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Medical examiner: Rivers' cause of death unknown

Medical examiner: Rivers' cause of death unknown

September 5th, 2014 10:54 pm by Associated Press

Joan Rivers had been hospitalized since Aug. 28 when she went into cardiac arrest during a routine procedure at a doctor's office. The New York state health department is investigating the circumstances.

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Local News
'Safe Routes' access to Jackson Elementary finally gaining traction

'Safe Routes' access to Jackson Elementary finally gaining traction

September 5th, 2014 10:23 pm by Matthew Lane

A project to create a safer walking and biking route from Cloud Apartments to Andrew Jackson Elementary School is finally seeing some movement.

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Sports Sports Live Photos

PHOTO GALLERY: Unicoi County at Sullivan North football

September 5th, 2014 9:51 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Game and fan photos from Friday night's Three Rivers Conference matchup between Unicoi County and Sullivan North in Kingsport.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski wins pole at Richmond, his 4th this year

Keselowski wins pole at Richmond, his 4th this year

September 5th, 2014 8:20 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski ran a lap at 126.618 mph to win the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway.

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News Local News
Doctor who recently contracted Ebola has East Tennessee ties

Doctor who recently contracted Ebola has East Tennessee ties

September 5th, 2014 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Dr. Rick Sacra spent time in the region in the early 1990s while completing his residency at East Tennessee State University Family Physicians. He began attending Walnut Hill Presbyterian Church in Bristol, Tenn. While there he befriended Edward Wise Jr.

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Crime Local News
Kingsport man allegedly threatens mass murder after argument with boyfriend

Kingsport man allegedly threatens mass murder after argument with boyfriend

September 5th, 2014 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Mark E. Harris, 46, 124 Bloomingdale Pike, Apt. G62, Kingsport, was arrested and charged with driving on a suspended driver's license and domestic aggravated assault on Thursday.

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News Regional & National
Plane with unresponsive pilot crashes off Jamaica

Plane with unresponsive pilot crashes off Jamaica

September 5th, 2014 4:09 pm by DAVID MCFADDEN, Associated Press; JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

Maj. Basil Jarrett of the Jamaican Defense Force said the plane went down about 14 miles (22 kilometers) northeast of the northern coastal town of Port Antonio and the military sent two aircraft and a dive team to investigate.

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News Regional & National
Deputy fatally shoots man in Tennessee hospital

Deputy fatally shoots man in Tennessee hospital

September 5th, 2014 4:09 pm by Associated Press

The Associated Press reports the shooting happened early Friday. Officials said the 23-year-old man was in custody and had been taken to the Rhea Medical Center for treatment for an injury at about 2 a.m.

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Second Harvest Food Bank's clientele up 10,000+ in four years

Second Harvest Food Bank's clientele up 10,000+ in four years

September 5th, 2014 3:42 pm by Hank Hayes

Second Harvest Executive Director Rhonda Chafin noted the study also revealed 60 percent of the food bank's charitable agencies employ no paid staff and are run exclusively by volunteers.

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Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

September 5th, 2014 2:09 pm by Nick Shepherd

The issue was so serious Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson and newly elected Mayor Richard Venable went to Nashville to attend a TCI board meeting this week.

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