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Thrifty Thanksgiving / Christmas in the City #22-41

  This episode of Around the House prepares you for the holiday season.  Hear from UT Extension Agent, Lauren Woods on how to serve a thrifty and healthy Thanksgiving feast.  In the second hour, Dawn's guests cover all the special events happening in Downtown...

Bazillion Blooms / Superior Rug Cleaning #22-40

  Dogwood Arts is on a mission to keep Knoxville blooming.  Fall and winter are great times to set out dogwood trees.  In this episode, hear how you can beautify your yard or one of the historic Dogwood Trails.  Plus, holidays mean guests dropping in.  What to do to...

Foothills Craft Guild / HVAC Changes #22-39

  Scott Brockamp, founder of HIS Security, is guest host for this episode of Around the House.  Scott is joined by fiber artist Raeus Cannon of the Foothills Craft Guild to preview the 56th Annual Fine Craft Show - the longest running craft show in Tennessee. Then, in...

Fire Prevention / Santa Wears Pink #22-38

  Fire won't wait. Plan your escape. Knoxville Fire Department Captain Mark Wilbanks joins Dawn in the first hour of Around the House to share tips for fire safety in your home.  Then Donnie and Susan Bentley (aka Santa and Mrs. Claus) talk about their SantaWearsPink...

Blood Drive / Movement Mortgage #22-37

  It's the largest private blood drive event in East Tennessee, sponsored in part by Realty Executives and Movement Mortgage.The David Landes Blood Drive takes place Wednesday, November 9, 2022.  Hear from David Landes' daughter Adrienne about why their family...

Eye Safety / Tile #22-36

  Eye Safety, Tile Be honest. Are you wearing eye protection while working your DIY projects? The most common eye injuries are also the most preventable. Optometrist, Dr. Brent Fry joins Dawn in the first hour of Around the House to talk about vision health and eye...

Crime Prevention, Medicare Open Enrollment #22-35

  Knoxville Police, Citizens Insurance Solutions Guest hosts for this episode of Around the House are Vince Thompson and Danny Sturdevan from Master Remodelers. October is National Crime Prevention Month, and KPD Officer John Morgan joins the show to talk about safe...

Food Assistance / Personal Banking #22-34

  Second Harvest Food Bank, FirstBank This episode of Around the House with Dawn Steimer takes a look at personal finances and food insecurity in East Tennessee.   Guests this episode:7:00am  Madison Harmon, Second Harvest Food Bank8:00am  Andrea Warnick, FirstBank...