Politics for Art’s Sake

Candidates for city office uniformly express support for public funding at a forum focused on the arts.

Gutting Gun Shows

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The non-binding resolution doesn’t have the force of law but City Council wants nothing to do with gun shows in public venues.

Disarming Gun Shows

Knoxville leaders and candidates are poised to bar gun shows from Chilhowee Park and other city facilities.

Cameras, Culture and Community

A City Council resolution about police body cams on Tuesday turned into an exploration of a host of issues confronting KPD.

Body Cam Consensus

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Mayor, police chief, candidates support studying cameras for KPD officers following the death of a hit-and-run suspect.

The Over/Under in the City Primary

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The outcome of the close City Council At-Large Seat C race could have been different if people who went to vote actually voted in the citywide contest.

Redesigning Fort Kid

City Council will vote tonight on the mayor’s choice for the firm to be entrusted with the playground’s legacy.