Tennessee Health Director addresses coronavirus testing …
Tennessee Health Director Dr. Lisa Piercey addresses coronavirus testing issues in the state during a press conference on Wednesday, July 7, 2020. (WATE)
In an effort to help recruit and retain talented workers, Knox County officials have announced a new paid leave policy for new parents that applies to births and adoptions. The new paid maternity leave employment policy is applicable to those eligible for Family Medical Leave Act or FMLA.
For months now, we've been telling you about problems facing Tennessee's Department of Children's Services. Because of staffing shortages, some kids have been forced to sleep in the agency's offices but that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the agency's struggles.
Knoxville is at the top of the list for the highest flu activity in the country's top 10 markets. According to Walgreens Flu Index, Knoxville and Tennessee are among the spots with the highest flu levels leaving everyone from kids to teens to seniors at risk of contracting it.