For Knox County, It’s Status Quo

Eddie Mannis speaks

Local voters turned out in record numbers for Tuesday’s election, but despite some new faces the balance of political power remains the same.

The COVID Effect on Voting

Concerns about the pandemic have helped fuel record levels for early and absentee voting during this year’s election.

Knox County 2020: A Primer (Part 2)

A survey of what’s changed, what hasn’t and what to watch in the local political and economic landscape. Today: the City of Knoxville and the private sector.

Ballot Bound

Eddie Mannis survives a second challenge to his Republican bona fides to carry the GOP’s banner in the 18th District state House race.

Urban Dominance

Indya Kincannon received the support of those living closest to the center of the city in her election as Knoxville’s next mayor.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Knoxville could make Tennessee history by electing the state’s first openly gay mayor, but nobody wants to talk about it.