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Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

November 5th, 2013 12:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Airline officials made an announcement at approximately 12:30 p.m. that the airport will be closed for at least two hours.

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Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

November 5th, 2013 11:57 am by Associated Press

Marilyn Tavenner, head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, said the site has improved since its widely panned launch a month ago.

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Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

November 5th, 2013 11:44 am by Associated Press

It appears the 42-year-old licensed practical nurse brought a semi-automatic handgun to her Monday night shift.

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Man accused of kidnapping woman at gunpoint after shots fired at Johnson City motel

Man accused of kidnapping woman at gunpoint after shots fired at Johnson City motel

November 5th, 2013 11:24 am by Becky Campbell

Brandon Lynn Miller was charged with aggravated kidnapping.

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Indian Trail expansion work still not finished

Indian Trail expansion work still not finished

November 5th, 2013 11:17 am by Nathan Baker

Dave Chupa, Johnson City Schools’ supervisor of instruction and facilities, told the Board of Education on Monday that Indian Trail Intermediate School is still waiting for some parts of the school’s $1.4 million expansion project to be completed three mo

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Public defender appointed for Unicoi Co. man arrested after armed standoff

Public defender appointed for Unicoi Co. man arrested after armed standoff

November 5th, 2013 11:06 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department was called to 4561 Old Asheville Highway on Sunday evening in response to the report of a man wielding a gun.

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Water line repair scheduled for Wednesday night in Elizabethton neighborhood

Water line repair scheduled for Wednesday night in Elizabethton neighborhood

November 5th, 2013 10:19 am by Staff Reports

Crews with the City of Elizabethton will be working on a water line Wednesday night at the intersection of Sycamore Street and Johnson Avenue.

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Mall gunman found dead: 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

Mall gunman found dead: 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

November 5th, 2013 7:40 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Johnia Berry Memorial Toy Drive under way at Food City locations

Johnia Berry Memorial Toy Drive under way at Food City locations

November 4th, 2013 9:25 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The eighth annual Johnia Berry Memorial Toy Drive kicked off Monday and will run through Dec. 5 at Food City stores from Knoxville to Marion, Va.

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Final vote on rezoning for $20M project expected Thursday

Final vote on rezoning for $20M project expected Thursday

November 4th, 2013 9:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Nashville’s GBT Realty pulled its request from the City Commission’s Oct. 17 agenda for a third reading to rezone a 29-acre parcel on which it plans to develop a $20 million retail center off North State of Franklin Road.

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