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Police: Man found dead after Knoxville shooting

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - A man died from a shooting in Knoxville Wednesday night. The Knoxville Police Department says a man was found on the ground at the intersection of Lay Avenue and Beaman Street around 11:25 p.m. The victim has not been identified. If you have any information, contact KPD's

WATE - 2018-01-18 10:50:35

5 things to know this morning

KNOXVILLE, Tenn- (WVLT)- Here are the top five stories from Local 8 News to get you out the door this morning: 1. KPD investigates late night homicide Knoxville Police asked the public for information after finding a man dead from a gunshot wound late Wednesday night. Police were called out at appr

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-18 11:48:00

McAlister's Deli opens new Fountain City restaurant

Just days before McAlister's Deli opened its newest location, it was teeming with activity. Employees were sampling food and training and tradespeople were hustling to put the finishing touches to the Southern style fast-casual restaurant. After the final inspection, McAlister's Deli opened on Jan.

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-01-18 13:00:10

KPD: Man found shot dead in East Knoxville

A man died in East Knoxville after being shot at some point Wednesday night. The Knoxville Police Department said they responded to a call involving an injured man lying in the intersection of Lay Avenue and South Beaman Street. When officers arrived, they found a man dead with gunshot wound. Police

WBIR - 2018-01-18 15:01:00

Sheriff to motorist: You just backed into the chief deputy's vehicle

Driver William Moore collided with a Blount County vehicle on the night of Jan. 12, according to the Sheriff's Office. William S. Moore couldn't explain why he backed his van last week into the new department vehicle of Blount County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Jeff French. But the Rockford man

WBIR - 2018-01-18 00:19:00

KPD investigates late night homicide

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Knoxville Police asked the public for information after finding a man dead from a gunshot wound late Wednesday night. Police were called out at approximately 11:25 p.m. for a report of an injured man lying in the intersection of Lay Ave. and Beaman St. Officers say the vict

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-18 11:23:00

BCSO: Man said he was "messed up" after crashing into Chief Deputy's vehicle

BLOUNT COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- According to an incident report from the Blount County Sheriff's Office, a deputy was dispatched to investigate a collision involving a Blount County Sheriff's Office vehicle on Friday, January 12. The BCSO vehicle was being operated by Blount County Chief Deputy Fren

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-18 06:00:00

Tuesday's snow storm by the numbers

As snow fell in the Tennessee valley, road crews worked long hours to clear the way. By many accounts, pre-treatment by the city of Knoxville and Knox County kept many main roads clear through Tuesday's snow storm. Now, new numbers released detail the response. Between one and two inches of snow f

WBIR - 2018-01-18 03:05:00

Wood River Police looking for suspect involved in multiple car t - KMOV.com

The Wood River Police Department is searching for a 24-year-old man involved in multiple vehicle thefts, according to police. (Credit: Alton PD) Fatal accident closes Highway 47 in UnionFatal accident closes Highway 47 in Union Updated: Wednesday, January 17 2018 4:37 PM EST2018-01-17 21:37:22 GMT A

KMOV - 2018-01-18 00:46:00

The driving mistake that authorities say could have a tragic ending

As the cold weather continues to hit central Illinois, drivers are running into road closures due to water main breaks. (WRSP) As the cold weather continues to hit central Illinois, drivers are running into road closures due to water main breaks. "If people are looking at their phones instead of loo

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2018-01-17 22:41:43

East Alton fire damages house, firefighters save dogs and boa constrictor

EAST ALTON - Firefighters from several departments made quick work extinguishing a house fire Tuesday night, while also saving the lives of two dogs and a caged, boa constrictor. "We kept the boa constrictor warm in the back of an engine (cab) and we kept the dogs warm inside a police vehicle," said

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-17 22:00:54

AMC movie theater on Dirksen Parkway to sell liquor

The overhaul of AMC Showplace 8 will introduce not only a newly renovated theater to Springfield audiences but also a new concept for the city - liquor for sale in movie theaters. The theater, 2945 S. Dirksen Parkway, plans to apply for a liquor license after the Springfield City Council unanimously

THE STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 01:41:00

Durborow Is Shoal Creek Firefighter Of Year

On Saturday, Jan. 13, the Shoal Creek Fire Protection District gathered together at Engine House #1 in Sorento to honor the firefighter of the year, during the district's annual banquet, which was catered by Fema's in Benld. Trustee and President Brett Kunkel opened the award ceremony by thanking ev

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Bayless tries on 'Dreamcoat' role

Illinois College student Shelby Bayless is among the cast of Springfield Theatre Centre's production of "Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat," which continues this weekend at the Hoogland Center for the Arts in Springfield. Directed by Bill Bauser Jr., "Dreamcoat" is a reimagining of the biblical s

JACKSONVILLE JOURNAL COURIER - 2018-01-18 03:35:33

Recess Brewing, Wildey, 'Harry' to help Edwardsville police officers

Enjoy a pint of 2211 IPA for $10 and keep the limited edition 2211 glass in which its served. A portion of the proceeds from "A Night of Dirty Harry with The Wildey Theatre and Recess Brewing," Tuesday, Jan. 23, will be donated to local first responders. For The Telegraph If you go: What: "A Night

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-17 22:47:32

Friends Of Terry Todt Will Host Benefit In Raymond

Friends of longtime WSMI radio personality Terry Todt are hosting a Todt Tough Benefit in his honor on Saturday, April 7, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Raymond. Todt, who lives in Raymond with his wife, Brenda, has been battling cancer for the second time over the past few months. All proceeds

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Queens man dies after being shot four times on a Richmond Hill street

Police are looking for a gunman who fired four shots into a man and killed him on a Richmond Hill street on Tuesday night. At 9:21 p.m. on Jan. 16, officers from the 106th Precinct responded to a report regarding an assault in front of a home on 135th Street near 105th Avenue. Upon their arrival, of

QNS.COM - 2018-01-17 20:00:55

Bundled-up bandit swipes cash from a bank in Maspeth

He didn't just dress for the weather; he also dressed for crime. Cops need your help in finding a man who swiped more than a thousand dollars from a bank in Maspeth earlier this week. Law enforcement sources said the crook walked into the Investors Bank located at 69-71 Grand Ave. at 3:52 p.m. on Ja

QNS.COM - 2018-01-18 01:45:33

'What are you hiding?': Lawmaker questions city's future plans for Fort Totten in Bayside

A Bayside-based lawmaker is calling for transparency as the city continues to have conversations to expand its presence in Fort Totten. In a letter addressed to Mayor Bill de Blasio on Jan. 11, state Senator Tony Avella raised concerns with the city's "serious lack of information" in reference to ce

QNS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:40:09

Hit-and-run critically injures man in Long Island City

Police are searching for the driver who hit a man in Long Island City and left him for dead. Police say the driver took off in a dark-colored SUV after the crash at 35th Street and Queens Boulevard. It happened just after 9 p.m. Tuesday night. The 26-year-old victim was taken to the hospital in crit

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-17 11:34:36