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WWII code talker brings message to Rocky Top

Posted: 02/03/2010 - A Navajo code talker who served with the Marines during World War II was in Knoxville Tuesday evening to share his message at the University of Tennessee.

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Bredesen seeks disaster declaration

Posted: 02/02/2010 - Gov. Phil Bredesen has requested a federal natural disaster designation for agriculture for seven additional counties because of rain and flooding in September and October.

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Nashville foster child's death under investigation

Posted: 02/02/2010 - Nashville police say a 12-week-old foster child died when he was taken off life support after suffering a severe head injury. They are investigating the death as a homicide.

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Cosby could impact Knox GOP Mayoral Primary

Updated: 02/02/2010 - Independent candidate for Knox County Mayor Lewis Cosby won't be in the GOP primary. But he could still affect who wins in the May election.

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TennCare cuts potentially fatal for one Dandridge woman

Updated: 02/02/2010 - Tonya Duford of Dandridge knows all about TennCare cuts Despite suffering a stroke, seizures and needing 3-thousand dollars worth of medication a month, Duford was cut from the rolls last year. Governor Phil Bredesen talked to the media Tuesday about his "State of the State" plan, and the reasons for his decisions. We asked him about Tonya, who's almost out of her life-saving meds...And people stuck in the same situation.

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Man who tried to save Maryville teen called 'hero'

Updated: 02/02/2010 - 39-year-old David Shelton says he doesn't feel like a hero, he simply wanted to make sure everyone on the bridge that night was OK. His wife says it perfectly: what went from being a simple bad weather fender bender, turned into a life changing event.

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Some concerned about new Planned Parenthood location

Updated: 02/02/2010 - The building East Knoxville, will soon be the new home of Planned Parenthood, after they closed their West Knoxville location. But, the fact that the abortion pill will also be available, is why some people in this area want to keep the doors closed.

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GOP's Ramsey says he's unsure of Obama citizenship

Updated: 02/02/2010 - State Senate speaker and gubernatorial candidate Ron Ramsey says he doesn't know whether President Barack Obama is a U.S. citizen, but is telling fellow Republicans that it's not an issue that voters care about.

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Oak Ridge man charged after mother scared

Updated: 05/19/2011 - Police in Oak Ridge have arrested a man accused of terrorizing his mother by driving into oncoming traffic until she gave him money.

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Another Fort Campbell unit gets deployment orders

Posted: 02/02/2010 - The military has announced another brigade from Fort Campbell is heading to Afghanistan this year, increasing the number of deploying troops from the installation to around 20,000.

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Local doctors hope to help Haitians

Updated: 02/02/2010 - Area physicians are taking time out of their practice and heading to Haiti to treat earthquake victims. They took a charter flight out of TAC Air this morning to Dominican Republic. From there, they're setting up a clinic in downtown Port-au-Prince.

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Cosby to run for Knox Co. mayor as Independent

Updated: 02/02/2010 - Shortly after resigning as chairman of the Knox County Ethics Committee, Lewis Cosby filed his nominating petition and paperwork appointing a campaign treasurer in his bid to become the next Knox County mayor, according to a news release from Cosby.

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