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The News Sentinel’s new subscription plan: Now activating

extry-extryKNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Already a print subscriber to the News Sentinel?

Take 30 seconds this morning to activate your premium account here. The premium account gives you access to all the News Sentinel’s coverage on any platform.

I just activated my premium account, and it was a breeze.

Not a print subscriber? Click here to sign up for a digital-only plan or a premium subscription that includes home delivery.

If you’d like to read more about the paper’s decision to switch to a subscription plan, read a letter from editor Jack McElroy.

What if you’re an avid reader but aren’t in a position to subscribe just yet? Some stories will remain free, and many stories will be free for a limited time before they are available only for subscribers. Following me on the various social media networks listed below is still a good way to keep up to date on Tennessee news. I’ll always let you know ¬†whether links to content are free or available only to premium subscribers ($).

For now, at least, there will be no changes to this blog. Consider signing up to receive e-mail notifications when the blog is updated. Just use the module on the right side of this page.

UPDATE: I fixed the links! Sorry about that.

Getting started on the Tennessee beat: An introduction to readers

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I’ve figured out the difference between defensive back Vincent Dallas and offensive lineman Dallas Thomas.

I no longer confuse Middlebrook Pike and Kingston Pike.

I’m not always sure where I’m going in Knoxville, nor can I rattle off the Tennessee roster by heart, but after a few days on the job, I’m getting a lot closer.

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