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Lehman Brothers suing Wellmont for $21 million

Lehman Brothers suing Wellmont for $21 million

December 8th, 2013 12:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Regional health care provider Wellmont Health Systems has been named in the latest lawsuit filed by the left-behind pieces of financial services firm Lehman Brothers in an attempt to recover a portion of its soured portfolio.

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Mystery Diner: Brunch at Bonefish Grill makes for a civilized Sunday

Mystery Diner: Brunch at Bonefish Grill makes for a civilized Sunday

December 6th, 2013 5:42 pm by Mystery Diner

Bonefish Grill, 1902 N. Roan St. in Johnson City serves Sunday brunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

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DISH drama: First WJHL, now WCYB blackout looms

DISH drama: First WJHL, now WCYB blackout looms

December 6th, 2013 8:51 am by Nathan Baker

Less than a month after the conclusion of a six-week disruption of 18 broadcast television signals across the Southeast owned by Media General, including Johnson City’s WJHL, two other local stations could go dark on DISH.

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Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

December 5th, 2013 10:19 am by Nathan Baker

Two years after opening in a strip mall between Johnson City and Jonesborough, chain restaurant Fatz Cafe has closed its doors permanently.

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Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

December 5th, 2013 10:14 am by Nathan Baker

Paragon Diner opened Nov. 19 in the building formerly occupied by Atlanta Bread Company on Franklin Terrace Court, in view of the well-trafficked State of Franklin Road corridor, and has slowly rolled out business to perfect operations, the restaurant's o

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Dish, WCYB in negotiations as Dec. 8 deadline looms

Dish, WCYB in negotiations as Dec. 8 deadline looms

December 4th, 2013 9:32 pm by Hank Hayes - NET News Service

The parent company of NBC-affiliate WCYB TV-5 and Fox Tri-Cities Channel 39 WEMT announced Wednesday it is in “good-faith negotiations” with DISH Network to ensure continued service of its local programming.

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Deal would designate WCEDC as area’s sole ‘economic arm’

Deal would designate WCEDC as area’s sole ‘economic arm’

December 4th, 2013 9:29 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners tonight will consider an intergovernmental agreement that, if signed by each entity, would designate the Washington County Economic Development Council the area’s sole economic development arm.

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Off the Wall News: Surprise! Here comes a sex toy (or maybe just socks)

Off the Wall News: Surprise! Here comes a sex toy (or maybe just socks)

December 4th, 2013 4:21 pm by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

What do these things have in common? They're the gifts that keep on giving — about every month.

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November employment: U.S. businesses added most jobs in year

November employment: U.S. businesses added most jobs in year

December 4th, 2013 11:35 am by Associated Press

Stocks edged higher on Wednesday as investors weighed a pair of economic reports and the outlook for the Federal Reserve's economic stimulus program.

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Root rot spoiling many N.C. Christmas trees, but local tree lots untouched

Root rot spoiling many N.C. Christmas trees, but local tree lots untouched

December 3rd, 2013 9:35 pm by Tony Casey

Tree farmers in western North Carolina are finding something a lot less pleasant than presents underneath their Christmas Trees this season.

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