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Haslam Medicaid plan faces long odds in House committee

Haslam Medicaid plan faces long odds in House committee

January 28th, 2015 10:13 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

A House committee stacked with conservative lawmakers could bury Gov. Bill Haslam's controversial health care plan early in next week's special session.

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Downtown denied as liquor store location in Erwin planners' recommendation

Downtown denied as liquor store location in Erwin planners' recommendation

January 28th, 2015 10:06 pm by Max Hrenda

The town of Erwin may have taken one step closer to the establishment of retail package stores inside its limits, but those limits might not extend into its downtown area.

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Women encouraged to get involved at ETSU women's issues talk

Women encouraged to get involved at ETSU women's issues talk

January 28th, 2015 6:53 pm by Tony Casey

Washington County Commissioner and public health professor Katie Baker and Donna Noland, a women's health nurse practitioner and the first lady of ETSU, spoke about ways to improve the quality of life for all Tennesseans at the school's Women on Wednesday

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Nurse allegedly steals meds from MSHA hospital in Kingsport

Nurse allegedly steals meds from MSHA hospital in Kingsport

January 28th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A registered nurse with a history of stealing drugs from Tennessee hospitals now faces 61 counts of obtaining narcotics by fraud, stemming from his employment at Indian Path Medical Center.

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Sullivan Co. residents say build 2 new high schools, turn 4 into middle schools

Sullivan Co. residents say build 2 new high schools, turn 4 into middle schools

January 28th, 2015 11:25 am by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

A slew of existing middle schools would close.

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Utah family dead in murder-suicide feared apocalypse

Utah family dead in murder-suicide feared apocalypse

January 28th, 2015 11:01 am by Associated Press

A Utah couple and their three children who were found dead in their home last fall overdosed on drugs after the parents told friends and family they were worried about the apocalypse, authorities said Tuesday.

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Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

January 28th, 2015 9:58 am by Becky Campbell

Luke Story, a full-time firefighter at the Jonesborough Fire Department, died after a five-month battle with stage IV pancreatic cancer Saturday afternoon.

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Elizabethton, Sycamore Shoals to be able to better protect documents

Elizabethton, Sycamore Shoals to be able to better protect documents

January 28th, 2015 9:29 am by John Thompson

Some of the earliest records of the region and some of the city of Elizabethton's records will be a bit safer, thanks to the Archive Development Program of the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

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Unicoi County Commission to seek grant for waterline to park

Unicoi County Commission to seek grant for waterline to park

January 28th, 2015 9:25 am by Brad Hicks

A proposed project to bring an important amenity to the state park at Rocky Fork - and one that could also serve some residents living in proximity of the park - could receive some financial assistance from Unicoi County.

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