Zipping lips in Gatlinburg

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Maybe it’s just coincidence that Gatlinburg’s city commission is clamping down on public comment at a time when survivors of last November’s deadly wildfires are becoming more vocal in their …

School playgrounds: Not all fun and games

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For as long as anyone can remember, Knox County’s elementary schools have been responsible for buying and maintaining their own playground equipment. For some schools, this is not a big …

Big red sign A-OK with city

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Knoxville’s Plans Review and Inspections chief Peter Ahrens was on vacation when the water tower atop the Knox Rail Salvage building got painted bright red and plastered with an “Elect …