Ready to Tackle a Tower

LMU plans to start preliminary work on renovating Magdalen Clarke Tower immediately after the holidays.

Coming Into Focus

Plans for the city’s public safety complex at the former St. Mary’s site are firming up with input from the Police and Fire departments.

Done Deal (Almost)

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville.

City Council approved the purchase of the former St. Mary’s Hospital, though closing won’t happen for months.

Nursing Redevelopment

The city is in talks with LMU to move its nursing school to the Magdalene Clark Tower at the St. Mary’s site.

Trading Places?

Safety Building site

The Clayton Family Foundation is keeping its options open for the location of a new interactive science museum in Knoxville.

Remaking St. Mary’s

The Rogero administration plans to work with Knox Heritage to preserve the oldest building on the St. Mary’s Hospital campus.

A House of Healing No More

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville.

Tonight’s closure of Physicians Regional Medical Care ends 88 years of care at the former St. Mary’s Hospital.

Godspeed, Sisters of Mercy

The Catholic order that founded and ran St. Mary’s Hospital for most of its history is leaving the city with the closure of Physicians Regional Medical Center.

Healthcare Interrupted

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville.

Local providers say psychological and emergency treatment will slow when Physicians Regional Medical Center closes in December.

Due Diligence

Physicians Regional Medical Center in North Knoxville.

City Council will vote on a contract to assess the former St. Mary’s campus as a home for the city’s new safety building.