plans to attend not only Gerald's... Read more
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CTV News
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don M
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case
CTV News / Posted yesterday
This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. A jail supervisor said 'American Pie' singer McLean bad been arrested on a misdemeanor domestic violence... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officersof American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officers
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
of American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge. Capt. Tom Cox of the Knox County Sheriff's Office in Tennessee was among those in attendance. He says he plans to attend not only Gerald's... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officersof American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
of American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge. Capt. Tom Cox of the Knox County Sheriff's Office in Tennessee was among those in attendance. He says he plans to attend not only Gerald's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘American Pie’ singer McLean takes plea in assault caseThis Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail
‘American Pie’ singer McLean takes plea in assault case
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. “American Pie” singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. AP CAMDEN, Maine— “American... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘American Pie’ singer McLean takes plea in assault caseassault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. This Monday, Jan
‘American Pie’ singer McLean takes plea in assault case
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
assault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. “American Pie” singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County areaJuly 26 in the CIC conference room, 806 Cochran Ave., Cambridge. Knox Township
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
July 26 in the CIC conference room, 806 Cochran Ave., Cambridge. Knox Townshipmeeting change The regular July meeting of the Knox Township board has been changed from Tuesday to Thursday, July 28, at 7 p.m. at the Knox Township Meeting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault caseFILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox Count
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
FILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. "American Pie" singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. The singer-songwriter... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault caseFILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox Count
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
FILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. "American Pie" singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. The singer-songwriter... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault caseFILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox Count
'American Pie' singer McLean takes plea in assault case
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
FILE - This Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 file booking photo provided by the Knox County Jail shows Don McLean. "American Pie" singer McLean admitted to domestic violence assault against his estranged wife, and will avoid jail time. The singer-songwriter... Read more
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Salon.com
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officersof American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in
Funerals begin for 3 slain Baton Rouge officers
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
of American flags were planted in the grass outside the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge. Capt. Tom Cox of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office in Tennessee was among those in attendance. He says he plans to attend not only Gerald’s... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Friendship man to serve 30 days in jail for assaulting woman, beating dogfor a year. A concurrent 30-day sentence was imposed for cruelty to an animal.
Friendship man to serve 30 days in jail for assaulting woman, beating dog
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
for a year. A concurrent 30-day sentence was imposed for cruelty to an animal. According to an affidavit filed in court by the Knox County Sheriff’s Office, two girls reported the crimes to a school official who contacted police. Assistant District... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Local democrats heading to DNCactually make an impact or that I could actually have, you know, an effect on w
Local democrats heading to DNC
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
actually make an impact or that I could actually have, you know, an effect on what goes on." Cameron Brooks, chair of the Knox County Democratic Party, said he hopes the DNC will strike a different tone than the RNC's. In a statement to... Read more
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BC Local News
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive gamesinformation on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of th
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive games
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
information on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of the mountain as they walk along the trail. The Knox Mountain Challenge is a timed quest where users are timed from top to bottom and the time is catalogued and can be... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive gamesinformation on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of th
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive games
Lake Country Calendar / Posted yesterday
information on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of the mountain as they walk along the trail. The Knox Mountain Challenge is a timed quest where users are timed from top to bottom and the time is catalogued and can be... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive gamesinformation on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of th
Knox Mountain in Kelowna goes high tech with two new interactive games
Kelowna Capital News / Posted yesterday
information on their smart-phone about plants and animals and the history of the mountain as they walk along the trail. The Knox Mountain Challenge is a timed quest where users are timed from top to bottom and the time is catalogued and can be... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Warren man gets eight months for near-fatal assaultcharged with the more serious felony charge of aggravated assault for the Novem
Warren man gets eight months for near-fatal assault
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
charged with the more serious felony charge of aggravated assault for the November 2014 assault that occurred in Warren. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office reported that a deputy had been called to oversee Cross as he removed some of his items from... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Outgoing KCS spokeswoman claims she was encouraged to leave; Thomas says change coming to districtClifford Davis, district chief of staff, alleging that Thomas encouraged her "t
Outgoing KCS spokeswoman claims she was encouraged to leave; Thomas says change coming to district
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Clifford Davis, district chief of staff, alleging that Thomas encouraged her "to seek employment opportunities outside of the Knox County Schools" and told her she was viewed as a "McIntyre defender" and "therefore, not viewed favorably by some... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
2016 Pork Report reveals wasteful spending by Tennessee lawmakersprovide local art. Other spending issues highlighted here in Knoxville include
2016 Pork Report reveals wasteful spending by Tennessee lawmakers
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
provide local art. Other spending issues highlighted here in Knoxville included $200,000 for Zoo Knoxville and $4,000 for the Knox County Schools Nutrition Director. The report also highlighted the 2016 "Pork of the Year" award, which is chosen... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Five juveniles arrested in Corryton armed robbery— Five juveniles allegedly responsible for an armed robbery of a Corryton gas s
Five juveniles arrested in Corryton armed robbery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
— Five juveniles allegedly responsible for an armed robbery of a Corryton gas station are in custody, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. According to a news release, the five juveniles, ranging in age from 14 to 17, allegedly... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Petitions ask TDOT to scrap Clinton Highway plansup with the plan in response to safety concerns about the stretch of roadway fr
Petitions ask TDOT to scrap Clinton Highway plans
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
up with the plan in response to safety concerns about the stretch of roadway from its intersection with Edgemoor Road to the Knox County line. Records show 10 fatal wrecks and 11 crashes with serious injury on the highway between 2006 and 2015,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox E-911 board approves $8.7M Motorola contract for digital radio systemJerald Jenkins dispatches KPD officers from the Knox County Emergency Communica
Knox E-911 board approves $8.7M Motorola contract for digital radio system
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Jerald Jenkins dispatches KPD officers from the Knox County Emergency Communications Center Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) KNOXVILLE — Three years after beginning the process to obtain a new digital radio system, the Knox... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville man arrested in armed robberyKnoxville man was arrested Monday afternoon for allegedly robbing a woman with
Knoxville man arrested in armed robbery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Knoxville man was arrested Monday afternoon for allegedly robbing a woman with a semi-automatic handgun, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. Martez Dante Smith was taken into custody around 1:45 p.m. in South Knoxville. He is... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Safety center, homelessness top topics at Knox commission candidate forumLiza Zenni, executive director of the Arts & Culture Alliance on Monday after a
Safety center, homelessness top topics at Knox commission candidate forum
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Liza Zenni, executive director of the Arts & Culture Alliance on Monday after a candidate forum at the Emporium hosted by the Knoxville-Knox County League of Women Voters. Zenni moderated the forum between the Knox County Commission candidates of... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
E-911 board to take up equipment contractThe Knox County E-911 Board of Directors is set Tuesday morning to vote in a sp
E-911 board to take up equipment contract
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
The Knox County E-911 Board of Directors is set Tuesday morning to vote in a special meeting on a multimillion-dollar contract with Motorola Solutions for a new radio system. The meeting is set for 10 a.m. in the multi-purpose room at 605 Bernard... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Collection agency may be hired to track down unpaid Knox School luncheson the schools nutrition program showed in May. Oaks gave the update on the au
Collection agency may be hired to track down unpaid Knox School lunches
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
on the schools nutrition program showed in May. Oaks gave the update on the audit response during Monday's meeting of the Knox County Audit Committee. "It is a challenge that every school system faces," he said. "I don't know that anyone has... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox County expected surplus for 2015-16 is $2.25 millionChris Caldwell. The extra finances come off a successful year in tax collectio
Knox County expected surplus for 2015-16 is $2.25 million
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Caldwell. The extra finances come off a successful year in tax collections and lower than expected spending, he told the Knox County Commission's Finance Committee on Monday. A surplus wasn't expected in the 2015-16 fiscal year, and it was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Midcoast officials say need is strong for drug recovery centeropposition to opioid replacement treatment makes it more difficult to deal with
Midcoast officials say need is strong for drug recovery center
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
opposition to opioid replacement treatment makes it more difficult to deal with opiate addiction. Jasmin Pike, a member of the Knox County Recovery Coalition, said she is in recovery and agreed with Gunderman. “Every time he opens his mouth, we... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox E-911 board tackles vote on $8.6 million emergency radio systemsystem for Knox County emergency responders could end Tuesday with a contract c
Knox E-911 board tackles vote on $8.6 million emergency radio system
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
system for Knox County emergency responders could end Tuesday with a contract cobbled together in private negotiations. The Knox County E-911 Board of Directors is slated to meet at 10 a.m. to approve an $8.6 million Motorola Solutions radio... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox County seeks more than $19 million from ex-trustee Mike LoweThe Knox County Law Director's office has upped the ante in a false claims laws
Knox County seeks more than $19 million from ex-trustee Mike Lowe
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The Knox County Law Director's office has upped the ante in a false claims lawsuit against former Trustee Mike Lowe to more than $19 million, but Lowe's attorney contends the lawsuit came too late and should be tossed out. In dueling motions filed... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox sheriff thankful for public support in wake of fatal officer shootingswhere officers are not only fighting lawlessness but terrorism and lack the nec
Knox sheriff thankful for public support in wake of fatal officer shootings
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
where officers are not only fighting lawlessness but terrorism and lack the necessary tools to fight back. The officers of the Knox County Sheriff's Office will continue to do the job they love, protecting and serving Knox County." Following the... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox Sheriff: Thanks for the supportlaw enforcement. Statement from Sheriff Jimmy “J.J.” Jones: I want to thank a
Knox Sheriff: Thanks for the support
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 days ago
law enforcement. Statement from Sheriff Jimmy “J.J.” Jones: I want to thank all the people who have publicly supported the Knox County Sheriff’s Office through the years and especially during these trying times. We have received numerous... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Body found inside Knox Co. homean injury the man sustained at his girlfriend's. This is an on going investiga
Body found inside Knox Co. home
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
an injury the man sustained at his girlfriend's. This is an on going investigation by the Bicknell Police Department and the Knox County Coroner's Office. Follow us online at 14NEWS.com and on Twitter. Text NEWSAPP to 51414 or click here to... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
A Sevier tradition: Descendants of Tenn.’s first governor bring reunion to Knoxvilleand 9-year-old daughter, Christina Jones, attend a ceremony honoring John Sevie
A Sevier tradition: Descendants of Tenn.’s first governor bring reunion to Knoxville
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
and 9-year-old daughter, Christina Jones, attend a ceremony honoring John Sevier held by the Sevier Family Association at the Knox County Courthouse on Sunday. Descendants of Sevier held their reunion on Knoxville this weekend with visits to James... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wheels in motionof the first instances of someone taking a car was in 1914 when George Stewart
Wheels in motion
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
of the first instances of someone taking a car was in 1914 when George Stewart walked into a motor garage next to the Knox pharmacy and drove off in one of the cars. He was described in court as"an idle and disorderly person, having... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mining region observes first Anthracite Heritage Daymining accidents, in some of which dozens of miners died, also played a role in
Mining region observes first Anthracite Heritage Day
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
mining accidents, in some of which dozens of miners died, also played a role in the decline of the coal industry. The Knox Mine disaster of 1959, in which 12 men lost their lives after the Susquehanna River flooded a mine near Exeter,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee judge orders paralegal to turn over files, contents of Facebook profileoff legal customers. The Tennessee Attorney General's office has filed a lawsu
Tennessee judge orders paralegal to turn over files, contents of Facebook profile
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
off legal customers. The Tennessee Attorney General's office has filed a lawsuit against paralegal Jonathan Trotter, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. The lawsuit alleges Trotter began advertising his legal services on Facebook after he... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Judge issues injunction against Knoxville paralegal accused of ripping off consumersRidge woman and tricking a Knoxville woman into believing she had legal custody
Judge issues injunction against Knoxville paralegal accused of ripping off consumers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Ridge woman and tricking a Knoxville woman into believing she had legal custody of her grandson, have also been referred to the Knox County district attorney general for a decision on whether to file criminal charges. According to a lawsuit filed... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Coach: Two injured Hardin Valley football players treated and released after crashcrash just after 5 p.m. along Hardin Valley Road when a Kia Sorento struck the
Coach: Two injured Hardin Valley football players treated and released after crash
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
crash just after 5 p.m. along Hardin Valley Road when a Kia Sorento struck the Jeep they were traveling in, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. In turn, the Jeep struck a Ford Mustang. One of the players was ejected from the Jeep and... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Local organizations talk about opioid epidemic gripping East Tennesseepeople are believed to have died this year from drug overdoses, likely opioid o
Local organizations talk about opioid epidemic gripping East Tennessee
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
people are believed to have died this year from drug overdoses, likely opioid overdoses, according to figures prepared by the Knox County District Attorney General's Office. Knoxville's 91.9 FM WUOT and TruckBeat, a local health story-telling... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
2 Hardin Valley players hurt in crashsuffered injuries Thursday afternoon when the vehicle they were riding in colli
2 Hardin Valley players hurt in crash
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
suffered injuries Thursday afternoon when the vehicle they were riding in collided with another motorist, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. The names and ages of the players and the hospital to which they were taken were... Read more
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