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Young U.S. marijuana industry growing political influence

Young U.S. marijuana industry growing political influence

September 29th, 2014 1:13 pm by Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press

The entrepreneurs of the young U.S. marijuana industry are taking another step into the mainstream, becoming political donors who use some of their profits to support cannabis-friendly candidates and ballot questions that could bring legal pot to more sta

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Piece of my heart: JC man becomes first in Tenn. to receive world's smallest pacemaker

Piece of my heart: JC man becomes first in Tenn. to receive world's smallest pacemaker

September 27th, 2014 11:48 pm by Max Hrenda

In addition to becoming the first man in Tennessee to undergo a new cardiovascular surgery, a Vanderbilt University doctor said Joseph Nelson may have also become the first to receive the next standard in pacemaking technology.

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Health care providers prepare to put records online

Health care providers prepare to put records online

September 26th, 2014 11:21 pm by Becky Campbell

Patients with Quillen ETSU Physicians, like those from several other area medical groups, will soon be able to access their medical records online.

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In the mood for seafood? Find it at Johnson City's Harbor House

In the mood for seafood? Find it at Johnson City's Harbor House

September 26th, 2014 9:23 am by Mystery Diner

Lately, my friend the Carnivore has been on a seafood kick. Offer him the choice between steak or fish and the fish will get the nod more often than you might imagine.

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Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

September 24th, 2014 8:57 pm by Brad Hicks

Several of Erwin's eatery owners are interested in taking advantage of the new-look downtown by offering patrons a sidewalk dining experience, and town officials are looking at ways to accommodate this.

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Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

September 24th, 2014 4:43 pm by Staff Report

Academy Sports + Outdoors will offer casual and athletic footwear and apparel, team sports and golf products along with hunting, fishing and camping equipment and gear.

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UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

September 24th, 2014 1:13 pm by Gary B. Gray

All Johnson City Power Board customers will be seeing a roughly 1.6-percent increase in their electric rates beginning Oct.1 - the equivalent of a roughly $2 per month increase on energy bills.

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'Hammer' time: Military leader discusses leadership at MSHA forum

'Hammer' time: Military leader discusses leadership at MSHA forum

September 23rd, 2014 10:22 pm by Tony Casey

Maj. Gen. Scott "Hammer" Hartsell spoke with Mountain States Health Alliance's managers and leaders about the role they play in inspiring workers at an annual leadership forum.

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Chattanooga candy maker closing its doors

Chattanooga candy maker closing its doors

September 22nd, 2014 11:37 am by Mike Pare, The Times Free Press

Ferrara Candy Co. is closing its Chattanooga production plant by the end of the year and laying off all of its manufacturing employees, the company announced today.

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Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

September 19th, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

The Main Street Pizza Company's Jamie Dove said the recent loss of Scratch Brick Oven's owner John Wrestler is rightfully shocking for all who knew him.

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