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Planning Commission approves Northshore Town Center plan
Updated 07/10/2014 at 5:51 p.m.
Developers received Metropolitan Planning Commission approval Thursday for a use-on-review request for a 246-unit apartment complex as part of the Northshore Town Center development.
Northshore apartments face legal challenge, MPC opposition
Published 07/10/2014 at 6 a.m.
Opponents are preparing a legal challenge to a rezoning Knoxville City Council approved in May for a 246-unit apartment development at Northshore Town Center, according to a homeowner.
Proposed gas plant loses Morristown site, developer says project still viable
Published 07/07/2014 at 2:49 p.m.
Morristown plans to put property earmarked for a gasification plant back on the market now that the project has failed to materialize and the 115 acres has reverted to the city, the head of Morristown’s chamber said Monday.
Boat sales rising in East Tennessee
Published 07/06/2014 at 4 a.m.
After sales plunged during the recession, East Tennessee boat sales have bounced back as the economy has improved.
Denso to open health clinic/pharmacy in Maryville plant
Published 07/03/2014 at 11:28 a.m.
Automotive parts maker Denso announced Wednesday it plans to build an 8,000 square-foot on-site health care clinic and pharmacy at its Maryville plant, and have it open in April 2015.
David Moon wins national Indie book award
Published 07/02/2014 at 5:53 p.m.
David Moon, Knoxville-based financial manager, has won national acclaim for his book, “Thoughts Are Things.”
Proton Power expanding, lining up commercial clients
Published 07/01/2014 at 6 a.m.
Since setting up shop in a vintage home in Roane County about six years ago, entrepreneurs Sam Weaver and Dan Hensley now oversee a renewable energy business with 100 workers at three locations in East Tennessee.
German company to open industrial yarn plant in Dandridge
Published 06/27/2014 at 3:52 p.m.
Wetekam Monofilaments USA LP, a German industrial yarn manufacturer, plans to open a 93,000-square-foot plant in Jefferson County, creating 32 jobs.
Rental car options increase at airport
Published 06/26/2014 at 6 a.m.
McGhee Tyson Airport has three new rental car brands to serve travelers — Zipcar, Payless Car Rental and Sixt Rent a Car.
Airport board seeks public input on $108M project
Published 06/24/2014 at 6 a.m.
The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority will hold a public workshop Wednesday to discuss the environmental impact of a proposed $108 million upgrade of the runway system at McGhee Tyson Airport.
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