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MSHA to eliminate 161 positions in 90 days

MSHA to eliminate 161 positions in 90 days

January 15th, 2014 1:11 pm by Nathan Baker

One of the Tri-Cities’ largest employers announced plans to eliminate 161 occupied and vacant positions Wednesday, pointing to decreasing revenues attributed to recent health care reform efforts.

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New barbecue restaurant coming to Johnson City shopping center

New barbecue restaurant coming to Johnson City shopping center

January 15th, 2014 9:03 am by Nathan Baker

Dickey's Barbecue Pit aims to bring a Texas twang to the local dining landscape.

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‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

January 13th, 2014 9:31 pm by Tony Casey

At Monday afternoon’s announcement of Tweetsie Trail fundraiser “Dine Around,” trail Task Force Chairman Dr. Dan Schumaier gave all involved parties a chance to talk about the trail. One word kept resurfacing: excitement.

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Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

January 13th, 2014 9:16 pm by Nathan Baker

A proposed apartment complex on the site of a defunct flour mill will offer options for student renters, a revelation that some nearby residents weren’t exactly happy to hear.

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Wellmont to explore options for the future, possible affiliation with another system

Wellmont to explore options for the future, possible affiliation with another system

January 9th, 2014 10:38 am by Nathan Baker

Wellmont Health System CEO Denny DeNarvaez and board of directors Chairman Buddy Scott said Thursday that the board has begun a process to evaluate the possibility of aligning with another health system.

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TVA region sets single-day record for electric use

TVA region sets single-day record for electric use

January 9th, 2014 10:00 am by AP

The TVA says it supplied a total of 703 gigawatt-hours of electricity over 24 hours on Tuesday amid a wave of arctic weather.

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New downtown business offers music, coffee

New downtown business offers music, coffee

January 9th, 2014 8:44 am by Nathan Baker

Teri Dosher opened the Willow Tree Coffeehouse and Music Room last week at 216 E. Main St., achieving a dream she’s been envisioning for years.

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Vonderfecht to be named 2014 Foundation Spirit Award winner

Vonderfecht to be named 2014 Foundation Spirit Award winner

January 8th, 2014 11:14 am by Staff Report

Annual award given to a person "who has passion for his or her community, is recognized as a leader in the region, is highly respected among peers and has demonstrated support for Mountain States Health Alliance’s mission while giving unselfishly of his o

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ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

January 8th, 2014 9:06 am by Staff Report

Dr. Robert T. Means Jr., who is board certified in internal medicine and hematology, comes to ETSU from the University of Kentucky.

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Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

January 7th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Charter Communications customers watching as DISH network subscribers endure their second consecutive blackout of local broadcast stations could soon be lamenting the loss of one of their own channels.

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