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Mentoring Marathon to become Tri-Cities' first 26.2-mile race

Mentoring Marathon to become Tri-Cities' first 26.2-mile race

February 27th, 2014 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

For years, the Tri-Cities area has provided a wealth of many different themes, causes and distances for road races, all except for one - the 26.2-mile, or marathon, distance.

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Eldridge called out on bill stance

Eldridge called out on bill stance

February 27th, 2014 9:28 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Commissioner Roger Nave said this week that Gray residents "feel they have been betrayed" by County Mayor Dan Eldridge's opposition to fast-moving state legislation that would let people decide for themselves whether they want to be anne

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Families' tension earns judge's warning in case

Families' tension earns judge's warning in case

February 27th, 2014 9:17 pm by Becky Campbell

Tension between two families on opposite sides of a murder case ran high again prior to a hearing Thursday in the criminal case that has connected them forever.

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Car winds up on top in town of Watauga

Car winds up on top in town of Watauga

February 27th, 2014 5:42 pm by Staff Report

The crash occurred not for from the fire hall and City Hall around 2 p.m.

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Drones spying on fisherman? Tennessee's Senate says no can do

Drones spying on fisherman? Tennessee's Senate says no can do

February 27th, 2014 2:24 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that would prohibit the use of drones to conduct video surveillance of outdoorsmen in Tennessee without their permission has passed the Senate.

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Ukraine crisis deepens as Russia scrambles jets

Ukraine crisis deepens as Russia scrambles jets

February 27th, 2014 2:15 pm by DALTON BENNETT and KARL RITTER, Associated Press

Russia scrambled fighter jets to patrol its border and reportedly gave shelter to Ukraine's fugitive president as gunmen stormed government buildings in the strategic Crimea region and raised a Russian flag over the regional parliament Thursday, deepening

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Two companies vying  to manage city facility

Two companies vying to manage city facility

February 27th, 2014 12:20 pm by Nathan Baker

With a lucrative contract on the line, two companies with very different philosophies vied for the Public Building Authority's favor Wednesday for the management of Johnson City's Millennium Centre.

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Hamilton County backs off plan to install speed cameras

Hamilton County backs off plan to install speed cameras

February 27th, 2014 11:56 am by Associated Press

The proposal, which was originally approved last week, would have allowed sheriff's deputies to send speeding tickets to drivers without pulling them over.

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Film director Spike Lee denounces gentrification of New York City neighborhood. He lives in a $32 million Manhattan town house.

Film director Spike Lee denounces gentrification of New York City neighborhood. He lives in a $32 million Manhattan town house.

February 27th, 2014 10:54 am by Associated Press

"Why did it take this great influx of white people" to make things better - Spike Lee.

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More trees to be planted  at Tree Streets Food Forest

More trees to be planted at Tree Streets Food Forest

February 27th, 2014 9:57 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Tree Streets Food Forest is growing.

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