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Erwin Utilities getting into broadband business

Erwin Utilities getting into broadband business

October 14th, 2014 9:03 am by Brad Hicks

Erwin's governing body has given wings to Erwin Utilities' Fiber-to-the-Premise pilot project.

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WHO: 10,000 new Ebola cases per week could be seen

WHO: 10,000 new Ebola cases per week could be seen

October 14th, 2014 8:55 am by Associated Press

WHO increased its Ebola death toll tally to 4,447, nearly all of them in West Africa, and the group said the number of probable and suspected cases was 8,914.

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You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

October 14th, 2014 8:48 am by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election begins Wednesday at 9 a.m. Early voting runs from Oct. 15-Oct. 30 and includes federal, state and local elections.

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Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

October 14th, 2014 8:38 am by Associated Press

The winner "squashed" his competition, beating the runner-up by more than 300 pounds.

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Downtown microbrewery gets hopping at soft open

Downtown microbrewery gets hopping at soft open

October 13th, 2014 9:55 pm by Nathan Baker

The proprietors of Johnson City's newest microbrewery expected to give customers a frothy taste at an event last week, but what they uncapped was an unexpected blast of demand in the area.

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Lights go from grow houses to greenhouses

Lights go from grow houses to greenhouses

October 13th, 2014 9:45 pm by Brad Hicks

Items once used for criminal activity will now serve to benefit students across Unicoi County.

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Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

October 13th, 2014 9:38 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Constitution Party has seated candidates in roughly half the states nationwide for November's mid-term election, including Union City's Shaun Crowell, who is in the hunt for Tennessee's governorship.

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Keep on truckin': Unicoi begins discussions on regulating mobile food carts

Keep on truckin': Unicoi begins discussions on regulating mobile food carts

October 13th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

In response to the growing popularity and use of traveling food carts, the town of Unicoi began discussing possible rules and restrictions for where, when and how those carts could be established.

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2 killed as storms sweep across several states

2 killed as storms sweep across several states

October 13th, 2014 8:38 pm by Associated Press

A tornado that touched down near Ashdown, about 150 miles southwest of Little Rock, killed a man and injured his wife when their home was destroyed early Monday.

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About 70 hospital staffers cared for late Ebola patient

About 70 hospital staffers cared for late Ebola patient

October 13th, 2014 8:27 pm by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

The size of the medical team reflects the hospital's intense effort to save Thomas Duncan's life, but it also suggests that many other people could have been exposed to the virus during Duncan's time in an isolation unit.

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