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Sen. Crowe: Lack of assurance led to vote against plan

Sen. Crowe: Lack of assurance led to vote against plan

February 5th, 2015 9:17 am by Staff Reports

Johnson City Sen. Rusty Crowe, chair of the Health and Welfare Committee, said Wednesday he cast his vote against the bill because its sponsor, Sen. Doug Overbey, could not secure assurances from the federal government that the defining portions of Insure

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Unicoi County's ambulance search in motion

Unicoi County's ambulance search in motion

February 5th, 2015 9:10 am by Brad Hicks

Several ambulance service companies, including Unicoi County's most recent provider, have requested information from the Unicoi County Mayor's office outlining requirements to submit bids for Unicoi County's ambulance services contract.

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Johnson City Commission's second reading on abuse facilities rules set for tonight

Johnson City Commission's second reading on abuse facilities rules set for tonight

February 5th, 2015 9:06 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Commission tonight will consider a second reading and hold a public hearing regarding zoning requirements for non-residential substance abuse facilities, which includes methadone clinics.

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Washington County Reapportionment Committee weighing reducing Commission size

Washington County Reapportionment Committee weighing reducing Commission size

February 5th, 2015 8:58 am by Gary B. Gray

The pace may be extremely measured at this point, but make no mistake: Washington County's Reapportionment Committee is intent on reducing the number of county commissioners.

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ETSU football signees

ETSU football signees

February 5th, 2015 8:08 am by ETSU Sports Information Department

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Washington County/Johnson City Animal Control Board to discuss implementation of citizens advisory committee

Washington County/Johnson City Animal Control Board to discuss implementation of citizens advisory committee

February 4th, 2015 10:11 pm by Max Hrenda

As the city and county Animal Shelter and Animal Control department look to expand their operations into their new facility, a member of the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Control Board has suggested expanding the role of citizens in the operation

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Mcgue, Thomas, Whites, Rinella get D-I deals

Mcgue, Thomas, Whites, Rinella get D-I deals

February 4th, 2015 10:03 pm by Trey Williams

Ink was spewing Wednesday, as a number of area football players revealed their college choices. Among them were five Science Hill players and a pair of Elizabethton Cyclones who announced their decisions.

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Feds toss out Tri-Cities Holdings lawsuit against Johnson City, Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency

Feds toss out Tri-Cities Holdings lawsuit against Johnson City, Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency

February 4th, 2015 9:56 pm by Gary B. Gray

A federal court has thrown out a suit by Tri-Cities Holdings LLC that claimed the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency and Johnson City were violating the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act for refusing addicts

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Founders keeper: First permanent art piece goes up at Johnson City's newest park

Founders keeper: First permanent art piece goes up at Johnson City's newest park - VIDEO

February 4th, 2015 9:49 pm by Tony Casey

If you're a frequenter of downtown Johnson City's Founders Park, get used to seeing the names "Duke Oursler" and "Marc Moulton."

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A criminal under-taking, a poor exit strategy and more from the Police Blotter

A criminal under-taking, a poor exit strategy and more from the Police Blotter

February 4th, 2015 9:43 pm by Max Hrenda

Also inside: A silly question, new street currency and more!

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