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Tri-Cities housing market matches pace with last year

Tri-Cities housing market matches pace with last year

April 21st, 2015 8:24 pm by Staff Report

After a freeze out in January, thawing markets in February and March helped push home sales in the Tri-Cities to normal levels in the first quarter of 2015.

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Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

April 21st, 2015 4:36 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City woman already incarcerated at the Washington County Detention Center received new shoplifting charges after investigators accused her of taking merchandise from a local clothing store.

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Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

April 21st, 2015 2:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town's governing board also agreed to form a committee to study how the town's prohibition of large trucks on narrow streets and elevated railroad crossings can be enforced.

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Licensing-restriction abortion bill headed to governor

Licensing-restriction abortion bill headed to governor

April 21st, 2015 1:15 pm by Associated Press

Legislation that would place licensing restrictions on abortion clinics is headed to the governor for his consideration.

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Nissan launches redesigned flagship sedan at Tenn. plant

Nissan launches redesigned flagship sedan at Tenn. plant

April 21st, 2015 1:05 pm by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

Nissan launched production Tuesday of the redesigned Maxima sedan at a ceremony at the Japanese automaker's sprawling Tennessee plant.

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Tennessee breaks tourism record in 2014

Tennessee breaks tourism record in 2014

April 21st, 2015 11:19 am by Staff Report

Tennessee passed an important tourism milestone in 2014, according to a consulting firm whose study shows more than 100 million visits to the Volunteers State last year.

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House easily passes bill to allow Johnson City to hike hotel-motel tax

House easily passes bill to allow Johnson City to hike hotel-motel tax

April 21st, 2015 9:35 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City Commissioners likely will impose a 2-percent tax increase on hotel and motel rates within the municipal limits following passage of a bill late Monday in the state House which allows that step.

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Professional football player delivers anti-bullying message to Carter County students

Professional football player delivers anti-bullying message to Carter County students

April 21st, 2015 9:22 am by John Thompson

After 24 years of delivering his anti-bullying message to students all over the country, Duane West remains passionate in trying to reach individual students.

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Police seek information on 2 shoplifters possibly involved in organized retail crime

Police seek information on 2 shoplifters possibly involved in organized retail crime

April 20th, 2015 10:09 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Police Department is looking for two people believed to be part of an organized retail theft group, a news release said.

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Elizabethton School Board narrows director candidates to 4

Elizabethton School Board narrows director candidates to 4

April 20th, 2015 9:46 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board narrowed its list of director of schools candidates to four during a workshop sessions Monday.

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