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Ex-WJHL reporter's marijuana club raided in Alaska

Ex-WJHL reporter's marijuana club raided in Alaska

March 23rd, 2015 11:05 am by Staff Report

Charlo Greene gained notoriety when she quit her job on live TV in September with an expletive.

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Trial reset in Washington County vehicular homicide case

Trial reset in Washington County vehicular homicide case

March 23rd, 2015 10:43 am by Staff Report

Brandon Pickering was set to go on trial today on a vehicular homicide by intoxication charge for the May 10, 2012, crash that killed Britany Hankal.

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'Tis the season for sneezin'

'Tis the season for sneezin'

March 22nd, 2015 9:25 pm by Jessica Fuller

Friday was the long-awaited first day of spring as residents begin to replace scarves for shorts.But for many, it's time to break out the allergy medication.

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Meet your neighbor: FBI agent retires to Johnson City, writes book

Meet your neighbor: FBI agent retires to Johnson City, writes book

March 22nd, 2015 9:22 pm by Trey Williams

It doesn't bug Al Hamlett that he's no longer conducting the interviews, although he occasionally gets wired up enough while sharing memories to request the recorder be paused.

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New nonprofit program to educate, empower people with intellectual disabilities

New nonprofit program to educate, empower people with intellectual disabilities

March 22nd, 2015 9:17 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A new faith-based nonprofit program to provide individualized educational opportunities beyond high school for people in the Tri-Cities area with intellectual disabilities is conducting an online fundraising campaign to hire its first teacher.

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Police: Shoplifting leads to multiple charges for 2 Virgina women

Police: Shoplifting leads to multiple charges for 2 Virgina women

March 22nd, 2015 8:57 pm by Staff Report

Two Virginia women found themselves arrested on shoplifting and drug charges at JCPenney, 2011 N. Roan St., according to a Johnson City Police Department news release.

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Rally draws hundreds to support medical use of marijuana

Rally draws hundreds to support medical use of marijuana - VIDEO

March 21st, 2015 9:48 pm by Jessica Fuller

The intersection of University Parkway and State of Franklin Road was alive with cheers and neon signs decorated with phrases - and five-pointed leaves - Saturday afternoon as passersby honked and waved in support.

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100 Girls of Code receives hefty turnout for Johnson City session

100 Girls of Code receives hefty turnout for Johnson City session

March 21st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

Saturday served as a milestone for an initiative dedicated to inducting more women into the field of computer science.

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Building steam: Individual residential project showing success, while market performance stalling

Building steam: Individual residential project showing success, while market performance stalling

March 21st, 2015 9:39 pm by Nathan Baker

Though a group of residential developers in an up-and-coming section of Washington County are clamoring for more land on which they hope to expand their growing neighborhood, local housing market performance has been slow to recover from the crash of seve

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County's extended budget crunch may get shorter

County's extended budget crunch may get shorter

March 21st, 2015 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County's deadline for passing its annual budget is the third Monday in July, but good luck finding many involved in that process who say that actually happens on a regular basis.

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