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Crime
KPD seeks aid in locating suspected armed robber

KPD seeks aid in locating suspected armed robber

March 29th, 2014 2:24 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a man who allegedly robbed a 71-year-old man at gunpoint.

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Court date put off for Unicoi couple in moonshining case

Court date put off for Unicoi couple in moonshining case

March 29th, 2014 8:20 am by Brad Hicks

The couple accused of manufacturing moonshine behind their Unicoi home is scheduled to be back in court in the summer.

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Cash for nonprofit groups up for grabs at the mall

Cash for nonprofit groups up for grabs at the mall

March 29th, 2014 8:13 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Cash for Your Cause, The Mall at Johnson City's annual invitation for shoppers to turn their mall receipts into cash prizes for their favorite nonprofit organizations, is under way and will continue through April 27.

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Offer from U.S. military doubles department's fleet of remote-access vehicles

Offer from U.S. military doubles department's fleet of remote-access vehicles

March 29th, 2014 8:08 am by Brad Hicks

An emergency can occur anywhere in Unicoi County, including its most remote, mountainous terrain. This concern for local law enforcement officials is amplified when inclement weather strikes.

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Long-delayed ETSU garage to open Monday

Long-delayed ETSU garage to open Monday

March 28th, 2014 9:43 pm by Nathan Baker

Contractors, university administrators and students can breathe a collective sigh of relief now that East Tennessee State University's $26.1 million parking garage project is slated to open Monday for student parking.

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Local Little League season set to begin

Local Little League season set to begin

March 28th, 2014 9:32 pm by Tony Casey

There are a whole lot of kids and Little League organizers who are ready for baseball, and opening day of the Little Leagues around Johnson City will commence once the weather allows. Johnson City has three leagues, separated by the venue where games are

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Franklin hopes to talk education in state Legislature

Franklin hopes to talk education in state Legislature

March 28th, 2014 9:16 pm by Gary B. Gray

East Tennessee State University academic adviser Todd Franklin picked up qualifying papers this week and plans to become a candidate for the state's 7th House District, joining Republicans Matthew Hill and Phil Carriger in the Aug. 7 state primary.

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Crime Police Blotter
Police blotter: A bruising beggar, the case of the sticker-stalker, and more

Police blotter: A bruising beggar, the case of the sticker-stalker, and more

March 28th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: A botched smuggling attempt, the great plastic owl theft, and more!

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Pet of the week 3-28-14

Pet of the week 3-28-14

March 28th, 2014 4:03 pm by Ron Campbell

Woody is looking for a home.

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Police: Sullivan County woman arrested after staging rape

Police: Sullivan County woman arrested after staging rape

March 28th, 2014 11:33 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police say the woman lied about being raped and took extraordinary measures to stage the fake crime, all in an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend.

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