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Summer’s death grip: Temperature records are falling as ‘Sizzling September’ unfolds

The Scott County Chamber of Commerce used to have a marketing line for September: Sizzlin' September. The terminology was retired a few years ago, but...

Eye to the Sky: Tropical Storm Dorian takes aim at Florida’s east coast

The fourth named storm of the 2019 hurricane season in the Atlantic Basin continues to get its act together as it bears down on...

Days are numbered for extreme heat, as summer wanes | Eye to the Sky

Summer is on the downhill slide to autumn. This isn't a prediction; you don't need fancy computer models and forecasts to make this call. You...

A big cooldown appears to be in store | Eye to the Sky

It's still hot outside — a heat advisory is in effect for the western half of Tennessee today, but the eastern half will be...

Developing drought likely to be snapped

Even though 2019 was one of Oneida's wettest years-to-date on record through May, an abrupt turn to dry weather in late spring has led...

Eye to the Sky: Death ridge to break down, allowing temperatures to drop to closer to normal

A strong and persistent atmospheric ridge that has been in place over the Southeast for more than a week will begin to break down...

Eye to the Sky: What’s driving this surplus of sunshine and heat?

Summer has arrived early in the Cumberlands. Not too early. Memorial Day weekend is traditionally when many homeowners open their pools and start hosting more outdoors...

Much colder weather is in store for early March

Brilliant blue skies. Temperatures soaring to near 60. Consecutive days of dry weather after months of wet weather. The end of February just two...

Weather models agree: major rains coming next week

The ECMWF computer-generated depiction of rainfall in East Tennessee over the next seven days. This image is not a forecast.

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Unemployment claims increase slightly in Scott County

The residual impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy may be beginning to rear its ugly head. After unemployment skyrocketed in March and...

Green to yellow: East Tennessee hospital capacity reaches ‘cautionary’ level for first time due to Covid-19

For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic reached East Tennessee, the region's health care capacity is reaching a point where it might soon...

Scott County has three cases of coronavirus added; statewide cases surge

The TN Dept. of Health is also reporting increased deaths and hospitalizations over the past 24 hours

TSSAA delays vote on contingency plan for fall sports; urges mask-wearing to help make sure games happen

The TSSAA Board of Control held a special called meeting on to discuss plans for the upcoming football and girls’ soccer seasons due to...
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