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Police want help identifying man who robbed Johnson City drug store at gunpoint

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Police want help identifying man who robbed Johnson City drug store at gunpoint

July 2nd, 2015 3:06 pm by Staff Report

A gunman robbed a south Johnson City drug store on Wednesday, prompting Johnson City police to seek help in identifying him by releasing a surveillance image.

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Updated with links: New Tennessee laws taking effect July 1

Updated with links: New Tennessee laws taking effect July 1

July 2nd, 2015 8:10 am by Associated Press

Carry permits, guns in trunks, animal fights, speed camera ban and more.

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NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

July 2nd, 2015 5:13 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The facilities vowed to have the most "welcoming environments in all of sports and entertainment."

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The Buzz: Here's what hot today

The Buzz: Here's what hot today

July 2nd, 2015 3:57 pm by Johnson City Press

Armed robbery, airport scare, 3 hurt in crash, burglary video, train crash, downtown parking crunch and more on JohnsonCityPress.com.

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Tri-Cities Regional Airport reopens after brief scare from dog alert

Tri-Cities Regional Airport reopens after brief scare from dog alert

July 2nd, 2015 1:37 pm by Staff Report

A false alarm from a routine dog-sniffing check forced Tri-Cities Regional Airport to shut down for a few hours Thursday morning.

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Cyanide kits sought to treat poisonings after Maryville train crash

Cyanide kits sought to treat poisonings after Maryville train crash

July 2nd, 2015 12:44 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel

Authorities on Thursday morning issued a request across the region for specialized medical kits to treat cyanide poisoning that results from exposure to the fumes emitted from the burning of the toxic chemical in the ruptured train tank car in Blount Coun

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Independence Day schedule changes and closings

Independence Day schedule changes and closings

July 2nd, 2015 11:52 am by Robert Pierce

Here is a list of schedule changes for area governmental and other institutions for the Independence Day holiday.

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Johnson City Commission to consider road development deal for new mega-Food City

Johnson City Commission to consider road development deal for new mega-Food City

July 2nd, 2015 11:45 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners will consider a $250,000 agreement tonight regarding the city's obligation for the new Food City and Franklin Square Development.

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Downtown Johnson City parking crunch: 2-hour limit set for Tipton Street lot

Downtown Johnson City parking crunch: 2-hour limit set for Tipton Street lot

July 2nd, 2015 11:29 am by Gary B. Gray

The Tipton Street lot was identified in a January study as having the highest demand in the downtown area.

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Tennessee Promise: Northeast State ready for record-breaking class

Tennessee Promise: Northeast State ready for record-breaking class

July 2nd, 2015 11:07 am by Nathan Baker

Nearly all of the state's eligible students indicated on their student aid applications they were interested in receiving the new scholarship, but only a quarter have kept up with the deadlines and requirements to receive it.

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Cardinal Park misses 1st by 5 votes in national ballpark poll

Cardinal Park misses 1st by 5 votes in national ballpark poll

July 2nd, 2015 10:18 am by Staff Report

Johnson City's minor league ballpark just missed being voted the top in the country among rookie league baseball fields.

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