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Bass Pro angles for Tri-Cities market

Bass Pro angles for Tri-Cities market

August 20th, 2014 10:48 pm by Nathan Baker

The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World grand opening event Wednesday evening at The Pinnacle, Bristol's newest major retail complex, had all the trappings of a three-ring circus.

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Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

August 20th, 2014 4:09 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's shares reached its previous split-adjusted peak of $100.72 in September 2012.

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Whether solo or with Mountain States, panel urges Wellmont to stay local

Whether solo or with Mountain States, panel urges Wellmont to stay local

August 18th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Four panelists appeared before a packed auditorium Monday evening at Kingsport's Center for Higher Education to implore a local health system to retain its local control, either by maintaining a physical presence in the region or by merging with its compe

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Community forum: Who will be Wellmont's partner?

Community forum: Who will be Wellmont's partner?

August 18th, 2014 9:02 am by Nathan Baker

As the private merger talks have progressed, rumors of the potential bidders have leaked into the public realm.

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Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

August 16th, 2014 10:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Outside the private merger talks conducted by Wellmont Health System's board of directors, much speculation surrounding the identities of the health care systems bidding for partnership in or control of the hospital system abounds.

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Red, white, blush could accompany red, white, blue on Election Day

Red, white, blush could accompany red, white, blue on Election Day

August 15th, 2014 9:21 pm by Nathan Baker

Residents of Johnson City and Elizabethton will join those of most other Northeast Tennessee municipalities in November in voting to decide whether wine can be sold in supermarkets, convenience stores and big-box retailers.

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Dona Eva's Meat Market and Mexican Deli, a true local butcher shop

Dona Eva's Meat Market and Mexican Deli, a true local butcher shop

August 15th, 2014 9:28 am by Mystery Diner

Being the Mystery Diner has its benefits, especially when it helps me educate my mind and my taste buds at the same time. I recently had the opportunity to do just that, accompanied by my dining partner, the Dieter and the redoubtable Carnivore.

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Mountain States leaders address merger rumors

Mountain States leaders address merger rumors

August 14th, 2014 5:39 pm by Nathan Baker

An open letter from Mountain States Health Alliance's leaders sent Thursday afternoon during a tempest of speculation centered on the future of the region's two health care systems underscores the system's opposition to the outside merger option, but stil

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UPDATE: Mountain States, Cigna sign network agreement after 2-year stalemate

UPDATE: Mountain States, Cigna sign network agreement after 2-year stalemate

August 13th, 2014 12:06 pm by Nathan Baker

After more than two years of being left out of the network, customers with Cigna insurance can once again receive care at Mountain States Health Alliance's facilities at in-network rates.

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ETSU prof hopes Oaks Castle becomes stronghold for local art

ETSU prof hopes Oaks Castle becomes stronghold for local art

August 12th, 2014 9:40 pm by Nathan Baker

A storied piece of Johnson City real estate is once again up for sale, and a local artist and associate professor hopes its next iteration will include a public arts center.

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