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Early morning fire damages Johnson City residence

December 9th, 2014 8:32 am by Staff Report

The fire at 222 E. Holston Ave., which is near the corner of Elm Street adjacent to the I-26 off-ramp at Exit 22, was reported about 6:30 a.m.

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UAW makes first inroads into  Southern, foreign-owned auto industry

UAW makes first inroads into Southern, foreign-owned auto industry

December 9th, 2014 7:16 am by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

The United Auto Workers on Monday qualified for the top tier of a new labor policy at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee, giving the union its first formal role within a foreign-owned auto plant in the South.

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Mother, 2 young sons among 6 dead in plane crash

Mother, 2 young sons among 6 dead in plane crash

December 9th, 2014 7:06 am by Ben Nuckols, Associated Press

A mother and her two young sons, one of them just a month old, were killed Monday morning when a private jet crashed into their two-story wood-frame home.

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Jonesborough BMA extends Browning's contract

Jonesborough BMA extends Browning's contract

December 8th, 2014 10:35 pm by Max Hrenda

After the citizens of Jonesborough decided who would represent them on the Board of Mayor and Alderman on Nov. 4, the board, in turn, decided who would lead them in town hall.

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Unicoi moves closer to food truck regulation

Unicoi moves closer to food truck regulation

December 8th, 2014 10:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

The town of Unicoi is one step closer to securing a spot on the streets for food trucks.

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Board OKs funding for repairs to Erwin wastewater treatment facility

Board OKs funding for repairs to Erwin wastewater treatment facility

December 8th, 2014 10:28 pm by Brad Hicks

Now that it has the blessing of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Erwin Utilities intends to pursue funding for repairs and upgrades to its wastewater treatment facility.

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Death of benefactor leaves Good Samaritan drive in desperate need

Death of benefactor leaves Good Samaritan drive in desperate need

December 8th, 2014 10:26 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Good Samaritan Ministries is in the midst of a Christmas clothing crisis.

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Plans underway for replacement of crumbling Washington Co. emergency center

Plans underway for replacement of crumbling Washington Co. emergency center

December 8th, 2014 10:21 pm by Gary B. Gray

A local architectural firm has estimated it would cost roughly $300,000 less to build a new Washington County 911 Emergency Center than renovating the current crumbling facility.

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Tri-Cities prepares to say 'guten tag' to new German supermarket

Tri-Cities prepares to say 'guten tag' to new German supermarket

December 8th, 2014 9:57 pm by Nathan Baker

Now weeks away from opening, the ALDI stores in Johnson City and Kingsport have put the call out for employees, a search that shouldn't be difficult with the above-average wages offered.

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Unicoi County star shoots herself into limelight

Unicoi County star shoots herself into limelight

December 8th, 2014 7:23 pm by Douglas Fritz

In the first half of the Lady Blue Devils' 68-25 win over Sullivan North on Friday, Webb set a state record by making eight 3-pointers.

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