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Donate Plasma and help save lives, with Knoxville Plasma!

Now earn $365 TO $400 a month!  Donate Plasma, save lives AND get paid with Knoxville Plasma Corporation. Located at 2820 Middlebrook Pike Suite 112 in Knoxville, walk in or schedule an appointment at 637-1497. In order to donate you need a valid ID, social security card, and proof of address postmarked within 30 days. Now hiring full-time and part-time techs.  Biology and Chemistry majors needed.  Send their resumes to cthompson@interstatebloodbank.com Plasma is the clear, straw-colored liquid portion of the blood that remains after the removal of cells and it makes up about 55% of human blood. It contains salts, enzymes, antibodies and nearly 500 other types of proteins. Plasma protein therapies help people fight chronic and often genetic diseases such as bleeding disorders, immune system deficiencies, genetic lung disorders, burns, recipients of transplants, and can be manufactured into vaccines for treatment of exposure to Hepatitis, Rabies and Tetanus. Plasma contains proteins that cannot be synthesized. Visit their Facebook page for more info!   

Donate Plasma and help save lives, with Knoxville Plasma!2018-10-31T15:27:39-04:00

Rep the best station in town with a WUTK t-shirt!

Grab a WUTK T-Shirt while you still can! We are closing out our inventory for this run of shirts, and they will *NOT* be printed again. Procrastinate no longer and get one today! All sales help keep WUTK on the air. Our Volunteer Radio T-shirts are available at two different locally-owned stores right here in Knoxville. Check ’em out at Fizz, 27 Market Square, in Downtown Knoxville - https://fizzmarketsquare.com/ and at Magnolia Records on North Central Street in Happy Holler - https://www.magnoliarecordstn.com/

Rep the best station in town with a WUTK t-shirt!2018-10-31T15:58:10-04:00

Donate your car [running or not] to the WUTK Gift Fund! Trucks, Vans and Boats too! A great income tax deduction!

The end of the 2018 tax season is coming soon, but there's still time to make a tax-deductible donation to WUTK, by donating directly to our WUTK Gift Fund, or by donating your car , running or not, to WUTK! You can even donate boats, too (boats must be water worthy with a road worthy trailer). Just call the donation line at 866-628-2277, and they'll walk you through the prompts to get your donation taken care of. You don't even have to remove the car from your property - they do it all for you! It's a great way to help WUTK stay on the air, so spread the word and THANK YOU! CLICK ON TENNESSEE AND CHOOSE WUTK!  http://www.vehiclesforcharity.org/we-accept/

Donate your car [running or not] to the WUTK Gift Fund! Trucks, Vans and Boats too! A great income tax deduction!2018-10-31T15:48:47-04:00

Buy a Bike from DreamBikes Today

Buy a bike from DreamBikes today! DreamBikes is a non-profit community-based bike shop that works with community organizations to provide employment to area kids and bikes to the community. Donate an old bike to DreamBikes!  They can fix it up and sell it to someone in need of transportation for a very fair price. DreamBikes Knoxville on Facebook.  National DreamBikes website 309 N. Central Street Knoxville, TN 37902 (865) 474-1752  

Buy a Bike from DreamBikes Today2018-09-20T13:11:09-04:00

Do You Know About Meth Properties? WUTK News Investigates!

TENNESSEE’S METICULOUSLY CATALOGED LIST OF QUARANTINED PROPERTIES IS STEADILY GROWING DUE TO THE PRESENCE OF METHAMPHETAMINE. LISTEN WITH OVER TWELVE-HUNDRED PROPERTIES ON THE LIST, AND FOURTEEN OF THEM DATING AS FAR BACK AS TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE WHEN THIS POLICY BEGAN, THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION HAS A BIG TASK ON THEIR HANDS. ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANT, CHRIS AN-DULL SPENDS HIS DAYS FIELDING CALLS BETWEEN POLICE DEPARTMENTS, HYGIENISTS AND CERTIFIED CONTRACTORS THAT WORK IN STEPS TO CLEAN QUARANTINED HOMES AND GET THEM INTO LIVING CONDITION. MANPOWER TO CLEAN THESE HOMES IS NOT AN ISSUE. ACCORDING TO AN-DULL, THE REAL PROBLEM COMES DOWN TO ONE THING: MONEY. “There’s no shortage of houses, let me put it that way. But there seems to be a little bit of a problem getting the money. TO ALLEVIATE THE FINANCIAL BURDEN ON PROPERTY OWNERS, TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION IS WORKING ON UNVEILING NEW RULES BY NEXT YEAR. ACCORDING TO AN-DULL, THE CLEANUP STANDARD CAN BE BOTH DIFFICULT AND EXPENSIVE TO HIT. SITTING AT ONE-TENTH OF A MICROGRAM OF METH PER SQUARE CENTIMETER, IT EQUATES TO TAKING A SUGAR PACKET AND SPREADING IT OVER AN AREA OF TWENTY-FIVE ACRES IN SIZE, MEANING IT TAKES ABOUT THREE DAYS TO CLEAN AND ANYWHERE FROM EIGHT TO TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS. A NEW HEALTH-BASED STANDARD DEVELOPED BY THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DRASTICALLY REDUCES THAT STRICT RULE WHILE STILL ENSURE A PROPERTY IS FIT FOR HABITATION. A PRIMARY CONCERN WITH THESE QUARANTINED HOUSES JUST SITTING IN COMMUNITIES UNTOUCHED GOES BEYOND LIVING IN THEM. “What I would be concerned about would be – from an acute exposure type situation –would be like a child or a kid busting into the house.” ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST, JUSTIN FISHER SAYS WITNESSING [...]

Do You Know About Meth Properties? WUTK News Investigates!2018-09-20T13:11:09-04:00

ARCADE DECATHLON ROUND 9: GALAGA!!! Thursday, 11/16/17!

Join us for Round 9 of our 2017 Arcade Decathlon! This time, we are featuring Galaga on Thursday Nov. 16, 2017. It’s the final installment of the Arcade Decathlon, a sweet Galaga tournament! Get that trigger finger warmed up, this is going to be intense! This is a WUTK Fund Raising Event, with raffle tickets available to all – prizes include concert tickets, CDs and vinyl, local business gift certificates, and more! Every entry gets an automatic raffle ticket, but anyone can increase their odds and buy more!  Grand prize winner will win a 4-pack of tickets to any home Ice Bears game! ALL ENTRY FEES & RAFFLE TICKETS GO DIRECTLY TO WUTK TO HELP KEEP US ON THE AIR! Registration: 6:00 – 7:00 PM, and the competition begins at 7:00 PM. HUGE thanks to  YEEHAW BREWING COMPANY and  HARROGATE’S LOUNGE for sponsoring this monthly event. DON’T WANT TO PLAY? NO PROBLEM! GRAB A TASTY YEEHAW BEVERAGE AND CHEER (OR BOO!) THE CONTESTANTS ON! Proceeds from YEEHAW beverage sales and all beverage sales! benefit WUTK too – what’s not to like!??!

ARCADE DECATHLON ROUND 9: GALAGA!!! Thursday, 11/16/17!2018-09-20T13:11:10-04:00

NEW WUTK Music Blog! Get your music news here!

Check out current music news on the WUTK Blog of the Rock, run by our music department!! Get the scoop on an album before it’s released, check out a concert review or a recommended upcoming show, find out what could be on the musical horizon, and so much more. Click here!

NEW WUTK Music Blog! Get your music news here!2017-10-09T10:29:36-04:00