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Deputies report finding meth components after 11E traffic stop; 2 charged

Deputies report finding meth components after 11E traffic stop; 2 charged

November 5th, 2013 2:19 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop led Washington County Sheriff's deputies Monday to arrest two Limestone residents on meth charges after finding drain cleaner and other components used to make the drug.

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Update: Woman trapped in vehicle after crash at University Parkway and State of Franklin

Update: Woman trapped in vehicle after crash at University Parkway and State of Franklin

November 5th, 2013 1:36 pm by Becky Campbell

A rescue worker used a cutting tool to free an entrapped Unicoi woman from her vehicle following a three-vehicle crash on University Parkway Tuesday afternoon.

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Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

November 5th, 2013 12:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Airline officials made an announcement at approximately 12:30 p.m. that the airport will be closed for at least two hours.

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Fall's last blast of color

November 5th, 2013 12:07 pm by Lee Talbert

Press Photo Editor Lee Talbert captured these images of autumn leaves giving Northeast Tennessee one last vivid display of glory.

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Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

November 5th, 2013 11:57 am by Associated Press

Marilyn Tavenner, head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, said the site has improved since its widely panned launch a month ago.

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Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

November 5th, 2013 11:44 am by Associated Press

It appears the 42-year-old licensed practical nurse brought a semi-automatic handgun to her Monday night shift.

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Man accused of kidnapping woman at gunpoint after shots fired at Johnson City motel

Man accused of kidnapping woman at gunpoint after shots fired at Johnson City motel

November 5th, 2013 11:24 am by Becky Campbell

Brandon Lynn Miller was charged with aggravated kidnapping.

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Indian Trail expansion work still not finished

Indian Trail expansion work still not finished

November 5th, 2013 11:17 am by Nathan Baker

Dave Chupa, Johnson City Schools’ supervisor of instruction and facilities, told the Board of Education on Monday that Indian Trail Intermediate School is still waiting for some parts of the school’s $1.4 million expansion project to be completed three mo

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Get ready for plenty more fouls

Get ready for plenty more fouls

November 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Joe Avento

In an effort to increase scoring, the NCAA has changed the way officials will call games. More fouls — likely many more fouls — will be called when the season gets underway this week.

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Public defender appointed for Unicoi Co. man arrested after armed standoff

Public defender appointed for Unicoi Co. man arrested after armed standoff

November 5th, 2013 11:06 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department was called to 4561 Old Asheville Highway on Sunday evening in response to the report of a man wielding a gun.

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