Roy Arthur talks Beaver Creek

Sandra ClarkFeature, Powell

Imagine a bald eagle eating a fish on the banks of Beaver Creek.
Roy Arthur saw it one day while inspecting flooding along the creek in Powell.
Arthur was funny, informative and …

North Knox park earns national award

Sandra ClarkFeature, Karns, Powell

Knox County’s Harrell Road Park was awarded the 2018 Environmental-Conservation Award by the National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials, a non-profit organization that recognizes and honors parks throughout …

Beaver Creek update

Sandra ClarkPowell

Volunteers will NOT be in Beaver Creek today (Aug. 12) chopping out debris. Frequent rains have raised the creek to unsafe levels.
Enhance Powell, the volunteer group that organized two cleanups …

Beaver Creek talk continues

Sandra ClarkPowell

Efforts to establish canoe and kayak recreation on Beaver Creek will draw discussion from two experts when Enhance Powell meets 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, at LifeHouse Coffee. The meeting …

Residents want unobstructed Beaver Creek

Sandra ClarkPowell

Roy Arthur, watershed coordinator for Knox County, is a student of Beaver Creek. He has written grants, worked with property owners and developed stormwater demonstration projects to improve water quality …