Johnson City Press Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Dash cam: Officer who shot black man told boss he ran away

Dash cam: Officer who shot black man told boss he ran away

April 13th, 2015 10:09 pm by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press and PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press

The white South Carolina police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a black man can be heard telling his supervisor twice that he didn't understand why the man ran away, according to dashcam video.

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Update: Most areas restored after major power outages reported across Johnson City, Jonesborough

Update: Most areas restored after major power outages reported across Johnson City, Jonesborough

April 13th, 2015 9:08 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Power Board is reporting outages across the Johnson City and Jonesborough areas, leaving thousands of customers without electricity.

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County eyes return on Dentsply investment

County eyes return on Dentsply investment

April 13th, 2015 8:05 pm by Gary B. Gray

Cash for cash.

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Downtown paintings still targeted by city codes officials

Downtown paintings still targeted by city codes officials

April 13th, 2015 5:40 pm by Nathan Baker

A colorful dispute over the difference between signs and art may soon be heard in city court, if codes officials and downtown business owners can't come to terms.

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Fire destroys shed, threatens propane tank behind Elizabethton home

Fire destroys shed, threatens propane tank behind Elizabethton home

April 13th, 2015 3:07 pm by Nathan Baker

A fire escaped from smoldering embers in a trash barrel Monday afternoon behind an Elizabethton home and spread first to a nearby shed before threatening a large propane tank.

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Update: Police search for ex-college student after fatal campus shooting

Update: Police search for ex-college student after fatal campus shooting

April 13th, 2015 3:02 pm by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Authorities believe the alleged shooter has left the area but is still in North Carolina.

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Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

April 13th, 2015 3:01 pm by Staff Report

The reaction occurred April 4 in a 2-liter bottle stored in an access-controlled storage area. The bottle contained cleaning materials, some nitric acid and a small amount of uranium.

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Convicted killer Jodi Arias gets life term with no chance for release

Convicted killer Jodi Arias gets life term with no chance for release

April 13th, 2015 1:36 pm by Associated Press

Arias killed her on-again-off-again boyfriend Travis Alexander in 2008 in what prosecutors said was retaliation for his desire to break off the relationship.

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ETSU to feature film documenting prison desegregation, transformation

ETSU to feature film documenting prison desegregation, transformation

April 13th, 2015 1:26 pm by Contributed to the Press

The film is free and open to the public and will be followed by a Q&A and reception with producer/director Noel Schwerin.

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Crime
3rd time unlucky: Police say Johnson City man arrested again after video shows him stealing skateboard, shoe from vehicle

3rd time unlucky: Police say Johnson City man arrested again after video shows him stealing skateboard, shoe from vehicle

April 13th, 2015 11:32 am by Staff Report

Dustin Shawn Mitchell has been arrested three times in as many weeks.

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