Smoke Signal

Man holding a half-rolled cannabis cigarett.

A new state law provides regulation — and legitimization — for the sale of hemp-derived THC in Tennessee.

Council Approves Budget

Members and supporters of Knoxville HEART

Members delay consideration of a proposal to create a task force to develop an alternative response program.

PARC Changes Deemed Minimal

Police Advisory & Review Committee members

Officials say a new state law governing police oversight boards won’t have a practical effect on Knoxville’s panel, despite the removal of investigative powers.

The Lazarus Drug

Drugs and Paraphernalia

A new report from the Health Department details the increased use of naloxone to reverse overdoses and provide second chances.

Uneasy Resting Places

Christine Cloninger of Knox Heritage speaking at Crestview Cemetery.

Three abandoned African-American cemeteries lead Knox Heritage’s annual list of threatened historic properties.

Affordable No More

Graph showing Knoxville's median home price has passed the national median

A new report says higher housing costs are here to stay in Knox County for the foreseeable future.