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UPDATE: Truck accident spurs clean-up effort

UPDATE: Truck accident spurs clean-up effort

January 17th, 2014 1:41 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City’s Emergency Management Agency said his crews were relatively lucky with the cleanup of one-vehicle accident that occurred Friday morning, Director Nes Levotch said.

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Police: Jonesborough man found with pot, brass knuckles in Johnson City traffic stop

Police: Jonesborough man found with pot, brass knuckles in Johnson City traffic stop

January 17th, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Report

Police also seized nearly $1,000 in cash and the man's car.

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Surgeon general urges new resolve to end smoking

Surgeon general urges new resolve to end smoking

January 17th, 2014 12:09 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

"Enough is enough" — acting Surgeon General Borish Lushniak.

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Obama backs limits on NSA phone collections

Obama backs limits on NSA phone collections

January 17th, 2014 11:14 am by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

The president also directed intelligence agencies to stop spying on friendly international leaders and called for extending some privacy protections to foreign citizens whose communications are scooped up by the U.S.

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Relay for Life Season Kicks Off!

January 17th, 2014 10:51 am by Tony Duncan

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Washington Co. sheriff: 58 'smurfs' and 'cooks' sentenced to 348 years in federal prison for 2 meth conspiracies

Washington Co. sheriff: 58 'smurfs' and 'cooks' sentenced to 348 years in federal prison for 2 meth conspiracies

January 17th, 2014 10:19 am by Becky Campbell

The investigations began in 2009 in the Gray community of Washington County and continued into Sulphur Springs, Telford, Limestone, Chuckey, Jonesborough and Johnson City, as well as Elizabethton and the Horse Creek community of Greene County.

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‘Bridgegate’ has stirred so much talk

‘Bridgegate’ has stirred so much talk

January 17th, 2014 9:49 am by VANCE GREER

It is somewhat refreshing to see that the media is back to its traditional and historical focus. Finding the facts and letting the public know the truth.

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Current system for selecting attorney general works well

Current system for selecting attorney general works well

January 17th, 2014 9:47 am by Johnson City Press

Do we really need another statewide office on the ballot in Tennessee?

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2 charged in Johnson City pharmacy robberies

2 charged in Johnson City pharmacy robberies

January 17th, 2014 9:08 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police have charged two men with a Boones Creek pharmacy robbery and one of the pair in a second pharmacy robbery on West Market Street.

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Stetson frustrates Bucs again

Stetson frustrates Bucs again

January 16th, 2014 10:24 pm by Kelly Hodge

Stetson (4-14, 2-4) scored the last six points after Jalen Riley hit a pair of free throws to tie the game with 1:35 remaining. The Bucs (9-9, 2-3) had three shots to tie the game in the final minute, opting for 3-pointers instead of quick twos. None of

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