Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville News Sentinel


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Experience the Knoxville News Sentinel – reimagined for the Android. Enriched by innovative technology and interactive elements, the Knoxville News Sentinel brings you the local news coverage you have come to expect and the reading experience you have been looking for. With content created specifically for the Android platform, expect the in-depth analysis and reporting that you trust from your local newspaper, combined with the immediacy and vivid visuals of the digital experience. Thought provoking coverage and a uniquely local perspective combine to create the content you need, on the platform of today.

Exclusive content:
•Latest breaking news
•Exclusive local news, business, features and sports coverage from the greater Knoxville area, including Knox, Anderson, Roane, Loudon, Blount, Sevier, Jefferson, Grainger and Union counties
•Special reports from the largest, most experienced newsroom in the region
•In-depth coverage of more than 25 news beats by veteran East Tennessee reporters
•Daily breaking and in-depth local business coverage, with opinion and analysis from our business columnists
•In-depth coverage of local government and politics in East Tennessee
•Latest courts and crime news and developments
•Local sports coverage, including:
oHigh school sports reporting from, with coverage on more than 60 area schools
oUniversity of Tennessee Vols and Lady Vols athletics
oTennessee Smokies
oKnoxville Ice Bears
•Lifestyle and entertainment news, including highlights from Knoxville’s music scene and notable local attractions for both residents and visitors
•Features coverage, including Cooking, Gardens, Faith and Health
•Articles from your favorite columnists, such as:
oSam Venable
oJohn Adams
oTom Humphrey
oFrank Munger
oMike Strange
•News videos and photo galleries
•Editorials and letters to the editor

Exclusive app features:
•Breaking news information and content, updated as stories develop
•Updated text stories, video and photos from the Knoxville News Sentinel and
•Most popular and currently trending stories
•Share important stories with your friends via Facebook, Twitter and email, directly from the app

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Recently changed in this version

v 4.1.125

- Minor performance enhancements


- Thank you to all of our tablet users for being patient. We've listened and are finally bringing a tablet optimized UI to compatible 7 and 10 inch devices.

- We've also squashed some bugs and added in some performance enhancements for good measure. Let us know what you think!

Comments and ratings for Knoxville News Sentinel
  • (51 stars)

    by Glenn Clevenger on 16/02/2015

    I have no problems keeping up with what is going on in the news with my app on my phone. My tablet and laptop are another issue however. I wish they could do better in those two areas but as for my phone I don't see how it could operate much better. Please try to keep improving the app for all applications.

  • (51 stars)

    by Jeanette Harris on 07/01/2015

    The half-star didn't work. I've called KNS re-Android version of KNS app. So many issues from not loading the article, to pop-ups commandeering the screen then won't let you see the article. They offered a different 'general' newspaper app which wouldn't even connect back to KNS. Since I mainly read the news online rather than in print, and after trying to work with tech support to resolve the i

  • (51 stars)

    by Jim Conklin on 23/12/2014

    Current version does not work on android tablet, but does work on android phone.

  • (51 stars)

    by R. Neal on 30/11/2014

    New "tablet optimized" layout is awful. Only change I can see is the two column format, which makes headlines and teasers mostly useless. Font too small in comments, can't read. You can make the font bigger, but then the text doesn't flow. Content is minimal and lacking (except too much sports), with frequent misspellings and typos. Annoying constant popup ads for useless "stormchaser" app. Poor e

  • (51 stars)

    by Kathy Wynegar on 26/11/2014

    News no longer loads with this new version (on Droid).

  • (51 stars)

    by C. Adam Freitag on 21/11/2014

    Does not allow subscribing customer to log in. Customer service lacking.

  • (51 stars)

    by David Graves on 05/08/2014

    Thanks for fixing App

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