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Explosives in the Holston River? Group sues Kingsport Army ammunition plant over pollution

Explosives in the Holston River? Group sues Kingsport Army ammunition plant over pollution

November 18th, 2014 11:11 am by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The Tennessee Clean Water Network is suing a Kingsport ammunition plant for dumping an explosive into local drinking water.

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NFL suspends Vikings' running back Peterson for at least rest of season in wake of switch episode

NFL suspends Vikings' running back Peterson for at least rest of season in wake of switch episode

November 18th, 2014 11:00 am by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Pro Football Writer

The NFL Players Association quickly announced its plan to appeal, sharply rebuked the league's alleged inconsistency and unfairness in the process.

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Autumn freeze causes crashes, school closings

Autumn freeze causes crashes, school closings

November 18th, 2014 9:35 am by Jessica Fuller

Icy roads are causing trouble in some areas of Northeast Tennessee amid this morning's cold snap.

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Crime
Kingsport woman charged with stealing vehicle in Johnson City

Kingsport woman charged with stealing vehicle in Johnson City

November 18th, 2014 9:23 am by Staff Report

Police said the vehicle was reported stolen on Nov. 7 and recovered on Nov. 12.

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Principal with Lou Gehrig's Disease hits switch to light community Christmas tree

Principal with Lou Gehrig's Disease hits switch to light community Christmas tree

November 18th, 2014 8:49 am by John Thompson

The Christmas season officially started for Elizabethton and Carter County on Monday evening with the 26th Annual lighting of the Community Christmas Tree in the front yard of the Major Henderson Folsom House, 824 E. Elk Ave.

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Town of Unicoi OKs abandoned-signage plan

Town of Unicoi OKs abandoned-signage plan

November 18th, 2014 8:45 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi now has in place a measure to ensure that abandoned and illegible signage no longer clutters its landscape.

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Move for evening-only meetings defeated in Carter County

Move for evening-only meetings defeated in Carter County

November 18th, 2014 8:40 am by John Thompson

With few items of any controversy on the agenda, Monday's meeting of the Carter County Commission went smoothly and most votes were unanimous or only with a little opposition.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

November 17th, 2014 10:59 pm by Joe Avento

If the East Tennessee State women's basketball team learned anything during the exhibition season, it was that no lead is safe at Brooks Gym. The Bucs almost confirmed that the hard way on Monday night.

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Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts

Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts

November 17th, 2014 10:58 pm by AP

Nia Moore continued her strong start to the season, leading the No. 4 Lady Volunteers to a 91-39 win Monday night over Oral Roberts with 20 points, nine rebounds and four blocks.

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Bucs set for home opener against Cavs

Bucs set for home opener against Cavs

November 17th, 2014 10:55 pm by Joe Avento

After a season-opening loss on the road, the East Tennessee State basketball team debuts at home tonight when Virginia-Wise comes to Freedom Hall.

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