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Update: Wellmont announces concerns over legality of UCMH process

Update: Wellmont announces concerns over legality of UCMH process

July 16th, 2013 9:40 am by Brad Hicks

Wellmont officials said the process for selecting proposals for the sale of UCMH did not meet legal requirements and that they will not be participating in the open meeting Thursday.

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MSHA extends another $1M credit to Unicoi County Memorial Hospital

MSHA extends another $1M credit to Unicoi County Memorial Hospital

July 16th, 2013 9:08 am by Kayla Carter

Mountain States Health Alliance will fund Unicoi County Memorial Hospital an additional $1 million, which brings the MSHA line of credit cost total to $3 million.

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Mattress manufacturer relocates to former Giant warehouse in downtown Johnson City

Mattress manufacturer relocates to former Giant warehouse in downtown Johnson City

July 10th, 2013 9:48 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

BedInABox.com's move could bring up to 50 new jobs to downtown Johnson City.

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Glass on: ETSU professor one of few to receive new Google Glass device for testing

Glass on: ETSU professor one of few to receive new Google Glass device for testing - VIDEO

July 10th, 2013 3:30 pm by Rex Barber

Google Glass is a wearable computer with an optical, head-mounted display. It was demonstrated by Dr. Martin Olsen at ETSU Wednesday morning. This is one of only 8,000 such devices available for testing right now.

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Festival means business for Jonesborough shops

Festival means business for Jonesborough shops

July 5th, 2013 10:24 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Jonesborough shops and restaurants were doing brisk business hours in advance of Friday night’s kickoff of the annual Jonesborough Days celebration as a break in the weather brought a crowd to town early.

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June U.S. labor report raises hopes for a stronger economy in second half of 2013

June U.S. labor report raises hopes for a stronger economy in second half of 2013

July 5th, 2013 8:51 am by Associated Press

U.S. employers added a robust 195,000 jobs in June and many more in April and May than previously thought.

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New EDC associate to bring GIS knowledge

New EDC associate to bring GIS knowledge

June 29th, 2013 10:20 pm by Madison Mathews

The Washington County Economic Development Council has a new face in the form of Tania Zeisler, who has been brought on board as the organization’s first research associate.

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EDC Council’s action plan for county looks to take advantage of opportunities

EDC Council’s action plan for county looks to take advantage of opportunities

June 29th, 2013 9:53 pm by Madison Mathews

The future success of Washington County looks bright, and the Washington County Economic Development Council has created an action plan dedicated to seeing the area grow and develop.

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U.S. and Tennessee reach agreement with King Pharmaceuticals to resolve Clean Air Act Violation Allegations

U.S. and Tennessee reach agreement with King Pharmaceuticals to resolve Clean Air Act Violation Allegations

June 28th, 2013 5:09 pm by Staff report

King Pharmaceuticals LLC has agreed to pay $2.2 million and comply with the Clean Air Act to resolve a complaint filed by federal prosecutors over emissions from its Bristol, Tenn., facility.

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Unwanted phones removed from ETSU dorms

Unwanted phones removed from ETSU dorms

June 28th, 2013 11:28 am by Rex Barber

Less than 1 percent of the roughly 1,800 phones in student dormitories at East Tennessee State University were in use this past school year, and those unwanted land lines have been removed, according to the school’s housing director.

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