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13 East Tennesseans charged in fentanyl distribution conspiracy
Fifteen people are facing federal drug charges following an indictment by a federal grand jury in Knoxville earlier this week.
Gun rights group to hold inaugural summit in Knoxville
Gun Owners of America will be hosting its inaugural advocacy and leadership summit in Knoxville, Tennessee, this summer and said every attendee will be allowed to carry their personal firearm.
Knoxville transit returns to later run times and updates bus routes
Knoxville Area Transit will soon return to pre-COVID service levels, thanks to increases in its workforce. Starting April 8, bus riders will have access to services later in the day and adjusted routes. The Knoxville Transit Authority approved the changes Feb. 22. “This is a great first step in returning...
Jelly Roll to perform in Knoxville this fall as part of his 'Beautifully Broken Tour'
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Country music star Jelly Roll will be going on tour this year. The Grammy-nominated singer and rapper announced his "Beautifully Broken Tour" this week. The tour kicks off in August. While there's no Nashville performance, Jelly Roll will perform at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville on...
East Tennessee pharmacies impacted by nationwide cybersecurity attack
Several pharmacies in East Tennessee were impacted after the company Change Healthcare suffered a cybersecurity attack.
Lull in rain this afternoon before colder showers move in with spotty snow
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Rain lingers this morning, but we have a break in clouds before colder showers moving to start your weekend. We’re also tracking a warmer trend for next week in your First Alert 8-Day Planner. Join us on the WVLT First Alert Weather app for iPhone...
Season’s first severe weather possible next week
The first severe weather threat of the Spring 2024 severe weather season is beginning to take shape for the middle of next week. A strong southerly flow will pump temperatures well into the 60s by Monday of next week and to near 70° on Tuesday, setting the stage for potentially strong thunderstorms on Wednesday as a cold front approaches the region.
Discover Knoxville's Latin American Cuisine: 4 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional Latin American restaurants located in Knoxville. Have you had the chance to visit any of these culinary gems yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experience! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Community honors life of 14-year-old Knoxville native who died suddenly over the weekend
Charlee Blackburn died from a sudden illness. Her parents said doctors are still looking into what specifically caused her death.
First Pitch Time Moved Up For Tennessee Baseball’s Saturday Game Against Albany
Game two of Tennessee baseball’s weekend series against Albany will now start at noon ET instead of the previously announced 2 p.m. ET due to predicted cold temperatures in Knoxville. Tennessee took game one of the weekend series 8-5 on Friday night at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. The Vols are...
Sunday looks better than Saturday for outdoor plans
There will be a light rain/snow mix for many early Saturday before drier, cooler and breezy conditions kick in through the afternoon/evening hours.
Man found dead after ‘apparent bike crash’ in Fountain City
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A 60-year-old man was pronounced dead after Knoxville Police responded to an “apparent bike crash” in Fountain City Wednesday night. A spokesperson for the department said emergency personnel responded to the apparent bike crash on Adair Drive near Carol Road around 11:30 p.m. At the scene, a 60-year-old man was pronounced […]
Knox County Mayor Talks About Trip to Southern Border
Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs talked about his trip to the border in Texas with U.S. Senator Bill Haggerty during his weekly update.
Knox County and Knoxville spent $1.3 million shoveling out from January's huge snowstorm
It's been five weeks since 10 inches of snow hit Tennessee, and when was said and done, Knox County spent $700,000 and the city of Knoxville spent upwards of $600,000. Jim Snowden, Knox County Engineering and Public Works' chief engineer, said he hadn't seen an event like it in 25 years of working...
NCAA Basketball: Alabama at Tennessee
Jan 20, 2024; Knoxville, Tennessee, USA; Tennessee Volunteers guard Dalton Knecht (3) reacts after dunking the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the second half at Thompson-Boling Arena at Food City Center. Mandatory Credit: Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports
College Basketball Rankings Week 16, Thursday, Top 10
College Football News Week 16 midweek college basketball ranking of the top ten teams
After injunction, will NCAA drop Tennessee investigation or press on? Here are options
The NCAA’s investigation into the University of Tennessee isn’t dead after a federal judge suspended enforcement of name, image and likeness rules. But it may be on life support. On Friday, Judge Clifton Corker granted a preliminary injunction in the Eastern District of Tennessee, freezing the NCAA’s rules...
Brian Baumgartner, Bush’s Beans donate to East TN food bank for National Chili Day
Brian Baumgartner, a man whose face is synonymous with famous chili, and Bush's Beans have teamed up to give to Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee in honor of National Chili Day.
Missing Morristown teen found safe, police confirm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A 16-year-old who was reported missing on Feb. 16 has been located and is safe, a Morristown Police Department spokesperson confirmed on Feb. 23. Brayan Lopez had last been seen at 11 p.m. Thursday at his home. MPD said that he is 5’9” tall and weighs 150 pounds. He also has […]
Knoxville Fire Department mourning loss of former captain
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Officials with the Knoxville Fire Department announced the death of Retired Captain Jim Day. Day served as a captain for the department for 34 and a half years. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Retired Captain Jim Day,” KFD officials said....