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Johnson City asks for equal funds to combat firefighting woes

Johnson City asks for equal funds to combat firefighting woes

December 9th, 2014 10:46 pm by Gary B. Gray

City Manager Pete Peterson has requested Washington County restore to Johnson City a more than $100,000 annual appropriation to the city's fire department -- the only department among nine currently not funded.

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Boones Creek students bring science to life

Boones Creek students bring science to life

December 9th, 2014 10:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

It's alive!Science, that is.

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Historic Johnson City depot to be transformed into new brewery

Historic Johnson City depot to be transformed into new brewery

December 9th, 2014 10:24 pm by Nathan Baker

Developers are trying to hold it back, but information about a new downtown project is spilling out like foam from a freshly poured pilsner.

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Few campus sex assaults reported to police

Few campus sex assaults reported to police

December 9th, 2014 10:14 pm by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

Only a fraction of campus sexual assault victims go to police. Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college handle it - or don't report it at all.

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Government: Gas to average $2.60 next year

Government: Gas to average $2.60 next year

December 9th, 2014 10:08 pm by The Associated Press

The Energy Department again slashed its prediction for next year's average price of gasoline across the U.S., this time to $2.60 a gallon. That would be 23 percent below this year's projected average and the lowest full-year average since 2009.

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KPD: Flash drive reveals child sex abuse

KPD: Flash drive reveals child sex abuse

December 9th, 2014 5:04 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested after the alleged discovery of a video that shows him engaging in sexual activity with a boy who is less than 3-years-old.

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Diesel spills into Kingsport creek

Diesel spills into Kingsport creek

December 9th, 2014 5:02 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The EPA was called in.

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Updated: East Holston fire claims reptiles, tarantula but no people

Updated: East Holston fire claims reptiles, tarantula but no people

December 9th, 2014 4:30 pm by Max Hrenda

Around 6:31 a.m. Tuesday, firefighters from Johnson City Fire Department Station 3 arrived at 222 E. Holston Ave. after flames had begun to consume the house's second-story apartment.

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Panthers' Cam Newton in hospital after car crash

Panthers' Cam Newton in hospital after car crash

December 9th, 2014 2:54 pm by TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was undergoing tests and will spend the night in the hospital after being involved in a two-vehicle crash not far from the team's stadium in Charlotte, the team said Tuesday.

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Suspicious fire guts house near Kingsport

Suspicious fire guts house near Kingsport

December 9th, 2014 1:29 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

About 11:30 p.m., law enforcement and fire personnel responded to 105 Bridwell Heights Road, just off Memorial Boulevard.

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