Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014
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Water Work

Water Work

October 20th, 2014 2:11 pm by Gary B. Gray

This former Brush Creek stream bed is being fitted with new piping that will hold and divert stormwater.

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Railroad merger talks derail

Railroad merger talks derail

October 20th, 2014 1:59 pm by Tom Murphy, Associated Press

Canadian Pacific Railway has ended talks with U.S. counterpart CSX about a possible combination and plans no more discussions.

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Traffic advisories for this week in Johnson City

Traffic advisories for this week in Johnson City

October 20th, 2014 1:51 pm by Staff Report

The City of Johnson City has issued traffic advisories for this week.

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Sex Week: What do the students think?

Sex Week: What do the students think?

October 20th, 2014 12:00 pm by Nathan Baker

We asked ETSU students if they would financially support the proposed Sex Week activities.

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Foster children left in TennCare lurch

Foster children left in TennCare lurch

October 20th, 2014 11:33 am by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

When Tennessee abdicated responsibility for Medicaid applications to the federal government, foster children got locked out.

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Bodies of 7 women found in northwestern Indiana

Bodies of 7 women found in northwestern Indiana

October 20th, 2014 11:05 am by Associated Press

The Lake County coroner's office said three of the bodies were found Sunday night at two locations in Gary, a city about 30 miles southeast of Chicago.

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Rangers rescue family lost in Smoky Mountains

Rangers rescue family lost in Smoky Mountains

October 20th, 2014 11:02 am by Associated Press

Rangers in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park have rescued a Louisiana family who became lost while hiking Mount LeConte.

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Tennessee school principal killer back in custody

Tennessee school principal killer back in custody

October 20th, 2014 10:59 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Police had been searching for Kenneth Bartley after he threatened to strangle his mother Thursday night, according to an arrest warrant.

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Put Humane Society in total control over the Animal Shelter? Yes

Put Humane Society in total control over the Animal Shelter? Yes

October 20th, 2014 8:49 am by Tony Casey

As a proponent of increasing the number of animal adoptions and foster care placements, David Tomita says the Humane Society has the potential to alleviate the burden on taxpayers and the duties of the city and county.

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Put Humane Society in total control over the Animal Shelter? No

Put Humane Society in total control over the Animal Shelter? No

October 20th, 2014 8:45 am by Tony Casey

From some members of the Animal Control Board's perspective, keeping director Debbie Dobbs and her staff in control of the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter at 3411 N. Roan St. would transition years of experience where it's needed most.

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