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Erwin National Fish Hatchery gets "permanent" funding

Erwin National Fish Hatchery gets "permanent" funding

May 11th, 2015 10:01 pm by Gary B. Gray

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander announced Monday a "permanent" funding fix for three regional trout hatcheries, including the Erwin National Fish Hatchery, in which the Tennessee Valley Authority will reimburse the facilities $1 million annually to stay in oper

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Should the Johnson City Power Board offer high-speed Internet?

Should the Johnson City Power Board offer high-speed Internet?

May 11th, 2015 10:07 am by Johnson City Press

Currently, local DSL and cable companies offer download speeds of up to 20 and 60 Mbps, respectively, but the upload speeds are often in the single-digits.

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Johnson City Press job fair to be held tomorrow

Johnson City Press job fair to be held tomorrow

May 11th, 2015 9:29 am by Staff Report

An event Tuesday aims to help hundreds of local people find new jobs or careers.

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Employees go unpaid at Kingsport solar glass maker

Employees go unpaid at Kingsport solar glass maker

May 7th, 2015 7:50 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Employees of a Kingsport glass making company are saying they have not been paid, with one employee saying some haven't been paid for weeks and even then some of the paychecks have bounced.

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Health systems set joint task force for merger talks

Health systems set joint task force for merger talks

May 7th, 2015 9:57 am by Nathan Baker

Setting designees for what will surely be a full slate of meetings in leather chairs at conference room tables, the leaders of Wellmont Health System and Mountain State Health Alliance announced Wednesday the makeup of a joint task force.

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TVA awaits federal decision on fuel made from nuclear weapons

TVA awaits federal decision on fuel made from nuclear weapons

May 6th, 2015 12:59 pm by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

The U.S. military appears to be backing off from its plans to produce plutonium fuel (MOX) for TVA nuclear plants derived from surplus bomb materials from America's nuclear arsenal.

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NFS on the ready: Emergency drill planned for Wednesday

NFS on the ready: Emergency drill planned for Wednesday

May 5th, 2015 9:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Nuclear Fuel Services will conduct a routine emergency preparedness exercise with local emergency response agencies today.

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White Duck Taco coming to Tweetsie Depot

White Duck Taco coming to Tweetsie Depot

May 5th, 2015 9:39 pm by Nathan Baker

It could be called deja vu all over again. Or a second course. Or a tasty second helping.

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New Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter looks to debut by end of June

New Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter looks to debut by end of June

May 5th, 2015 9:23 pm by Jessica Fuller

With the debut of the new animal shelter just a few weeks away, the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Control Board sorted through ideas for revealing the building's first appearance to the public.

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