March 28, 1926: Mrs. J.M. King, of Montgomery Street, had been ill and confined to her bed for three weeks with influenza. Mr. King was also reported to be suffering from the same malady.
East Tennessee State University faculty and staff were hard at work last week transitioning all classes to an online format amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center has confirmed four veterans have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Of the four to test positive, one was a patient at the main Mountain Home facility in Johnson City,
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Things have changed quite a bit in the last few weeks.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law Friday, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this week to support businesses, rush resources to overburdened health care
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NEW ORLEANS — Troubling new outbreaks bubbled in the United States on Friday and deaths surged in Italy and Spain as the world warily trudged through the pandemic that has sickened more than a half-million people.
Stocks are lower Friday on Wall Street, erasing part of a huge rally over the past three days. The market is still on track for sizable gains for the week following two weeks of relentless selling.
HHS announced an award of $1,602,541 to ETSU Physicians and Associates and Northeast Tennessee Community Health Centers, Inc.
The Tennessee Department of Health reported 1,203 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus Monday, up from 957 the day before. A total of six fatalities had occurred, in addition to 103 hospitalizations.
WASHINGTON — Acting with exceptional resolve in an extraordinary time, the House rushed President Donald Trump a $2.2 trillion rescue package Friday, tossing a life preserver to a U.S. economy and health care system left flailing by the
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In some parts of the U.S., authorities say gun shops aren’t essential businesses and should close during stay-at-home orders meant to slow the coronavirus. In other places, officials are stopping background checks for concealed carry permits.
Yesterday at 12:54 PM
It was a sunny day, the first in about a week when temperatures had climbed past the 50-degree mark, and people in Chicago did what they always do on such a day: They flocked to the shores of Lake Michigan.
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The Tennessee Valley Authority announced Thursday an initiative to support increased flexibility for local power companies who are responding to urgent community and customer needs during the ongoing response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
March 27, 1885: Col. T.E. Matson left for Philadelphia to purchase machinery for Johnson City’s Machine Shop and Foundry.
Johnson City business owners Jack Cox and Dan Mahoney have seen many of changes and challenges during their many decades in the retail trade. Both say they have never witnessed anything quite like the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).