Metro Pulse

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Metro Pulse
Type Alternative newspaper
Owner(s) E.W. Scripps Company
Founder(s) Ashley Capps, Rand Pearson, Ian Blackburn, and Margaret Weston
Founded 1991
Language English
Headquarters Knoxville, Tennessee
Sister newspapers Knoxville News Sentinel
Official website www.metropulse.com

Metro Pulse is a weekly newspaper in Knoxville, Tennessee.

It was founded in 1991 by Ashley Capps, Rand Pearson, Ian Blackburn, and Margaret Weston. Metro Pulse has been a member of the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies since 1993.

In 2007, Metro Pulse was sold to the media conglomerate E.W. Scripps Company, which also owns several other local media outlets, including Knoxville's daily newspaper, the Knoxville News Sentinel and the Shopper News in Halls.

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