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Kodak home extremely damaged following large fire

(WBIR) A Kodak home suffered extreme damage Sunday evening after a large fire, which could be seen from miles away.

Video sent in from a viewer showed heavy flames and smoke coming from the home on Bent Road.

Daniel Willis, a spokesperson with the Northview Kodak Volunteer Fire Department said the first call came in around 7:30 p.m. and it took crews around two hours to get the fire under control.

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Tubing park at Ober Gatlinburg opens Saturday

This week we've seen below-average temperatures and snow in parts of East Tennessee.

Woman dies after being shot by estranged boyfriend

A Sevier County woman has died almost two weeks after investigators said her boyfriend shot her in her home, then killed himself.

Deputies: Man shoots ex-girlfriend, commits suicide

Gatlinburg named top Thanksgiving travel destination


(WBIR- Gatlinburg) TripAdvisor recently named Gatlinburg in its top 10 most popular Thanksgiving travel destinations.

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Winterfest brings in millions for Sevier County


Sevier County is kicking off a winter tradition that brings in millions of tourism dollars to the area. The Smoky Mountain Winterfest has been around for 25 years.

TN-66 bridge construction starts Tuesday

The TN-66 bridge over the French Broad River in Kodak will be under constructions starting Tuesday.

The Tennessee Department of Transportation said crews will close the southbound lanes across the bridge starting Tuesday through Thursday. Crews will work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day weather permitting.

TDOT said drivers should expect delays.

Unemployment is a challenge for veterans in Tennessee


With Veterans Day just around the corner, Dollywood held a special ceremony to honor those who have served our country.