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Knoxville man recovering from COVID-19 asking community to take virus seriously
Posted on Friday April 03, 2020

A Knox County man who says he was diagnosed with the coronavirus is sharing a message with the community, hoping that people take this virus seriously.

Coronavirus: Spacing issue determines dog park closures in City of Knoxville, Knox County
Posted on Friday April 03, 2020

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Knox County is switching to passive use for parks, but keeping dog parks open. Meanwhile, the city closed basketball and tennis courts earlier in the week – but decided to close dog parks starting Saturday, April 4. In both circumstances, the size of the park itself was the determining factor. More: […]

Coronavirus in Tennessee: Local law enforcement responds to Gov. Lee’s stay-at-home order
Posted on Friday April 03, 2020

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Law enforcement agencies are responding to Gov. Bill Lee’s Executive Order No. 23 issued Thursday that requires Tennesseans to stay at home unless engaging in essential activity in order to stop the spread of COVID-19. The executive order comes as an addendum or extension to order nos. 17 and 22, which […]

FORECAST: Partly sunny and warm for Saturday
Posted on Thursday October 01, 1953

This Morning: Partly cloudy. Cool and dry. Temperature readings in the upper 40s and low 50s.  Saturday: Increasing clouds, but dry and a little warmer. High: 74°. Sunday: (30%) chance for a few hit-or-miss afternoon showers and storms. Clouds increase. High: 75°.  Saturday is shaping up to be a pleasant day! You’ll want to grab a jacket if you […]

All Tennessee State Parks to close on Saturday
Posted on Friday April 03, 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – All 56 Tennessee State Parks will close for at least 10 days starting Saturday. The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation announced Friday it will close all 56 Tennessee state parks and state-owned state natural areas to the public effective April 4 through April 14, in support of Gov. Bill Lee’s […]

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Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

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