Johnson City Press Sunday, December 21, 2014
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Frontier Health CEO retires, successor named

Frontier Health CEO retires, successor named

November 10th, 2014 10:02 am by Contributed

CEO Charles E. Good plans to retire Jan. 2. Dr. Teresa Kidd will succeed him.

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Main Street Pizza hopes to bring home bacon at World Food Championships

Main Street Pizza hopes to bring home bacon at World Food Championships

November 9th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Main Street Pizza Company owner Jamie Dove is looking to make it sizzle in the bacon category at the World Food Championships in Las Vegas after taking home the Golden Skillet at the Tri-Cities Bacon Fest in late August.

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TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

November 7th, 2014 5:07 pm by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

TVA President Bill Johnson, already the highest-paid federal employee in America, will be eligible to boost his cash compensation by more than $1 million this year.

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Farmers market, Tweetsie rules to be discussed at commission meeting

Farmers market, Tweetsie rules to be discussed at commission meeting

November 5th, 2014 9:14 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners finally will review a bid tonight for construction of the new downtown farmers market, or "downtown pavilion" - a moniker given the building in mid-stride to better reflect its eclectic purpose.

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US stocks slide as oil's slump hits energy stocks

US stocks slide as oil's slump hits energy stocks

November 4th, 2014 1:42 pm by STEVE ROTHWELL, AP Markets Writer

Stocks slid on Tuesday, led by a drop in energy stocks as oil continued to fall. Investors were also disappointed by earnings outlooks from companies including Priceline and Michael Kors.

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Judge tosses first suit aimed at stymieing Model Mill construction

Judge tosses first suit aimed at stymieing Model Mill construction

November 3rd, 2014 9:51 pm by Nathan Baker

Mootness and a missed deadline dismantled the first of a pair of lawsuits aimed at hindering the demolition and development of a century-old flour mill in Johnson City.

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Hyundai-Kia to pay US $100M for overstating mpg on 1.2M vehicles

Hyundai-Kia to pay US $100M for overstating mpg on 1.2M vehicles

November 3rd, 2014 12:55 pm by TOM KRISHER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The payment could also serve as a precedent for other automakers who overstate mileage in violation of the Clean Air Act.

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Nissan, Honda, Chrysler report US sales increases

Nissan, Honda, Chrysler report US sales increases

November 3rd, 2014 9:16 am by TOM KRISHER and DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writers

Chrysler said its U.S. sales rose 22 percent to 170,480 for its best October since 2001, while both Nissan and Honda posted their best October ever.

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Digital upgrade means new hardware for Charter customers

Digital upgrade means new hardware for Charter customers

November 2nd, 2014 8:55 pm by Nathan Baker

As per the thousands of notices sent to homes in the Tri-Cities last month, changes in the Charter Communications cable television signal will now mean another piece of required equipment, even for customers receiving only basic cable.

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Downtown Johnson City developers look west for future of business

Downtown Johnson City developers look west for future of business

November 2nd, 2014 8:27 pm by Nathan Baker

Restaurants and retail, trendy apartments and public parks - Johnson City's emerging downtown has undergone rapid growth and transformation during the last decade.

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