Paper Safe

Responding to concerns about election integrity, the Knox County Election Commission is turning to paper ballots.

In the Running

County Commission district map

Believe it or not, the next local election is right around the corner. Here’s a look at county offices up in 2020.

Closing the Gap

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Between the primary and the general election, some second-place Council candidates made big gains — and one fell just short of a comeback victory.

Council’s New Faces

Amelia Parker

With wins by three women, including the first black candidate ever elected to a citywide office, the new City Council will be the most diverse in Knoxville history.

Cash at the Turn

Money

Knoxville mayoral candidates Indya Kincannon and Eddie Mannis are running a close race for campaign dollars.

Politics for Art’s Sake

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

The Stair Effect

Marshall Stair cast his lot for Indya Kincannon in the mayoral race, but the question is whether his former supporters will follow his lead.