Dueling Endorsements

Knoxville’s uniformed employees have aligned themselves on opposite sides in this year’s City Council races.

Election Issues: Land Use

As early voting begins, City Council candidates discuss their approaches to rezoning decisions and redevelopment priorities.

Politics at an Exhibition

For the first time, all 10 Council candidates in the general election share a stage to answer questions about the future of the city.

Punch and Counterpunch

The only challenger who showed up at Tuesday’s City Council candidate forum sparred with all the incumbents.

A Primary Sweep

Council incumbents flexed their muscles on Tuesday, but a strong showing by GOP-backed candidates ensures a partisan-tinged campaign in a nonpartisan election.

Setting the Stage

Today’s city primary will winnow the field of City Council hopefuls in advance of the November general election.

Early Voting Kickoff

City voters in five of six Council districts can cast ballots from today through Aug. 26 for the Aug. 31 primary.

Council Contests: 3rd District

A progressive incumbent and a conservative challenger are squaring off in the 3rd District primary. Both will move on to the general election.