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Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

February 20th, 2014 12:24 pm by Nathan Baker

After years of debate and false starts in the state capitol, it looks as if Tennessee's grocery stores will soon be allowed to sell wine.

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Jonesborough planners grant approval for farm winery

Jonesborough planners grant approval for farm winery

February 19th, 2014 11:04 am by Max Hrenda

Storybrook Farm looking to make, sell wine made from fruits grown on the property.

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After union defeat at Tennessee Volkswagen plant, can and will the GOP fulfill its jobs promise?

After union defeat at Tennessee Volkswagen plant, can and will the GOP fulfill its jobs promise?

February 17th, 2014 1:28 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG and TOM KRISHER, Associated Press

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker all but guaranteed the German automaker would announce within two weeks of a union rejection that it would build a new midsized sport utility vehicle at its only U.S. factory instead of sending the work to Mexico.

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After workers reject union, Tennessee officials ready to talk SUV incentives with Volkswagen

After workers reject union, Tennessee officials ready to talk SUV incentives with Volkswagen

February 16th, 2014 8:44 pm by By Mike Pare and Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Gov. Bill Haslam said he hopes to start discussions as early as this week with Volkswagen about a new incentive package to help the manufacturer settle on the Chattanooga plant to produce a new line of SUVs.

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Home and Garden Show features something for do-it-yourselfers, leave-it-aloners alike

Home and Garden Show features something for do-it-yourselfers, leave-it-aloners alike - VIDEO

February 15th, 2014 9:47 pm by Tony Casey

The 45th Annual Home Sweet Home & Garden Show, put on by the Johnson City Area Home Builders Association at the Freedom Hall Civic Center, features displays and booths from about 80 vendors.

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After prolonged doughnut drought, area now rich with shops

After prolonged doughnut drought, area now rich with shops

February 15th, 2014 9:11 pm by Tony Casey

A few years ago, someone in Johnson City would be hard-pressed to find a coffee spot with a fresh doughnut. Oh, how things change. Now there are almost a half-dozen donut shops for breakfast eaters to get their sweet fix.

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VW workers at Tennessee plant reject union

VW workers at Tennessee plant reject union

February 14th, 2014 10:41 pm by Erik Schelzig and Tom Krisher, Associated Press

Workers at a Volkswagen factory in Tennessee have voted against union representation, a devastating loss that derails the United Auto Workers union's effort to organize Southern factories.

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Supermarket wine bill zips past House panel

Supermarket wine bill zips past House panel

February 11th, 2014 9:09 pm by Nathan Baker

A bill aiming to allow wine to be sold in supermarkets and convenience stores across the state continued its buoyant rise through the state capital Tuesday, garnering quick approval by the House Finance, Ways & Means Committee.

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Eastman Credit Union donates $250K to ETSU fine arts center effort

Eastman Credit Union donates $250K to ETSU fine arts center effort

February 11th, 2014 2:52 pm by Nathan Baker

?Two university presidents, community leaders and financial board members were on hand Tuesday at the Market Corner branch of Eastman Credit Union on State of Franklin Road to announce a $250,000 donation from the regional banking institution to East Tenn

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Weather cancels flights at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

Weather cancels flights at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

February 11th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Flights from the Tri-Cities Regional Airport were cancelled this morning ahead of a winter storm expected to ravage the Southeast Tuesday.

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