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Update: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

Update: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

June 13th, 2013 1:30 pm by Staff Report

MOUNTAIN CITY — A fugitive accused of shooting two people here was captured today after a brief police chase, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported in a news release.

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Bays Mountain won't get wolf pups, after all

Bays Mountain won't get wolf pups, after all

June 13th, 2013 11:14 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

An unsuccessful breeding season means Kingsport's Bays Mountain Park will not be receiving new wolf pups this summer as previously expected.

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ACS backing approval of governor’s Tennessee Plan as alternative to Medicaid expansion

ACS backing approval of governor’s Tennessee Plan as alternative to Medicaid expansion

June 13th, 2013 9:06 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The American Cancer Society is advocating for approval of Gov. Bill Haslam’s yet-to-be announced Tennessee Plan for health care reform.

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Police: Johnson City man faked knifepoint robbery after trying to buy drugs

Police: Johnson City man faked knifepoint robbery after trying to buy drugs

June 13th, 2013 8:11 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man claimed he had been robbed at knifepoint Wednesday, but police said he faked the incident in an attempted drug transaction.

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USPS changes mean earlier mail pickup times in Johnson City

USPS changes mean earlier mail pickup times in Johnson City

June 13th, 2013 8:00 am by Gary B. Gray

Hauling the mail took on a new meaning Saturday when items normally processed, or “canceled,” in Johnson City began instead a trek to Knoxville for that purpose.

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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

June 13th, 2013 7:29 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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Ramsey predicts push for changes in Tennessee law covering decongestants

Ramsey predicts push for changes in Tennessee law covering decongestants

June 13th, 2013 7:08 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

There will be a “huge push” next year to require nasal decongestant medicines like Sudafed to be prescription only, Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey told a Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors legislative luncheon Wednesday in Gray.

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Judge rules in favor of Occupy Nashville members

Judge rules in favor of Occupy Nashville members

June 12th, 2013 9:33 pm by Associated Press

A federal judge has ruled in favor of members of the Occupy Nashville movement who claimed their free speech rights were violated when they were arrested while protesting in 2011 on War Memorial Plaza.

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August trial date set for city man in teen-solicitation case

August trial date set for city man in teen-solicitation case

June 12th, 2013 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Rickie Lee Hoyle Jr., 40, appeared in U.S. District Court on Wednesday morning for an arraignment hearing.

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School board member/ex-deputy indicted by Unicoi grand jury

School board member/ex-deputy indicted by Unicoi grand jury

June 12th, 2013 9:05 pm by Brad Hicks

A former Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department captain and current member of the Unicoi County Board of Education is facing several charges following his Monday indictment by a Unicoi County grand jury.

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