Featured Government Story
- July 17, 2019After four hours of revisions, City Council approved the proposed new zoning ordinance on first reading.
- July 15, 2019City Council could hold the first of two votes on Knoxville’s new zoning ordinance on Tuesday.
- July 11, 2019With less than two months to go before the primary, each race in the city election has a clear fundraising leader.
- July 10, 2019Forum shows where City Council candidates unite and where they diverge.
- July 9, 2019Knoxville’s mayoral candidates see a future built on preserving the past.
- July 19, 2019Survey respondents are divided on the Knox County Sheriff’s Office immigration enforcement agreement with ICE.
- July 18, 2019A weekly mystery photo to test your knowledge of the local landscape.
- July 18, 2019A Democratic fortress, the eastern part of Lonsdale has gone from mill town to melting pot.
- July 12, 2019Should development plans have an expiration date? Planning Director Gerald Green thinks so.
- July 11, 2019Blue-blooded Sequoyah Hills used to be reliably red when it came to voting. But in the Trump era, it has flipped.
- July 18, 2019With 1 in 5 voting-age black residents of Tennessee disenfranchised, a national campaign works with local organizations to help ex-felons regain their voting rights.
- July 2, 2019As a legal challenge holds up a law on marriage officiating, some ask why the state gets to say who’s allowed to administer the vows.
- June 28, 2019Local musicians and activists band together for a concert to emphasize the urgency of slowing climate change.
- June 24, 2019Respondents to this month’s statewide survey called for the regulation of electronic scooters in Tennessee cities.
- May 31, 2019Americans for Prosperity, the dark-money goliath of libertarian conservatism, likes the way Tennessee is headed.
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