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Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

August 30th, 2014 1:09 pm by Associated Press

Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and sent smoke through the roof.

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Unicoi County Schools program ready to grow after donation

Unicoi County Schools program ready to grow after donation

August 30th, 2014 7:49 am by Brad Hicks

With the necessary facilities now in hand, Unicoi County Schools students should soon reap what their peers in the county high school's vocational agriculture program sow.

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Many new faces take oath in Carter

Many new faces take oath in Carter

August 30th, 2014 7:45 am by John Thompson

There were lots of winners in the Carter County Courthouse on Friday afternoon.

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High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

August 29th, 2014 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

The state has given Erwin Utilities the go-ahead to proceed with its planned Fiber-to-the-Premise pilot project.

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Stand Down event looks to stand up for homeless vets

Stand Down event looks to stand up for homeless vets

August 29th, 2014 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home and 50 community, state and federal resource agencies will provide a stand down for veterans in the hospital's three-state service area Friday at Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church in downtown John

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Judge hears health advocacy groups' lawsuit

Judge hears health advocacy groups' lawsuit

August 29th, 2014 9:08 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A federal judge said Friday that he plans to rule as early as next week on a lawsuit accusing the state of failing to provide certain services required by the federal health care law.

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Legislature divided on Haslam's Medicaid expansion push

Legislature divided on Haslam's Medicaid expansion push

August 29th, 2014 9:05 pm by Nate Rau, The Tennessean

Republican leaders expressed pessimism on Friday that any plan crafted by Gov. Bill Haslam's administration to expand Medicaid in Tennessee could win legislative approval.

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Go Tri

Go Tri

August 29th, 2014 6:30 pm by Staff Report

Fall Splendor photos wanted.

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Manhunt on for sex offender accused of assaulting 2 Bristol, Va., cops

Manhunt on for sex offender accused of assaulting 2 Bristol, Va., cops

August 29th, 2014 4:31 pm by Staff Report

The incident happened at the state probation office.

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Update: Deputies say man assaulted niece after dispute over cellphone

Update: Deputies say man assaulted niece after dispute over cellphone

August 29th, 2014 3:00 pm by Max Hrenda

Deputies said a Telford man was arrested after his niece told them he choked and beat her because of a disagreement involving a cellphone.

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