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PHOTOS: Environmentalists hope fourth time's a charm for Tennessee Wilderness Act

PHOTOS: Environmentalists hope fourth time's a charm for Tennessee Wilderness Act

February 22nd, 2015 9:48 pm by Tony Casey

If you love the wilderness that surrounds East Tennessee, there are two things you can do to help see that it remains protected and available to other nature lovers.

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Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

February 22nd, 2015 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A recent federal court ruling in a case involving a man's death while at the Washington County Detention Center indicates Sheriff Ed Graybeal can't personally be held liable, but the county is still on the hook at this point.

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Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy'

Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy' - VIDEO

February 22nd, 2015 9:39 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than 30 years refining his craft of chair-making, Jonesborough chair-maker Curtis Buchanan was offered a seat on the national stage.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Along with patients, Dr. William Kennedy operated on Jonesborough's historic buildings

Meet Your Neighbor: Along with patients, Dr. William Kennedy operated on Jonesborough's historic buildings

February 22nd, 2015 9:31 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than four decades making sure the buildings in Tennessee's oldest town didn't become history, Dr. William Kennedy may have also found a place for himself inside the town's history books, too.

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Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

February 22nd, 2015 6:37 pm by Staff Report

An argument between roommates resulted in one woman's arrest and injuries to a man's hand.

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Another winter storm hits East Coast; more cold temps coming

Another winter storm hits East Coast; more cold temps coming

February 22nd, 2015 2:13 pm by BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press

The latest in a seemingly unending parade of snowstorms moved over the East Coast on Saturday, dropping a wintry mix as far south as northern Georgia and potentially causing more headaches for snow-weary New England.

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Storms, freezing temps cause 21 deaths in Tennessee

Storms, freezing temps cause 21 deaths in Tennessee

February 22nd, 2015 2:10 pm by Associated Press

State officials say the storms and freezing temperatures this past week in Tennessee caused 21 deaths, including 11 attributed to hypothermia.

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Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

February 22nd, 2015 2:00 pm by David Yunker, The Tennessean

Metro police have identified the man killed Saturday night at a Vanderbilt University garage.

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Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash

Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash

February 22nd, 2015 1:54 pm by GOSIA WOZNIACKA, Associated Press

One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse.

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Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

February 22nd, 2015 1:52 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

A retired police officer apparently shot his two teenage daughters to death and then killed himself in the family's suburban New York home, a police official said Sunday.

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