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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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Fee dispute could end WJHL transmission for Dish Network subscribers

Fee dispute could end WJHL transmission for Dish Network subscribers

June 27th, 2013 4:48 pm by Madison Mathews

A fee dispute between Dish Network and WJHL-TV could leave viewers of the CBS affiliate in the dark if an agreement between both companies is not met.

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Northeast State on brink of largest capital project in Tenn. community college history

Northeast State on brink of largest capital project in Tenn. community college history

June 27th, 2013 9:15 am by RICK WAGNER - Kingsport Times-News

BLOUNTVILLE — Northeast State Community College is about to embark on a historic $35 million construction project.

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Wedding season begins to see larger ceremonies

Wedding season begins to see larger ceremonies

June 26th, 2013 8:38 am by Madison Mathews

After opting for smaller affairs over the last several years, brides and grooms are beginning to say “I do” to bigger ceremonies, according to local wedding business owners.

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Update: Tenn. attorney general delays sale of Unicoi Co. hospital

Update: Tenn. attorney general delays sale of Unicoi Co. hospital

June 25th, 2013 5:01 pm by Brad Hicks

Sale is pending to Mountain States Health Alliance after Attorney General reveals three concerns.

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