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Mudslides force more than 100 to spend night on highway

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — More than 100 people had to spend the night on a highway, including nearly 30 who took refuge in...

Smith-Perry Berries’s Sunflower Season Underway

OOLTEWAH, TN (WDEF): Since 2008, Smith-Perry Berries has been boasting fields of sunflowers every summer. Even in the rain, you can see why. Aubie Smith with...

Tennessee Valley Authority considers replacing coal with gas

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The nation's largest public utility is looking at shutting down three of its five remaining coal-fired power plants. The Tennessee...

5,000 lbs Cleaned Up from Chickamauga Lake this Weekend

Five thousand pounds of trash was cleaned up from Chickamauga Lake this past weekend. Twenty - five Volunteers with Keep Tennessee Rivers Beautiful worked tirelessly...

Maclellan Island Gets Grant for New Improvements

Maclellan island has some exciting new improvements coming this summer. Maclellan Island is a popular spot for outdoor enthusiasts being in the middle of the...

McKamey Animal Center Flies 64 Kittens to New Homes

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Sixty four kittens from McKamey Animal Center were shipped out this morning to their new homes. McKamey and the ASPCA partnered...

Tennessee approves comprehensive litter study

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations has voted to begin a comprehensive study of litter pollution in the state....

Local Man Creates Swimming Pool Out of a Trash Compactor

"I betcha that thing could hold water, and I betcha I could make a pool out of it," says Ryan DeLoach about his Swimpactor....

Reflection Riding Celebrates New, Endangered Red Wolf Puppies

Two American Red Wolf puppies have made their first introduction at Reflection Riding.

Local State Parks & Preserves Preparing for Busy Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest weekends for parks across the U.S. Our local parks and preserves here are preparing for the...

Bear Safety During Late Spring with TWRA

It's that time of year to be more bear aware! A bear was spotted in East Ridge just a few days ago. Young black...

Summer safety tips offered by the Chattanooga Fire Department

It already feels like Summer out there. The changing seasons mean new challenges for fire fighters.

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Lookouts Post 5-1 Win Over the Trash Pandas

(lookouts.com) The Chattanooga Lookouts bullpen combined for four one-hit innings in the team's 5-1 win over the Rocket City Trash Pandas. Starting pitcher Mac Sceroler,...
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East Hamilton Should Field Another Talented Team

East Hamilton notched eight wins last season for their highest victory total in five years. And now the Hurricanes believe they have the talent...

Jorge Soler Enjoys His First Homer in a Braves Uniform as Atlanta Beats St. Louis 6-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Freddie Freeman and the Atlanta Braves hammered Jon Lester in his first start for the St. Louis Cardinals, scoring five...

Chattanooga Lookouts Pitcher Nick Lodolo Called Up to Triple A Louisville

The Chattanooga Lookouts are losing their stud starting pitcher Nick Lodolo. The left-hander has been called up to Triple-A Louisville. Lodolo is considered the...