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Group asks court to halt development on Nolichucky pipeline project

Group asks court to halt development on Nolichucky pipeline project

November 4th, 2014 11:31 am by Staff Report

A group of residents have asked a judge to issue a temporary injunction to stop development on the extraction pipeline on the Nolichucky River.

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Figures show early voting numbers down across Tri-Cities

Figures show early voting numbers down across Tri-Cities

November 3rd, 2014 9:56 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting tallies for today's general election are in, and Washington, Unicoi, Carter and Sullivan counties all are reporting markedly lower totals than the 2010 election, the last comparable political contest.

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Judge tosses first suit aimed at stymieing Model Mill construction

Judge tosses first suit aimed at stymieing Model Mill construction

November 3rd, 2014 9:51 pm by Nathan Baker

Mootness and a missed deadline dismantled the first of a pair of lawsuits aimed at hindering the demolition and development of a century-old flour mill in Johnson City.

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Trial date for remaining "Facebook murder" defendants may face delay

Trial date for remaining "Facebook murder" defendants may face delay

November 3rd, 2014 9:26 pm by Becky Campbell

The January murder trial for three defendants in the so-called Facebook murders in Johnson County could be derailed if defense attorneys cannot locate a forensic linguistic expert by then to rebut a state expert.

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Student safety concerns prompt Unicoi County schools to cancel classes on election day

Student safety concerns prompt Unicoi County schools to cancel classes on election day

November 3rd, 2014 9:17 pm by Brad Hicks

An issue that caused concern among some members of the Unicoi County Election Commission earlier this year will not present itself in Tuesday's general election.

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Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

November 3rd, 2014 9:03 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

Incumbent Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam promised continued improvement in economic development and education as he asked supporters for four more years in office during a rally at Tri-City Aviation on Monday.

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1 arrested in trick-or-treaters' hit-and-run deaths

1 arrested in trick-or-treaters' hit-and-run deaths

November 3rd, 2014 2:52 pm by AMY TAXIN, Associated Press

The girls were struck as they crossed a street in a marked crosswalk. The vehicle that hit them made no attempt to stop.

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Hyundai-Kia to pay US $100M for overstating mpg on 1.2M vehicles

Hyundai-Kia to pay US $100M for overstating mpg on 1.2M vehicles

November 3rd, 2014 12:55 pm by TOM KRISHER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The payment could also serve as a precedent for other automakers who overstate mileage in violation of the Clean Air Act.

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Roan Mountain house struck by arsonists twice in days

Roan Mountain house struck by arsonists twice in days

November 3rd, 2014 11:23 am by John Thompson

The beds had been burned in all three bedrooms. A chair in the living room and a table in the dining room were also burned.

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Elizabethon's band gracious in winning second place in state

Elizabethon's band gracious in winning second place in state

November 3rd, 2014 10:53 am by John Thompson

Hannah Manuel was named the best drum major in Division II state competition.

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