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WETS-FM: 40 years of public service

WETS-FM: 40 years of public service

February 23rd, 2014 9:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

WETS-FM will mark the 40th anniversary of its public radio service on Monday.

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Lifelong love of trains highlighted at local museum

Lifelong love of trains highlighted at local museum

February 23rd, 2014 9:21 pm by Tony Casey

The George L. Carter Railroad Museum on East Tennessee State University's campus serves as both a place for passionate lifelong railroad enthusiasts to talk shop, discuss history and work on model train projects as well as light a fire under future genera

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Meet Your Neighbor: Widow's goal to improve life with lymphedema

Meet Your Neighbor: Widow's goal to improve life with lymphedema

February 23rd, 2014 9:13 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

When Jennifer Hovatter's husband, Thomas, died from complications of lymphedema in June 2007, her life spun off in a new and purposeful direction.

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Church Hill man killed in trailer fire

Church Hill man killed in trailer fire

February 23rd, 2014 7:43 pm by Jeff Bobo, Net News Service

A Church Hill man was killed in a Sunday morning mobile home fire in Church Hill.

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Opinions still differ on what UAW Volkswagen defeat means for Chattanooga

Opinions still differ on what UAW Volkswagen defeat means for Chattanooga

February 23rd, 2014 4:32 pm by Mike Pare, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Thrust into the national spotlight, Chattanooga may gain - and lose - from the attention garnered by the Volkswagen plant's United Auto Workers vote, observers say.

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TN lawmakers aim to condemn organizers of 'atrocious' UT Sex Week

TN lawmakers aim to condemn organizers of 'atrocious' UT Sex Week

February 23rd, 2014 4:23 pm by The Tennessean

Last year, the student-organized event was met with some controversy. It bothered enough state leaders and university officials that the University of Tennessee pulled thousands of dollars in funding from the event.

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I-81 crash leaves 2 dead, 1 injured

I-81 crash leaves 2 dead, 1 injured

February 23rd, 2014 4:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers said two people have died and one was injured as the result of a two-vehicle crash that closed down parts of Interstate 81 for almost 10 hours this weekend.

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Local businessman looks to plant  seeds of change with community farming

Local businessman looks to plant seeds of change with community farming

February 22nd, 2014 10:17 pm by Nathan Baker

As the rain-swollen Nolichucky River played a droning swish in the background last week, Jamie Dove laid out his ambitious plans to overhaul local food production.

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Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

February 22nd, 2014 8:51 pm by Gary B. Gray

Will Johnson City go into "de-annexation" mode and sue the state to recoup infrastructure investments? These were very serious points put forward Saturday morning at one of the City Commission's informal strategic planning sessions at Memorial Park Commun

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UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

February 22nd, 2014 8:09 pm by Staff Reports

A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 81 left at least one person dead and two others with "extremely serious injuries," according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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