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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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Witness Tennessee history at ‘Liberty!’ production

Witness Tennessee history at ‘Liberty!’ production

July 15th, 2013 8:32 am by Staff Report

As we’ve said in this space many times before, Northeast Tennessee is alive with history. Some of the most heroic figures in American history walked this very ground.

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Do you agree with state’s changes in teachers’ pay?

Do you agree with state’s changes in teachers’ pay?

July 12th, 2013 8:52 am by Staff Report

A campaign has been launched on social media to put Tennessee’s commissioner of education out of a job.

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Enough is enough with former sheriff trials

Enough is enough with former sheriff trials

July 12th, 2013 8:39 am by Staff Report

We urge District Attorney General Tony Clark to go with his first instincts on whether to prosecute former Unicoi County Sheriff Kent Harris on remaining charges.

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Carter County tax increase, methadone clinic and more in Wednesday's Forum

July 11th, 2013 8:27 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on crazy criminal cases, methadone clinic and Carter County tax increase.

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Habitat for Humanity a successful housing program

Habitat for Humanity a successful housing program

July 11th, 2013 8:27 am by Staff Report

For nearly three decades now, Habitat for Humanity chapters worldwide have built more than 250,000 houses.

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