Knoxville News

Tennessee Man Guilty of Assaulting Officers in Capitol Riot

Michael Tyler Roberts pleaded guilty to assaulting law enforcement during the Jan. 6 Capitol breach.

Tennessee Guardsmen Rescue Hiker in Great Smoky Mountains

Tennessee Guardsmen conducted a successful rescue of a hiker in medical distress.
Eastern Tennessee Marks World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Officials highlight efforts to combat elder abuse on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
Weekly East Tennessee Construction Report (June 13-19, 2024)
Construction updates and lane closures for East Tennessee from June 13-19, 2024.
Knoxville City Offices Closed for Juneteenth Celebrations
Knoxville city offices will close on June 19 for Juneteenth; various community events planned.
Federal Grant to Combat Invasive Species in Knoxville Parks
A $225,000 federal grant will help Knoxville tackle invasive species in parks and greenways.
Free Internet for Income-Eligible Student Households
KUB Fiber offers free high-speed internet to eligible student households in Knoxville.
Knox County Resident Indicted for Tax Evasion
Douglas Healy has been indicted for evading use tax in Knox County, Tennessee.
Lookout Mountain Resident Indicted for Child Exploitation
James C. Thompson faces charges for transporting minors for sexual activity.
East Tennessee Construction Report for June 6-12, 2024
Updates on road construction and lane closures in East Tennessee for June 6-12, 2024.