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English is language of land

English is language of land

January 15th, 2014 8:58 am by ROGER M. CLITES

Canada was settled by both English and French. It had no choice but to be a bilingual nation.

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Dave Walker contributed much to ETSU, community

Dave Walker contributed much to ETSU, community

January 15th, 2014 8:57 am by Johnson City Press

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City and the entire region mourns the loss of legendary track coach Dave Walker, who died at age 82 on Saturday.

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Guns in workplace

Guns in workplace

January 14th, 2014 8:47 am by JACK WHITAKER

I have worked for an employer that prohibited firearms of any kind on their property for quite a few years.

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Law-abiding citizens should be able to protect themselves on trail

Law-abiding citizens should be able to protect themselves on trail

January 14th, 2014 8:47 am by BRIAN WILLIAMS

In response to the recent question in your paper asking if guns should be allowed in city parks by law-abiding, concealed-carry permit holders, I submit the following:

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War of ideas

War of ideas

January 14th, 2014 8:46 am by CHARLIE MATTIOLI

I found Kenneth Gouge’s Jan. 5 column to be one example of too many of his opinions based on half-truths, exaggeration and historical inaccuracy.

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Vietnam veterans

Vietnam veterans

January 13th, 2014 11:05 am by BERTRAM S. ALLEN JR.

In a recent letter, Herbert D. Zeigler Jr. writes he was bothered that he was not permitted to validate his military service through having a Vietnam Veteran license plate on his car.

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Life on Mars is science fiction

Life on Mars is science fiction

January 13th, 2014 11:04 am by DENNIS O’HARE

Despite humans’ love of fantasy, fiction and fable, the duty of science is to expose or dispel fantasy as such.

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State fund needed to help people harmed by disasters

State fund needed to help people harmed by disasters

January 13th, 2014 11:01 am by Johnson City Press

As we noted in this space back in June, one issue left unresolved in the first half of the 108th Tennessee General Assembly was a bill to give state tax breaks to victims of the 2012 flood in Washington County.

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Fly Tennessee flag correctly with pride and respect

Fly Tennessee flag correctly with pride and respect

January 13th, 2014 10:50 am by Johnson City Press

Are you flying the Tennessee state flag correctly? Is that decal of the state’s iconic three stars from the flag you’ve attached to the rear window arranged in the proper configuration? Odds are the answer is no to both questions.

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Does Snowden deserve clemency for his actions?

Does Snowden deserve clemency for his actions?

January 13th, 2014 8:48 am by Johnson City Press

Privacy groups, critics of the National Security Agency and the editorial boards of two prominent newspapers have launched campaigns calling on President Barack Obama to offer some sort of clemency to whistleblower Edward Snowden.

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