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Investment, development on tap for Johnson City, Washington County

Investment, development on tap for Johnson City, Washington County

January 1st, 2014 11:00 pm by Nathan Baker

After years of economic slump, Johnson City and Washington County could see an uptick in building and capital investment in 2014.

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TVA expected to offer incentives to cut staff, expenses in 2014

TVA expected to offer incentives to cut staff, expenses in 2014

December 27th, 2013 12:03 pm by Dave Flessner, Times Free Press

In a meeting with TVA employees earlier this month, TVA President Bill Johnson hinted that the agency will ask for voluntary resignations and retirements, probably in January, in selected organizations at TVA.

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The big return begins

The big return begins

December 26th, 2013 9:17 am by Nathan Baker

Starting today, millions of Americans are expected to make a despondent walk of shame to return defective or unwanted items to retailers.

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Stations return to DISH remains up in air

Stations return to DISH remains up in air

December 21st, 2013 9:14 pm by Nathan Baker

A blackout of two local broadcast stations on DISH network entered its third week today as the satellite television provider and the media company wrangle over a deal for the rights to air the feeds.

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Industrial site sales could bring 200 jobs

Industrial site sales could bring 200 jobs

December 20th, 2013 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

Two manufacturers are considering vacant industrial facilities in Washington County, and could soon bring more than 200 jobs and millions of dollars of new tax revenue to the local economy.

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Development group looks to Jonesborough for higher contribution

Development group looks to Jonesborough for higher contribution

December 20th, 2013 10:23 am by Nathan Baker

The role of Tennessee’s oldest town in shaping economic development in Washington County and the contribution it makes to those efforts was questioned Thursday at a meeting of the soon-to-be authorized organization overseeing growth in the county.

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Council building Young Farm marketing plan

Council building Young Farm marketing plan

December 20th, 2013 10:02 am by Nathan Baker

An industry expert will look at the site of a planned 100-acre commercial and retail development in Boones Creek to determine the types and sizes of stores that could someday move there.

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What to do if you shopped at Target between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15

What to do if you shopped at Target between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15

December 19th, 2013 1:55 pm by BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer

Here are some answers to the most common questions about the theft of credit and debit card information.

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Leaders expect new hotel to transform Bristol's downtown

Leaders expect new hotel to transform Bristol's downtown

December 19th, 2013 1:25 pm by Staff Report

Bristol, Va., officials and developers announced a hotel project Thursday that they hope will transform the 800 block of State Street in the city's downtown into a "destination hospitality complex."

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Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

December 19th, 2013 10:43 am by Michael Cass, The Tennessean

Bill got tied up in a House committee in the 2013 legislative session by a single vote — that of Rep. Matthew Hill (R-Jonesborough)

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