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  1. Maintenance crews clearing Knox Co. schools of ice & snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... students in East Tennessee were in school, and crews are hard at work hoping to get them back in class soon. Knox County students have been out 5 days in a row, and many schools were last in session on February 13. Crews from the Knox County ...

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  2. Attorney: FBI looking into Knox inmate's handling by jail employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    An attorney for a Knoxville man whose beating by Knox County Sheriff's Office jailers prompted one emploeey's dismissal and the suspensions of twThis o Attorney: FBI looking into Knox inmate's handling by jail employees An attorney for a Knoxville man whose beating by Knox County Sheriff's Office jailers prompted one emploeey's dismissal and the suspensions of twThis o Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1EoqKPB An attorney for Louis Flack says he's been told the FBI is looking into the way his client was treated by jailers in November. An attorney for a Knoxville man at the center of a Knox County jail beating investigation says the FBI is looking into the case.

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  3. Arraignment set for Johnson, WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Former Vol linebacker A.J. Johnson and current cornerback Michael Williams are scheduled to appear March 9 in Knox County Criminal Court on charges of aggravated rape. Criminal Court Judge Bob McGee will decide during the scheduled arraignment for the men if affidavits filed in support of search warrants will be unsealed.

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  4. What you need to know MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... one light stayed bright at a local church. Cumberland fellowship opened their doors as a Red Cross shelter. Knox County students and teachers will have another snow day Monday. The school system made the announcement Sunday evening, citing snow and ...

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  5. Lobbyists, boat slips on Knox Commission agenda MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Commissioners are expected to discuss two contracts at Monday's meeting, one tied to hiring a lobbyist and the other to securing a boat slip with a big price tag. Lobbyists, boat slips on Knox Commission agenda Monday Knox County Commissioners are expected to discuss two contracts at Monday's meeting, one tied to hiring a lobbyist and the other to securing a boat slip with a big price tag.

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  6. Knox Schools closed Monday due to secondary road conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County students and teachers will have another snow day Monday. The school system made the announcement Sunday evening, citing snow and Knox Schools closed Monday due to secondary road conditions Knox County students and teachers will have another snow day Monday.

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  7. Knox Co. clerk files mold lawsuit against countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr. on Friday filed a lawsuit against the Public Building Authority because "toxic mold spores" in the courthouse Knox Co. clerk files mold lawsuit against county Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr. on Friday filed a lawsuit against the Public Building Authority because "toxic mold spores" in the courthouse Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1AfilfF Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr. on Friday filed a lawsuit against the Public Building Authority because "toxic mold spores" in the courthouse where he works has caused his health to deteriorate.

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  8. ET braces for another winter storm, parents fight cabin feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... fever, state and local road crews headed back out Friday to prep for another round of winter. Feb. 20, 2015 East Knox County is where the Tennessee Department of Transportation keeps its stockpiles of salt. The agency says crews are expected to ...

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  9. Winter weather claims at least 23 victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KSBW-TV

    ... has confirmed. A majority of the deaths --18 -- occurred in Tennessee. Three of those people died in a fire in Knox County, Tennessee emergency management officials said. More than 2,700 people are without power as more severe cold, freezing rain ...

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  10. Area braces for second round of winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... according to TEMA: one 34-year-old female and one 10-year-old male in Williamson County, one 30-year-old male in Knox County, one 38-year-old female in Overton County, all from motor vehicle accidents; in addition to one 63-year-old male in Hamilton ...

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  11. Six weather related deaths in Tennessee this yearRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    a Knox County: One (1) fatality, 30-year-old male, motor vehicle accident a Overton County: One (1) fatality, 38-year-old female, motor vehicle accident a Williamson County: Two (2) fatalities: 34-year-old female and 10-year-old male, motor vehicle ...

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  12. Ice, snow still a concern on Knox County roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Road conditions across Knox County are gradually improving on the main roads, but icy patches can still be seen on some Ice, snow still a concern on Knox County roads Road conditions across Knox County are gradually improving on the main roads, but icy patches can still be seen on some Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1EqKPlZ Sunshine Wednesday melted much of the remaining snow and ice on main roads. Many neighborhood roads, however, remain tricky, and police urge caution.

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  13. Gusty forecast could be knockout blow for icy treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of these trees with this ice on them is in danger," said master arborist David Vandergriff with UT Extension in Knox County. "The evergreens like pines and cedars are especially at risk because they have foliage that collects more ice and weight. ...

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  14. Badly needed, poorly funded: the future of volunteer fire departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... services are already paid for through property tax," said Linsenbigler. "But in some counties, especially in Knox County, that's not the case." "Simply because it says volunteer it doesn't mean everything is free. It means the people of this ...

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  15. Briefs: Man charged with attempted murder inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... call 668-4449. Authorities say a man was killed when he lost control of his car on an icy roadway in Knox County and struck another vehicle. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 1 p.m. Monday on Andrew Johnson ...

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  16. Officials confirm four weather-related fatalities in the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee remains in a State of Emergency as officials continue to assist stranded motorists, clear interstates and address ongoing power outage issues. One fatality in Knox County, a 30-year-old male died in a motor vehicle accident.

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  17. Ex-Vols LB a.J. Johnson turns himself in on rape chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WCYB

    Former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson has turned himself in on a charge of aggravated rape. The Knox County Sheriff's Office issued a release saying Johnson had turned himself in Tuesday and was released on $40,000 bond.

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  18. 6 On Your Side Answers: The importance of rentera s insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... ght's matchup against the number one ranked University o Former Vols linebacker A.J. Johnson was booked into the Knox County Detention Center Tuesday afternoon on an aggravated rape charge.

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  19. Icy roadway blamed for fatal Knox County traffic accidentRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Authorities say a man was killed when he lost control of his car on an icy roadway in Knox County and struck another vehicle. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 1 p.m. Monday on Andrew Johnson Highway near the community of Strawberry Plains.

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  20. Icy trees falling, causing some power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... fall and take down power lines. As of 8 pm, KUB is reporting 2,631 customers without power, scattered across Knox County. Crews are out working to repair those lines and get the lights and heat back on. LCUB says there are a number of trees down in ...

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