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Are you happy to see football return to ETSU?

November 10th, 2014 11:46 am by Johnson City Press

Although the return of football play is still less than a year away, athletic officials at East Tennessee State University say fans are already voicing their enthusiasm for the new program.

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Move for evening-only meetings defeated in Carter County

Move for evening-only meetings defeated in Carter County

November 18th, 2014 8:40 am by John Thompson

With few items of any controversy on the agenda, Monday's meeting of the Carter County Commission went smoothly and most votes were unanimous or only with a little opposition.

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Opinion
Should Republicans act now on immigration?

Should Republicans act now on immigration?

November 17th, 2014 2:20 pm by Johnson City Press

"I get really frustrated with people on my side of the aisle who say that anything you do on immigration is amnesty" - U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tennessee.

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Opinion Election 2014
Moving Johnson City's election date will save tax dollars

Moving Johnson City's election date will save tax dollars

November 4th, 2014 1:07 pm by Johnson City Press

Today is Election Day, so make sure your voice is heard. Polls in Washington County are open between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m..

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Should pseudoephedrine be a prescription drug?

Should pseudoephedrine be a prescription drug?

November 3rd, 2014 11:08 am by Staff Report

Despite a new law to limit the amount of pseudoephedrine Tennesseans can buy without a prescription, the manufacturing of methamphetamine continues to be a daunting problem in this state.

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Chamber of Commerce right in finally speaking up about Mountain States-Wellmont merger

Chamber of Commerce right in finally speaking up about Mountain States-Wellmont merger

October 30th, 2014 3:58 pm by Johnson City Press

Better late than never. That's the best way to sum up this week's decision by the Johnson City Chamber of Commerce's board of directors finally to endorse a merger between Wellmont Health System and Mountain States Health Alliance.

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Should cities strictly regulate food trucks?

Should cities strictly regulate food trucks?

October 29th, 2014 4:14 pm by Johnson City Press

Tell us what you think. What kind of food truck regulations, if any, should local governments be allowed to enforce?

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Question of the Week: Should the Humane Society have total control over shelter?

Question of the Week: Should the Humane Society have total control over shelter?

October 20th, 2014 2:36 pm by Johnson City Press

"We've decided we'd like to run the entire shelter" - Jean A. Stanley, Humane Society secretary.

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Should the Chamber of Commerce take a position on Wellmont's partnership quest?

Should the Chamber of Commerce take a position on Wellmont's partnership quest?

October 20th, 2014 9:51 am by Johnson City Press

We want to hear from you. Should the Chamber of Commerce voice its opinion on a possible Wellmont/MSHA merger?

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Wine in grocery stores: You still have to vote

Wine in grocery stores: You still have to vote

October 15th, 2014 12:00 am by Johnson City Press

Early voting for the Nov. 4 election begins today. This election includes four state Constitutional referendums, votes in Johnson City and Jonesborough to allow wine sales in grocery stores and a liquor-by-the-drink referendum in Erwin.

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Should we continue to celebrate Columbus Day?

Should we continue to celebrate Columbus Day?

October 13th, 2014 10:12 am by Johnson City Press

Critics of Columbus Day say it is a holiday devoted to someone responsible for the death of countless indigenous people and the destruction of their native cultures.

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