Johnson City Press Thursday, May 28, 2015
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New food store caters to downtown residents

New food store caters to downtown residents

May 4th, 2015 9:58 pm by Nathan Baker

Recent growth in downtown Johnson City left new residents there hungry, and John Campbell and John Jimeson hope to feed them.

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Sound Off: What are your questions about the Mountain States/Wellmont merger?

Sound Off: What are your questions about the Mountain States/Wellmont merger?

May 4th, 2015 2:28 pm by Johnson City Press

State officials will be able to hear from citizens who might have concerns and reservations about the merger. It will be the unenviable duty of the two systems to inform and educate the public about the deal.

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Power Board exploring wireless Internet technology

Power Board exploring wireless Internet technology

May 3rd, 2015 12:35 am by Nathan Baker

A new wire-free technology could allow the Johnson City Power Board to join other utilities in offering high-speed Internet service to customers without the expense of installing miles and miles of fiber optic cable.

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Chamber still working to dissolve agreement for mill property

Chamber still working to dissolve agreement for mill property

May 1st, 2015 4:56 pm by Nathan Baker

More than three weeks after a deal to sell the century-old Model Mill soured, the Johnson City Washington County Chamber of Commerce is still awaiting the final papers voiding agreement, Chamber CEO Gary Mabrey said Friday.

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Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changes

Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changes

May 1st, 2015 12:10 pm by David A. Lieb, Associated Press

A total of 50 hospitals in the rural U.S. have closed since 2010, and the pace has been accelerating, with more closures in the past two years than in the previous 10 years combined.

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Tennessee clinks a glass to craft beer month

Tennessee clinks a glass to craft beer month

May 1st, 2015 10:06 am by Tony Casey

The climate for producers of craft beer in Tennessee appears to be getting better.

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Lee County completes purchase of hospital from Wellmont

Lee County completes purchase of hospital from Wellmont

May 1st, 2015 9:38 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Lee County Hospital Authority is aiming to open up at least a portion of the former Lee Regional Medical Center by mid-November after the acquisition of the building was completed on Thursday.

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Downtown Johnson City gets a whole new Label (Restaurant, that is)

May 1st, 2015 9:17 am by Mystery Diner

Restaurateur Rafael Zabala continues to impress. As downtown Johnson City continues to grow, his One12 Downtown, cornerstone of the nightclub scene, has been remade as Label Restaurant.

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Holston Valley patient info found in Bristol recycling bin

Holston Valley patient info found in Bristol recycling bin

April 30th, 2015 10:15 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

Wellmont said the patients "were likely not" identity theft victims.

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Police: Man seen burglarizing vacant Model Mill building in Johnson City

Police: Man seen burglarizing vacant Model Mill building in Johnson City

April 30th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Police say they found him a short distance away as he tried to sell the stolen property at another business.

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