Politics, leadership and loss

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U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy, 39, is challenging incumbent Sen. Ed Markley, 74, in the Sept. 1 Massachusetts Democratic primary. (Joe is the grandson of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, the grandnephew …

Susano gets his credit line; vote is unanimous

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Grrrrr.
Knox County Commission unanimously approved a $1.5 million line of credit for Circuit Court Clerk Charlie Susano today. Finance Director Chris Caldwell finessed it through. You can read my earlier …

County crews tackle storm damage

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Knox County crews answered calls through the evening and into the night as residents first began reporting storm-related issues Monday just after 6 p.m. In all, 24 downed trees, 12 …

Deputies to get $1,500 bonus

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Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs says he won’t veto the amended $850 million budget passed Wednesday by Knox County Commission, and he “hopes” to have the money to fund the …