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Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

December 20th, 2014 10:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

A five-year agreement between Johnson City and Redflex Traffic Systems inked in 2009 remains in place despite the fact it was set to expire Nov. 12.

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AP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold death

AP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold death

December 20th, 2014 9:50 pm by COLLEEN LONG, and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station

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2 NYC officers dead in ambush shooting in cruiser

2 NYC officers dead in ambush shooting in cruiser

December 20th, 2014 7:38 pm by COLLEEN LONG, and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and opened fire Saturday afternoon, shooting both of them fatally before running into a nearby subway station and committing suicide, police said.

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Track and field clinic at ETSU

December 20th, 2014 4:54 pm by Joe Avento

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N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

December 20th, 2014 1:24 pm by HYUNG-JIN KIM, Associated Press

North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of "serious" consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with

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Oak Ridge whips Hilltoppers

Oak Ridge whips Hilltoppers

December 19th, 2014 11:15 pm by Trey Williams

Oak Ridge improved to 13-0 with Friday night's 67-43 win over Science Hill at the Buck Van Huss Dome in Kingsport.

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Fee structure changing for Tennessee 911 phone calls

Fee structure changing for Tennessee 911 phone calls

December 19th, 2014 10:51 pm by Max Hrenda

According to a representative from Washington County 911, 70 percent of callers may see a rate increase when calling 911 after the new year.

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Local business owner offers slice of parking to food truck vendors

Local business owner offers slice of parking to food truck vendors

December 19th, 2014 10:44 pm by Tony Casey

Fresh off what could be considered a favorable decision for downtown Johnson City restaurant owners by the City Commission, Jamie Dove, the owner of The Main Street Pizza Company, is offering vendors a seat at the table.

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Another second-half rally saves Vols

Another second-half rally saves Vols

December 19th, 2014 10:31 pm by AP

Josh Richardson scored 19 points Friday as the Volunteers continued their penchant for comebacks by erasing a six-point halftime deficit in a 61-58 victory over Tennessee Tech.

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Christmas arrives for 900 Unicoi, Washington Co. families

Christmas arrives for 900 Unicoi, Washington Co. families

December 19th, 2014 10:29 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Appalachian Fairgrounds were awhirl with the giving spirit on Friday as volunteers trotted out Salvation Army Angel Tree gifts and food from the Johnson City Press Christmas Box to 900 Washington and Unicoi county families in need.

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