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Two saved, one life lost in Elizabethton house fire

Two saved, one life lost in Elizabethton house fire

October 27th, 2013 4:28 pm by Staff Reports

Valley Forge Free Will Baptist Church members were able to rescue two people from a house fire Sunday morning, but one person died in the blaze.

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Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

October 27th, 2013 3:57 pm by Staff Report

Lou Reed, the great punk poet of rock 'n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, died Sunday. He was 71.

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Bristol mainstay Simply Delicious sets up shop in city

Bristol mainstay Simply Delicious sets up shop in city

October 27th, 2013 2:06 pm by Nathan Baker

The last few years have been extremely busy for Shelby Banner.

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Zombies try to add to army in ETSU romp

Zombies try to add to army in ETSU romp

October 26th, 2013 9:40 pm by Tony Casey

Tag. You’re dead. It’s as simple as that in the game of Zombie Tag.

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Navigator says website woes shows demand for insurance

Navigator says website woes shows demand for insurance

October 26th, 2013 8:44 pm by Nathan Baker

Although capacity and programming problems have plagued the rollout of the federal government’s online health insurance marketplace, local navigator Aubrey Everhart said the new health insurance law shows promise.

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JCPD Chief says using force ‘traumatic’ for officers

JCPD Chief says using force ‘traumatic’ for officers

October 26th, 2013 8:40 pm by Becky Campbell

When Johnson City police officers responded to a domestic call at a local motel, they didn’t know what they’d find.

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Sen. Lamar Alexander gives Obama official deadline to provide answers about ACA website

Sen. Lamar Alexander gives Obama official deadline to provide answers about ACA website

October 26th, 2013 6:30 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel

Sen. Lamar Alexander is giving a key Obama administration official until Monday to turn over records related to the health care enrollment website.

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As health marketplaces open, Vermont eyes bigger goal of universal health care system

As health marketplaces open, Vermont eyes bigger goal of universal health care system

October 26th, 2013 2:48 pm by Associated Press

As states open insurance marketplaces amid uncertainty about whether they're a solution for health care, Vermont is eyeing a bigger goal, one that more fully embraces a government-funded model.

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Family Promise seeking to help twice as many families

Family Promise seeking to help twice as many families

October 26th, 2013 9:32 am by Sue Guinn Legg

This week, the national Family Promise organization is celebrating its 25th anniversary of helping homeless families with children regain their ability to sustain their own homes with the observance of Family Promise Week.

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South Roan work to continue into November

South Roan work to continue into November

October 26th, 2013 9:28 am by Gary B. Gray

A substantial project to upgrade downtown utilities now is about a week past the initial completion date.

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