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Crime
Kingsport police seek info on serial stalker

Kingsport police seek info on serial stalker

May 16th, 2014 12:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Over the past several years, multiple Kingsport and Sullivan County women - oftentimes recently widowed - have been solicited by an unknown man.

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Girl, 11, struck by truck while running from dog at Knoxville bus stop

Girl, 11, struck by truck while running from dog at Knoxville bus stop

May 16th, 2014 12:08 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The girl was rushed to the University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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Government fines GM maximum $35M in safety case linked to 13 deaths

Government fines GM maximum $35M in safety case linked to 13 deaths

May 16th, 2014 12:03 pm by JOAN LOWY and TOM KRISHER, Associated Press

It's the maximum penalty that the government can impose and the first time an automaker has been fined that much.

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Childrens' tributes highlight Police Memorial Day observance in Johnson City

Childrens' tributes highlight Police Memorial Day observance in Johnson City

May 16th, 2014 11:14 am by Becky Campbell

"I want to thank my dad for taking the risk for our safety" - C.J. Crow, age 8.

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Blue Plum once again calling on graffiti artists

Blue Plum once again calling on graffiti artists - VIDEO

May 16th, 2014 10:52 am by Tony Casey

The Blue Plum Festival is looking to turn something that's been viewed as a bad thing into a good thing with the 2014 installment of the Urban Art Throwdown.

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Update: Police say teen confessed to killing man at Johnson City motel, tossing gun in woods

Update: Police say teen confessed to killing man at Johnson City motel, tossing gun in woods

May 16th, 2014 10:50 am by Becky Campbell

Coty Bishop was accused of killing Casey Jones at the Johnson Inn on West Market Street.

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Law enforcement urges motorists to move over, slow down for emergency personnel

Law enforcement urges motorists to move over, slow down for emergency personnel

May 16th, 2014 10:47 am by Becky Campbell

Nashville Metro Officer Michael Peterina, 25, was hit by a motorist and killed on Interstate 65 last week while assisting a Tennessee Department of Transportation Help truck operator direct traffic around a previous wreck.

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Opinion
New additions on ETSU campus will cost students more and more

New additions on ETSU campus will cost students more and more

May 16th, 2014 8:45 am by JERRY L. NORRIS

East Tennessee State University's infamous parking garage is up and running. That is good, but you can expect a higher parking fee next year. Why? ETSU will receive $1,057,200 less from the state of Tennessee in 2015.

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Liquor tax issue needs to be settled inexpensively

Liquor tax issue needs to be settled inexpensively

May 16th, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

For the sake of all county taxpayers, we hope the dispute over alcohol taxes that Washington County School System officials allege they are owed by the city of Johnson City can be settled quickly and without litigation.

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Police chief says increased patrols lead to safer downtown area

Police chief says increased patrols lead to safer downtown area

May 16th, 2014 8:36 am by Tony Casey

Johnson City Police Department Chief Mark Sirois reported back to the City Commission on Thursday night that an increased police presence in the downtown area was a successful endeavor.

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