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Carter County sheriff says 4-year-old boy's death suspicious

Carter County sheriff says 4-year-old boy's death suspicious

July 2nd, 2013 10:10 pm by Staff Reports

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said his department is investigating the death of a 4-year-old child on Tuesday, and said there were “suspicious circumstances” about the death.

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Final parcel of Rocky Fork conveyed to state, setting stage for new state park

Final parcel of Rocky Fork conveyed to state, setting stage for new state park

July 2nd, 2013 10:06 pm by Brad Hicks

The final parcel of Rocky Fork property owned by the Conservation Fund has now been conveyed to the state of Tennessee, clearing the way for work to begin to convert the area into the state’s next state park.

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McLeod cancer doctors ordered to pay $4.25M in settlements

McLeod cancer doctors ordered to pay $4.25M in settlements

July 2nd, 2013 3:38 pm by Staff Report

A group of Johnson City physicians will the settlements for false claims submitted to Medicare and TennCare/Medicaid programs regarding misbranded cancer drugs.

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Prominent NE Tennessee lawyer Michael LaGuardia dies

Prominent NE Tennessee lawyer Michael LaGuardia dies

July 2nd, 2013 11:28 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

He leaves behind his wife and three children.

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Pigeon Forge police chief fires 3 officers who discussed killing other officers

Pigeon Forge police chief fires 3 officers who discussed killing other officers

July 2nd, 2013 11:05 am by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

The chief said a June 7 video of the officers discussing the killing of other officers was uncovered, which led Baldwin to suspend them on June 19.

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The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

July 2nd, 2013 10:34 am by Staff Report

Record rainfall. Immigration reform. Crime updates. A member of the ETSU Irish Brigade keeps running. All this and more in today's edition of The Buzz.

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Comparison yields $30K difference in recent Washington Co., Sullivan Co. election costs

Comparison yields $30K difference in recent Washington Co., Sullivan Co. election costs premium content

July 2nd, 2013 9:46 am by Gary B. Gray

A cost comparison between the Washington County Election Commission’s April 23 Johnson City municipal election and the Sullivan County Election Commission’s May 21 three-city election shows the latter cost about $30,000 less.

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Nowhere to go: Snowden hits hurdles in search for asylum

Nowhere to go: Snowden hits hurdles in search for asylum

July 2nd, 2013 7:51 am by NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press

NSA leaker Edward Snowden's best chance of finding refuge outside the United States may hinge on the president of Venezuela.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

July 2nd, 2013 7:34 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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Record rainfall for year drenches Northeast Tennessee; more rain prompts flood watch

Record rainfall for year drenches Northeast Tennessee; more rain prompts flood watch

July 2nd, 2013 5:00 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Total rainfall in the region since January has been recorded at 33.06 inches, which put the region at 11.77 inches above the normal of 21.29 inches, according to Derek Eisentrout, meterologist with the National Weather Service in Morristown.

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