Johnson City Press Monday, November 24, 2014
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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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Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough

Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough - VIDEO

November 1st, 2014 10:49 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite the influx of wintry weather the region received Friday night and Saturday morning, staffers of Jonesborough's newest grocery store said it didn't deter a "steady stream" of customers throughout the day.

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Beer battle: Deli owner wants Unicoi Co. to change distance requirement

Beer battle: Deli owner wants Unicoi Co. to change distance requirement

October 31st, 2014 9:56 am by Brad Hicks

Just down the road a bit from the store is Limestone Cove First United Methodist Church.

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CenturyLink Internet outage affecting Tennessee customers

CenturyLink Internet outage affecting Tennessee customers

October 30th, 2014 4:24 pm by Staff Report

A cut in fiber optic lines caused Internet and phone troubles for some customers.

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