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Therapy dog provides comfort to patients at Nashville hospitals

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Among the many reasons to live in Nashville is the opportunity to become a volunteer.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center has thousands of human volunteers of all ages and even 30 animal assisted therapy teams. 365 more words


Kentucky State Police investigating fatal Trigg County crash

CADIZ, KY. (WKRN) – An early morning crash killed a driver in Trigg County, Kentucky and sent a passenger to the hospital on Sunday.

The driver, Matthew L. 115 more words


New smash car parked outside Bridgestone Arena

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – There is a new car front of Bridgestone Arena waiting to be smashed as the Nashville Predators take on the Pittsburgh Penguins for the Stanley Cup. 77 more words


Tips to keep your family safe as temperatures rise this summer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – School is almost out and the kids are ready to head outside in the heat.

Over the past 30 years, heat stands out as the No. 532 more words


Doctors urge helmet use during peak ATV injury season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – After an ATV crash killed a young man in Maury County this week, medical experts are urging riders to follow safety protocols. 246 more words


Half of gunshot victims treated at Vanderbilt are between 16 and 29 years old

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Vanderbilt University Medical Center has treated 436 gunshot victims since April 1, 2016, according to data provided by the hospital.

Of those patients, 72 died and approximately 50 percent were between the ages of 16 to 29 years old. 398 more words


Vanderbilt doctor talks to Trump about healthcare ahead of rally

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A doctor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center had the opportunity to speak with President Donald Trump on Monday ahead of his Nashville visit. 323 more words