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Tennessee open gun carry sponsor Van Huss moves for full House vote

Tennessee open gun carry sponsor Van Huss moves for full House vote

April 11th, 2014 2:06 pm by Associated Press

Republican Rep. Micah Van Huss of Jonesborough on Friday filed notice that he plans to make the unusual move on Monday.

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The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

April 11th, 2014 12:10 pm by Staff Reports

Miss something? The Buzz is here to fill you in on 10 essential news and sports stories that might have slipped past you.

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Bill would add nearly 8,000 acres of NE Tennessee land to protected wilderness in Cherokee National Forest

Bill would add nearly 8,000 acres of NE Tennessee land to protected wilderness in Cherokee National Forest

April 11th, 2014 10:33 am by Brad Hicks

Through it, 4,446 acres would be added to the Big Laurel Branch Wilderness area in Carter and Johnson counties. It would also add 2,922 acres to the Sampson Mountain Wilderness in Washington and Unicoi counties

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Jonesborough mayor leading giver to PAC

Jonesborough mayor leading giver to PAC

April 10th, 2014 9:03 pm by Gary B. Gray

Town of Jonesborough Mayor Kelly Wolfe is the largest single contributor to Washington County Citizens for Better Government, a local political action committee that recently singled out County Commissioner Mark Ferguson as being "Embarrassing" in a flyer

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Local pair sentenced in federal meth case

Local pair sentenced in federal meth case

April 10th, 2014 8:58 pm by Staff Reports

A woman from Mountain City and another from Boone, N.C., were among nearly two dozen people sentenced in a federal methamphetamine conspiracy case Wednesday.

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Color Run part of fun at annual Thirsty Orange

Color Run part of fun at annual Thirsty Orange

April 10th, 2014 8:44 pm by Tony Casey and Nathan Baker, Press Staff Writers

The Run For The Booty 5k color run will kick off a day of school-spirit-filled, beer-sampling fun Saturday.

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Washington County meth lab discoveries down in 1st quarter, sheriff says

Washington County meth lab discoveries down in 1st quarter, sheriff says

April 10th, 2014 5:11 pm by Staff Report

Two were investigated by Washington County Sheriff Office's investigators compared to 14 in 2013.

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UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

April 10th, 2014 1:22 pm by Becky Campbell

The victim of a robbery on the East Tennessee State University campus earlier this week was conducting a drug transaction when the holdup took place, police said.

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UPDATE: One charged, two suffer minor injuries in five-car crash

UPDATE: One charged, two suffer minor injuries in five-car crash

April 10th, 2014 12:34 pm by Tony Casey

Lieutenant Larry Williams of the Johnson City Police Department called a midday five-car accident on West Market Street on Thursday a "chain reaction."

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