Knox County Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Water line break cuts supply to dozens of Farragut homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of homes in Farragut, and by early Tuesday morning, managed to turn the water back on. First Utility District of Knox County said crews responded to the break at Kingston Pike and Smith Road at about 10 p.m. Monday. Crews spent the night repairing a ...

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  2. THP reports fewer traffic deaths in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 1, which consists of 11 Knoxville area counties, there have been 164 fatalities, compared with 151 in 2013. Knox County has seen a decrease of two, but Anderson County has seen seven more roadway deaths and Loudon County has seen five more deaths so ...

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  3. Turn Turn Turn Lane: A tale of failed traffic tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... and Dutchtown Rd. (WBIR) Digital signs clearly warn drivers of a new traffic pattern on Dutchtown Road in West Knox County. But the pattern of stripes for a temporary turn lane at one intersection has turned into something akin to a modern art ...

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  4. Johnson withdraws name to be head of Tenn. Democratic partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... e from consideration. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1tv9UMe Johnson says she'll return to Knox County Schools next week, and is also pursuing an opportunity with Organizing for America, but could not elaborate.

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  5. Top stories to follow MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... on ESPN. The incident happened on Chapman Highway at East Hendron Chapel Road in Seymour shortly before 6 a.m.. Knox County Sheriff's Office has responded to the scene. Signs on the front of the store read, "Entire store on sale," and "Everything up ...

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  6. Knoxville area sees some gas prices below two dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... cause it's not going to stay long," said Beach. According to http://www.gasbuddy.com there are three stations in Knox County with gas less than two dollars: Lee's Food Mart Exxon in Powell, Sam's Club in West Knoxville, and Costco in Farragut.

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  7. Several injured, two flown to hospital after wreck in West Knox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Sheriff's Office Deputies, with the assistance of the Tennessee Highway Patrol, say at least three people were pinned, and two were transported to the University of Tennessee Medical Center by Lifestar.

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  8. 3 pinned, 7 injured in West Knoxville crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 7 people were injured in a 2 car crash in West Knoxville Friday night. 3 pinned, 7 injured in West Knoxville crash The Knox County Sheriff's Office said 7 people were injured in a 2 car crash in West Knoxville Friday night.

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  9. Montgomery County Unemployment rate stays steady at 6.9 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... 63 counties, and remained the same in 14 counties. Montgomery County's rate remained unchanged at 6.9 percent. Knox County had the state's lowest major metropolitan rate in November at 5.1 percent, unchanged from the previous month. Davidson County ...

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  10. Counties stock up to prepare for road care thisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... we worked about 36 straight hours trying to get the roads where people could drive on them safely," said Cox. Knox County is one of many counties that uses salt and brine. Last winter they were paying around $66 a ton for road salt and that price ...

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  11. Outpouring of support after someone stole a child's medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Outpouring of support after someone stole a child's medicine (WBIR - Knox County) East Tennessee has once again displayed the volunteer spirit Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1AOCCZ4 A family's plea led to some life-saving help ...

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  12. Tennessee releases county unemployment numbers for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... November 2014 show despite an increase in several counties, Tennessee's overall rate managed to fall slightly. Knox County had the state's lowest rate for a major city at 5.1 percent, holding steady from October. Scott County reported the highest ...

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  13. Pharmacies run low on Tamiflu has flu season hits East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... The Center for Disease Control (CDC) says they're not seeing particularly high numbers at a regional level, but Knox County Department of Health says this year's strain of H3N2 means flu numbers could get higher. "December through February is ...

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  14. Christmas comes early for some East Tennessee familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of Christmas morning a few days early. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1B0bTGS (WBIR - Knox County) An East Tennessee church continued a decades-old tradition Monday, giving dozens of families the feeling of Christmas morning a ...

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  15. Former D.A. Nichols takes Knox County Sheriff's Office jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Former D.A. Nichols takes Knox County Sheriff's Office job Former Knox County Attorney General Randy Nichols is taking a job with the Knox County Sheriff's Office. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/16KQBnN "At some point in time, I started changing my philosophy.

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  16. Former DA Randy Nichols joins Knox County Sheriffa s OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    For many, holiday decorations aren't complete until there's a toy train set going around the Christmas tree. But one Knoxville family's trai

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  17. Proposed KCSO boat slip to cost doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Sheriff's Office wants a better spot to dock its boat, and is prepared to pay more than double what it does now to get it. Proposed KCSO boat slip to cost double The Knox County Sheriff's Office wants a better spot to dock its boat, and is prepared to pay more than double what it does now to get it.

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  18. Flu cases continue to spike in East TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Health Department reports flu activity is currently higher in East Tennessee than in other parts of the state. Flu cases continue to spike in East TN The Knox County Health Department reports flu activity is currently higher in East Tennessee than in other parts of the state.

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  19. Missing Cape Breton woman found safe in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | CTV

    Police have located a 24-year-old Eskasoni, N.S., woman who was last seen near her home in late August. Denny was reported as missing by her family on Nov. 4 and was last seen in the Eskasoni area on Aug. 22. Police say she entered the U.S. in late August and had previously interacted with police in Alabama and then in Knox County, Tennessee.

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  20. Knox County offers free Christmas tree recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared Sunday of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an al Ariel Massengale scored 14 of her 18 points in the second half Saturday as No. 10 Tennessee breezed past No.

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