Legislative races set for summer primaries

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State and federal races are set for the Aug. 6 primary and Nov. 3 general elections. The qualifying deadline was noon Thursday, April 2. (Candidates can withdraw before noon Thursday, …

Just skype it, y’all

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Knox County Commission will meet electronically at 5 p.m. Monday, March 30, as commissioners huddle at home and try to use Zoom. This should be fun. The Knoxville City Council …

Tommy Smith joins Knoxville City Council

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Tommy Smith, vice president of marketing strategy for Ackermann PR, was elected to Knoxville City Council Feb. 20. He was selected on the fourth ballot by eight council members to …

Candidates debate at PBPA

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Updated to reflect candidate Rhonda Lee has been a licensed attorney for six years, not 19.
All politics is local, said former U.S. House Speaker Tip O’Neill. Other than the questionable …