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  1. Drug charges filed after female dies in house

    04.22 / 21:14 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    PELLA — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has charged a 65-year-old man on drug charges after a 24-year-old female died in his home on Thu…
  2. A scholar asks: 'Can democracy survive the internet?'

    04.22 / 21:14 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    The internet is a medium, for all its benefits, that has dark corners populated by anonymous actors (some not even real people) whose influence appears to be growing but not easily…
  3. Staying ahead of the storm: Mobile radar partnership could help forecasters

    04.22 / 19:18 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    In severe weather events, many who live in Oklahoma’s Tornado Alley are used to seeing storms develop live on television via cameras in helicopters or on the dashboards of storm spotter vehicles. The University of Oklahoma, AT&T and The W…
  4. Six will interview for school board vacancy

    04.22 / 18:19 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    KNOXVILLE — The Knoxville School Board will meet early on Monday to interview six candidates for the vacant seat on the board. The open seat was created with the resignation of long-time board member Leslie M…
  5. Getting plugged in: Survey says interest in electric vehicles remains high

    04.22 / 17:21 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    A recent AAA survey finds that, despite a nearly 40 percent decline in gas prices over the last five years, consumer interest in electric vehicles and hybrids has not waned. Key factors include lower long-term costs, desire for new…
  6. Actions and consequences: Mock crashes underscore drunken driving dangers during prom season

    04.22 / 14:30 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    On the eve of Winamac High School's prom, the school’s chapter of Students Against Destructive Decisions, or SADD, surprised the student body with a mock fatal c…
  7. VA reform on docket in Washington

    04.22 / 04:26 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, admitted Thursday that the reform voted on in 2014 didn’t do much to address the situation in the Department of Veterans Aff…
  8. Study links diet soda to higher risk of stroke, dementia

    04.21 / 22:31 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    Americans trying to stay healthy have abandoned sugary drinks for diet drinks in droves over the past few decades on the theory that the latter is better than the former. Now, more evidence has emerged to refute that…
  9. The next big protest in Washington is this weekend's March for Science. And there are more to follow.

    04.21 / 22:31 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    Activists and scientists are expected to descend on the nation's capital Saturday to rally for environmental causes and government policies rooted in scientific research as part of the Earth Day and March for Science rallies. The demonstration comes a…
  10. Small town America skittish about privatizing nation’s air traffic control

    04.21 / 21:17 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    Small town aviation, farm and business interests fear the president’s plan to create the non-government body and likely finance it with user fees could benefit big city airports and commercial airlines, but create economic stress on remote c…
  11. Kentucky to receive $10 million to fight drug epidemic

    04.21 / 21:17 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    In December when Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called it an important step in helping foster solutions for heartbreaking illnesses like…
  12. Retired K-9 officer given police escort before being put to rest

    04.21 / 20:18 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    MUSKOGEE, Okla. –– Bosco, a retired K-9 officer, rode by the side of his long-time partner, Lt. William Peters, for the last time on his way to the veterinarian clinic to be put to sle…
  13. Knoxville Raceway to be featured on iRacing

    04.21 / 18:16 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    KNOXVILLE — Knoxville Raceway will be adding to the popular racing simulator iRacing.com, the company announced F…