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Data on caesarean births in the United States are alarming

Data on caesarean births in the United States are alarming

April 10th, 2015 11:15 am by Rebecca Horvath, Community Voices

Childbirth has devolved to a "paper or plastic?" level many women argue they have a right to decide their delivery method simply because it happens to their body, ignoring basic biology.

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Crime
Kingsport man sentenced to 25 years for 2012 stabbing death

Kingsport man sentenced to 25 years for 2012 stabbing death

April 10th, 2015 11:12 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport man who stabbed his girlfriend to death in 2012 pled guilty to second degree murder Thursday.

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Elizabethton City Council OKs residential rezone on first reading

Elizabethton City Council OKs residential rezone on first reading

April 10th, 2015 11:07 am by John Thompson

Several nearby residents spoke out against the rezoning, arguing that the hilltop site will increase stormwater runoff in the neighborhood and increase traffic on the narrow streets.

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Photos Downtown JC

PHOTO GALLERY: Downtown walkway

April 10th, 2015 11:04 am by Gary B. Gray

The portion of sidewalk that rounds the corner of West Market and Commerce will be tilted to help water flow into the coming U-Haul basin.

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JCDA wants more parking for downtown in Northeast State garage

JCDA wants more parking for downtown in Northeast State garage

April 10th, 2015 10:10 am by Nathan Baker

The first day of college classes in the old courthouse building is set for July 8, and an open house event is scheduled for July 30.

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Opinion
Take steps to keep the bears away

Take steps to keep the bears away

April 10th, 2015 10:03 am by Johnson City Press

The black bear population here in Northeast Tennessee has reached a 100-year high, which means more bears are showing up on backyard patios and even in busy commercial districts.

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News Regional & National Elections
She's in: Hillary Clinton to announce presidential campaign on Sunday

She's in: Hillary Clinton to announce presidential campaign on Sunday

April 10th, 2015 9:58 am by JULIE PACE and KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

The first official word that Clinton will seek the Democratic Party's nomination will come via an online video posted on social media.

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Opinion
WETS needs your support to stay on the air

WETS needs your support to stay on the air

April 10th, 2015 9:53 am by Johnson City Press

More than half the funding for WETS comes from listener support.

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News Crime Regional & National
Charges pending against boy in fatal East Tennessee dirt bikes crash

Charges pending against boy in fatal East Tennessee dirt bikes crash

April 10th, 2015 9:44 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Two dirt bikes collided on U.S. Highway 321, and a 22-year-old man was killed.

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Local News Business & Technology Mystery Diner
Rico's Pizzas & Subs is a bit of old New York on the road to Damascus

Rico's Pizzas & Subs is a bit of old New York on the road to Damascus

April 10th, 2015 9:31 am by Mystery Diner

Gentle readers, I am grateful to you for telling me about the just-spotted eatery that you just had to try. Or that old favorite restaurant that you and your family have been frequenting since grandma and grandpa took you there when you were little.

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