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WBIR-TV Knoxville
NW Knoxville to be sprayed after mosquitos test positive for West Nile virusRoad and Palmetto Road); Short Road; High Drive; and Nickle Road from Western A
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 19 hours ago
Road and Palmetto Road); Short Road; High Drive; and Nickle Road from Western Avenue to High Drive Follow-up spraying is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 2. A complete list of mosquito sprayings is available on the Knox County website. © 2017 WBI... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Community observes Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance DayLarsen said. "There's just a whole range of emotions... The more that we can br
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
Larsen said. "There's just a whole range of emotions... The more that we can bring this issue out into the light, the more better off we'll be." The Knox County Health Department and partners helped to plan Sunday evening's event. © 2017 WB... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
In Memoriam: Summer of 2017attended the Ursuline School in New Rochelle, N.Y., and the Masters School in D
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
attended the Ursuline School in New Rochelle, N.Y., and the Masters School in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., and graduated from the Knox School in St. James, N.Y. She also studied at the Berkeley Secretarial School in New York City. She and her husband... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hickory man charged after missing NC girl found in Tenn. during stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Missing North Carolina girl found in Tenn. during prostitution stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Missing North Carolina girl found in Knoxville during stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Opioid epidemic forcing Knox County grandparents to step back into parentingAt the Knox County Juvenile Court, special care is taken to protect the tiniest
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
At the Knox County Juvenile Court, special care is taken to protect the tiniest Tennesseans. “We have close to 800 children in some kind of state custody right now. When I got on the bench we had 350 children in state custody. The entire increase is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Missing North Carolina girl found in Knoxville during stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Missing North Carolina girl found in Knoxville during stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Missing North Carolina girl found in Knoxville during stingwho was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside of a Knoxville hotel. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the vehicle belonged to 27-year-old Timothy King, of Hickory, North Carolina, who was... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox County Veterans Services Office to visit senior centersKNOXVILLE - Starting in November, the Knox County Veterans Services will be pos
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
KNOXVILLE - Starting in November, the Knox County Veterans Services will be posted at various senior centers to provide one-on-one assistance to veterans and their families. They will be there to explain VA benefits, help them fill out the forms to... Read more
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Farragut Press
Betz climbs from FMS teacher/coach to Primary School assistant principalWe’re all about kids.” Betz leaves FMS with fond memories. During his time the
Farragut Press / Posted 5 days ago
We’re all about kids.” Betz leaves FMS with fond memories. During his time there, the track and field boys’ team won the Knox County championship three years in a row and the girls’ team won the championship three out of four of the years he... Read more
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News.com.au
First-home buyers splash $1.4 millionis in a popular location close to schools and shops.Source:Supplied “They were
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
is in a popular location close to schools and shops.Source:Supplied “They were attracted by the sought-after location in the Knox College estate. The buyer is renting in a nearby suburb and was looking for a large home,” Mr Smith said. “We were... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
First-home buyers splash $1.4 millionup. The home is in a popular location close to schools and shops. “They were
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
up. The home is in a popular location close to schools and shops. “They were attracted by the sought-after location in the Knox College estate. The buyer is renting in a nearby suburb and was looking for a large home,” Mr Smith said. “We were... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Friends remember victim of Powell shootingthink of he wasn't smiling or trying to make someone else smile, so it just see
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 days ago
think of he wasn't smiling or trying to make someone else smile, so it just seems so senseless." Credit: Carly Yarnell The Knox County Sheriff's Office says they have two persons of interest, but have not made any arrests. Lucas Halliburton,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bodycam video shows unarmed man getting Tasered 10 timesthe man appeared confused and was incohorent after a fire at his home Video fr
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the man appeared confused and was incohorent after a fire at his home Video from a Tennessee deputy’s body camera shows the Knox County officer and his colleagues shocking an unarmed suspect with Tasers 10 times at 50,000 volts each during an... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Jefferson Co. law enforcement officers train to carry Naloxonethat we need for our community," Shultz said, "and to hit the streets with Narc
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
that we need for our community," Shultz said, "and to hit the streets with Narcan, is awesome." According to data from the Knox County District Attorney General, 224 people died from an overdose in Knox County in 2016. State data shows that... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Appalachian Unsolved: Investigators still looking for answers in vet school dean's murderup his personal career when he became dean, because he wanted this school to be
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
up his personal career when he became dean, because he wanted this school to be as good as it could be,” said Krahwinkel. If you have any information about this cold case, you can call the Knox County Cold Case Unit at 865-215-2675. © 2017 WBIR... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Proposed bond refinance could save Knox Co. taxpayers $5.9Mand opportunities to save taxpayers money,” Burchett said. According to the Ma
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
and opportunities to save taxpayers money,” Burchett said. According to the Mayor's Office, if approved, Burchett and the Knox County Commission will have saved taxpayers more than $17 million in interest savings through similar refinancing... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox law director checks ethics complaint lodged against two commissionerswe've got," he said. It likely won't be until the end of the month before the
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
we've got," he said. It likely won't be until the end of the month before the investigation is complete, he said. Because the Knox County Ethics Committee lacks two members, it'll then take some time before the committee can act - should Armstrong... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Whitehall Township approves Fire Safety Ordinancebox, or Knox box, at its Monday meeting. Whitehall Township Fire Chief David N
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
box, or Knox box, at its Monday meeting. Whitehall Township Fire Chief David Nelson said that the ordinance will require the Knox Boxes to be placed within six feet of the building’s front door for easy access to the structure in case of a fire... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox Co. BOE hears from LGBT supporters on harassment policy changeKNOXVILLE - Nearly a dozen people lined up at the Knox County Board of Educatio
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 days ago
KNOXVILLE - Nearly a dozen people lined up at the Knox County Board of Education meeting to speak about a possible change in the district's harassment policy. "What people were trying to clarify for the board was this isn't as simple as you think,"... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox law director checks ethics complain lodged against two commissionerswe've got," he said. It likely won't be until the end of the month before the
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 days ago
we've got," he said. It likely won't be until the end of the month before the investigation is complete, he said. Because the Knox County Ethics Committee lacks two members, it'll then take some time before the committee can act - should Armstrong... Read more
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ABC News
Veteran news editor wrote his own heartbreaking obituary before dying of canceryears they worked together. "Here’s a secret,” she said. “It was Mark Mooney w
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
years they worked together. "Here’s a secret,” she said. “It was Mark Mooney who wrote those 300 ABC News articles on the Knox case. No one knew because he always refused to give himself a byline.” In late 2011, Mooney embraced social... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
What experts suggest you do to protect your family from West Nileconfirmed human case of West Nile Virus since 2013, experts say spraying for mo
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
confirmed human case of West Nile Virus since 2013, experts say spraying for mosquitoes is more important now than ever. The Knox County Health Department said one person tested positive for the virus last week and is recovering. Symptoms of the... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
First person tests positive for West Nile virus in Knox Countypositive lab report for its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
positive lab report for its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The infected person is recovering, according to the Knox County Health Department. A bird was also infected. Following CDC protocol, the Knox County Health Department will... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Mayor Rogero shows concern about proposed changes to school harassment policyKNOXVILLE - Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero has expressed her concerns to the K
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
KNOXVILLE - Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero has expressed her concerns to the Knox County Board of Education and Superintendent in regards to proposed wording changes in the board's harassment policies. Rogero said she wants Knoxville to be a... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox Co. horse diagnosed with West Nile VirusManage manure and disposal. • Apply fly sprays and insect repellants as needed
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
Manage manure and disposal. • Apply fly sprays and insect repellants as needed. Human can be infected by West Nile Virus. The Knox County Health Department tests mosquitoes regularly, and if the virus is detected, they schedule spraying in the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Motorcyclist dies after missing turnoff the road. Police said Willey failed to round a corner as he rode south on
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
off the road. Police said Willey failed to round a corner as he rode south on Route 32 at about 7:40 p.m. on Thursday. The Knox County Sheriff's Department is working to reconstruct the crash. Investigators said they have not yet concluded if... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Motorcyclist dies after missing turnoff the road. Police said Willey failed to round a corner as he rode south on
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
off the road. Police said Willey failed to round a corner as he rode south on Route 32 at about 7:40 p.m. on Thursday. The Knox County Sheriff's Department is working to reconstruct the crash. Investigators said they have not yet concluded if... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Forum discusses dangers of drug abuseof drug abuse. Numerous community groups and agencies took part in the forum h
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 11 days ago
of drug abuse. Numerous community groups and agencies took part in the forum hosted by Knox County Schools, including the Knox County Health Department, the Metro Drug Coalition, the Knoxville Police Department, the Knox County Sheriff's... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Meet the new Kings on the blockattempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia thi
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
attempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia this year to play in the Victorian League with the Knox Raiders under the coaching of NBL legend Darryl McDonald. That’s where Thoseby caught the eye of Sydney assistant... Read more
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News.com.au
Meet the new Kings on the blockattempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia thi
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
attempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia this year to play in the Victorian League with the Knox Raiders under the coaching of NBL legend Darryl McDonald. That’s where Thoseby caught the eye of Sydney assistant... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Meet the new Kings on the blockattempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia thi
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
attempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia this year to play in the Victorian League with the Knox Raiders under the coaching of NBL legend Darryl McDonald. That’s where Thoseby caught the eye of Sydney assistant... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Meet the new Kings on the blockattempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia thi
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
attempted to pick up a deal in Europe, but failed and returned to Australia this year to play in the Victorian League with the Knox Raiders under the coaching of NBL legend Darryl McDonald. That’s where Thoseby caught the eye of Sydney assistant... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland woman, 39, dies in county jailA 39-year-old female inmate died while in custody at the Knox County Jail this
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
A 39-year-old female inmate died while in custody at the Knox County Jail this week, state police said. Shauna Lee Landre, of Rockland, was found hanged in a jail bathroom on Monday, Oct. 2, Stephen McCausland, spokesman for the Maine Department of... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox County employee's suit against ex-director dismissedboss has been dismissed. Knox County Circuit Court Judge Deborah Stevens dismi
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 12 days ago
boss has been dismissed. Knox County Circuit Court Judge Deborah Stevens dismissed the complaint by Janice Orr on Monday. The Knox County Law Department had sought dismissal since April, arguing in part that Orr's complaint against former... Read more
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Philly.com
The British are coming (and, sadly, they're gonna win)Battle Bash, where spectators can join British forces as they celebrate their v
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
Battle Bash, where spectators can join British forces as they celebrate their victory with Evil Genius beer and music from the Knox Street Band. Unlike in 1777, Patriots are welcome, too. Thousands turn out every year for the reenactment. “They... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Missing Hope man found alivewas located Tuesday evening “out of state” by law enforcement, according to a s
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
was located Tuesday evening “out of state” by law enforcement, according to a statement from Lt. Patrick Polky of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office. He was found to be in “good health.” Polky did not disclose where Smith was found. He was... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Missing man from Hope found safe, reunited with familyMaine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has b
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has been found and reunited with his family. The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 23-year-old Avery Smith was found Tuesday night, not in Maine by police. Police say... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Missing man found safe, reunited with familyMaine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has b
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has been found and reunited with his family. The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 23-year-old Avery Smith was found Tuesday night, not in Maine by police. Police say... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Missing man found safe, reunited with familyMaine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has b
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has been found and reunited with his family. The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 23-year-old Avery Smith was found Tuesday night, not in Maine by police. Police say... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Missing man from Hope found safe, reunited with familyMaine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has b
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A man from Hope who had been missing since Sept. 23 has been found and reunited with his family. The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 23-year-old Avery Smith was found Tuesday night, not in Maine by police. Police say... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Intent to award for sale issued for AJ Building to become boutique hotelthe AJ Building back in the hands of the private sector, we have to find a loca
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 days ago
the AJ Building back in the hands of the private sector, we have to find a location to house the administrative offices of the Knox County Schools. That is a significant challenge, and we will continue working on it.” BNA Associates proposed the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
T-45C Goshawk Down In TennesseeForest on Sunday, and the status of the two pilots on board is still undetermin
The Aero-News Network / Posted 14 days ago
Forest on Sunday, and the status of the two pilots on board is still undetermined, according to military officials. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the plane went down about a quarter mile east of the Pheasant Fields picnic area... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
KPD teams up with WBIR, local organizations to hold drug take-backKNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department wants to make sure old medicine doe
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
KNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department wants to make sure old medicine doesn't get in the wrong hands. A drug take-back is set for Oct. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ingles Markets on Emory Road in Powell. The coalition will be on hand... Read more
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New Now Next
Tennessee School Board Voting To Remove LGBT Language From Anti-Bullying PolicyThe Knox County Board of Education is considering removing “sexual orientation”
New Now Next / Posted 16 days ago
The Knox County Board of Education is considering removing “sexual orientation” and “actual or perceived gender” from its policy, replacing them with the word “sex.” Such a change could affect how the district punished anti-LGBT bullying in schools... Read more
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CBS News
Raynella Leath: The Widow on Solway Roadsoared, so did her suspicions about her stepmother's role. And she wasn't alone
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
soared, so did her suspicions about her stepmother's role. And she wasn't alone. Within 24 hours, Dr. Darinka Mileusnic, the Knox County medical examiner, discounted Raynella's claim of suicide, and ruled David Leath's death a homicide. Raynella... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Students protest proposed changes to LGBTQ harassment policyage, national origin, disability, religion, race, color, genetics, veteran stat
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 17 days ago
age, national origin, disability, religion, race, color, genetics, veteran status "or any other federally protected area." The Knox County Board of Education brought up the topic at their meeting in September. Board members said that if the changes... Read more
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FOX News
Baby found dead in bassinet was killed by family dogboy who died at his home was killed by a family dog. Authorities say the baby
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
boy who died at his home was killed by a family dog. Authorities say the baby was found dead Sept. 20 in his bassinet at the Knox County home about 60 miles northeast of Columbus. County Coroner Dr. Jennifer Ogle said Wednesday that the baby... Read more
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