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Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

February 17th, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man who allegedly pursued his estranged wife on multiple city streets - striking her vehicle with his own on East Stone Drive, then later fleeing police - is now jailed after being wanted for approximately two months.

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Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

February 17th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

Police say they have arrested a man who burglarized a Sullivan County wrecker service earlier this month, making away with thousands of dollars worth of tools.

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All but one Northeast Tennessee superintendents and directors support Tennessee State Standards, i.e. Common Core

All but one Northeast Tennessee superintendents and directors support Tennessee State Standards, i.e. Common Core

February 17th, 2015 10:51 am by Rick Wagner

Johnson City's Richard Bales did not sign letter of support presented recently in Nashville.

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Extreme cold creates problems for buses, school buildings

Extreme cold creates problems for buses, school buildings

February 17th, 2015 10:42 am by Rick Wagner

Hard-starting diesel motors and frozen pipes among effects of extreme cold.

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Live blog for updates about the winter storm

Live blog for updates about the winter storm

February 17th, 2015 10:17 am by Staff Report

This live blog will be periodically updated throughout the day giving all the latest news for the winter storm hitting our area.

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City should step up and support shelter

City should step up and support shelter

February 17th, 2015 9:23 am by Letters to the Editor

For years Kingsport has been avoiding one expenditure that any model city should offer its residents as a basic need, the establishment and support of its own animal shelter. This service is important to our public health

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Update: VDOT crews shift emphasis to secondary roads

Update: VDOT crews shift emphasis to secondary roads

February 17th, 2015 8:49 am by Stephen Igo

More snow is in the forecast for parts of Southwest Virginia Wednesday, but nothing like the storm that dumped more than a foot of snow in some areas on Monday.

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Probe of fatal Scott County fire continues

Probe of fatal Scott County fire continues

February 17th, 2015 8:32 am by Marci Gore

"We were told there was a possible entrapment in the home," said Roger Carter, chief of Duffield Fire and Rescue. "We couldn't make entry into the home because the flames were so heavy."

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US to appeal ruling blocking Obama immigration plan

US to appeal ruling blocking Obama immigration plan

February 17th, 2015 8:20 am by Associated Press

The Justice Department will appeal a federal judge's ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.

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Region digs out from winter storm, prepares for more snow, arctic blast

Region digs out from winter storm, prepares for more snow, arctic blast

February 17th, 2015 7:41 am by Staff Report

At noon crews were still treating Sullivan County roads, with the majority now black with a few slick spots. Interstates 26 and 81 had both lanes of travel open, while Hawkins County roads were categorized as slushy but passable.

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