Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

1990 write-in campaign for Senate still memorable

June 2nd, 2014 8:48 am by Robert Houk

Carter County will be the battleground for four write-in campaigns for county offices in August, including one for sheriff. Regardless of how the race between Republican nominee Dexter Lunceford and incumbent Chris Mathes turns out, this race for sheriff

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Opinion
Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

June 2nd, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Ouch, they're back!We are, of course, talking about those pesky mosquitoes. And while most Americans consider mosquitoes to be nothing more than a nuisance, they do pose a real public health threat that can prove deadly for some.

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News Regional & National
6 climbers likely dead on Mount Rainier; search too risky

6 climbers likely dead on Mount Rainier; search too risky

June 2nd, 2014 8:10 am by RACHEL LA CORTE and PHUONG LE, Associated Press

Under safer conditions, crews could go in after the bodies.

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News Regional & National
Man killed by train: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

Man killed by train: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

June 2nd, 2014 7:52 am by Staff Report

Also, another East Tennessee train crash left two people in critical condition.

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News Regional & National
Hedgehog pets: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

Hedgehog pets: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

June 2nd, 2014 7:42 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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News Photos Local News

Walking Tour Founders Park

June 1st, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Walking Tour Founders Park Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressJose leads a Walking Tour of Founders Park Sunday afternoon.

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Tour guide hopes discussing past will keep buildings from being history

Tour guide hopes discussing past will keep buildings from being history - VIDEO

June 1st, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

For local business owner Jose Castillo, the best way to keep Johnson City's buildings from becoming history is by sharing their own unique histories with as many people as he can.

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States move to blunt Obama carbon reduction plan

States move to blunt Obama carbon reduction plan

June 1st, 2014 10:27 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants that feed electricity to millions of consumers.

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Appalachian Fairgrounds overcome by Kid Power - VIDEO

June 1st, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

Kids and parents are the beneficiaries of Kid Power, but more importantly, families benefit the most from having a free family event that also looks to teach general well-being.

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Plum job: Friends putting finishing touches on Blue Plum Festival

Plum job: Friends putting finishing touches on Blue Plum Festival

June 1st, 2014 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

Three cheers for a three-day event in downtown Johnson City that focuses on providing the Tri-Cities a large-scale free event.

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