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Make a living will, set power of attorney now

Make a living will, set power of attorney now

July 22nd, 2013 8:41 am by Staff Report

Lost in the continuing debate over what’s really included in the Affordable Care Act is a topic of vital, but woefully misunderstood importance.

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Should state allow fracking in Cumberland Forest?

Should state allow fracking in Cumberland Forest?

July 22nd, 2013 8:31 am by Staff Report

Officials with the Southern Environmental Law Center are asking University of Tennessee trustees to abandon a plan to drill for oil and gas on state land in Morgan and Scott counties.

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Unemployment rates, abortion and more in Friday's Forum

Unemployment rates, abortion and more in Friday's Forum

July 19th, 2013 8:58 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on a curfew for teenagers, abortion and unemployment rates.

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All points must be considered when weighing annexation law

All points must be considered when weighing annexation law

July 19th, 2013 8:56 am by Staff Report

The Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovern-mental Relations has been tasked with making an in-depth study of this state’s annexation law.

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Don’t drive on flooded roads, consider insurance

Don’t drive on flooded roads, consider insurance

July 19th, 2013 8:51 am by Staff Report

Most homeowners in Northeast Tennessee don’t carry flood insurance. This is something many often regret after experiencing monster thunderstorms like the one that deluged our area Wednesday.

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Act would protect state wilderness permanently

Act would protect state wilderness permanently

July 18th, 2013 8:44 am by Staff Report

U.S. Sens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker have reintroduced important legislation to designate additional acreage in the Cherokee National Forest as wilderness areas.

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Prescription drugs, landlines and more in Tuesday's Forum

Prescription drugs, landlines and more in Tuesday's Forum

July 17th, 2013 8:44 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on Edward Snowden, narcotics and landlines.

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Kent Harris trial and telephone landlines in Sunday's Forum

Kent Harris trial and telephone landlines in Sunday's Forum

July 15th, 2013 9:17 am by Staff Report

Readers comment on landlines and Kent Harris trials

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Commission has to get it together on budget

Commission has to get it together on budget

July 15th, 2013 9:06 am by Staff Report

It’s that time of the year when Washington County commissioners do the budget two-step.

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Should our county join the Retire Tennessee program?

Should our county join the Retire Tennessee program?

July 15th, 2013 9:00 am by Staff Report

Officials with the state Department of Economic and Community Development announced last week that two more counties joined Retire Tennessee.

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