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Wellmont, UnitedHealthcare reach agreement on three-year deal

Wellmont, UnitedHealthcare reach agreement on three-year deal

June 18th, 2014 7:18 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT — Wellmont Health System and UnitedHealthcare announced Wednesday they have signed a three-year agreement.

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Hawkins commission may address lengthy EMS response times with regulations

Hawkins commission may address lengthy EMS response times with regulations

June 18th, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Ambulance response times in certain areas of Hawkins County, including Bulls Gap and Phipps Bend have been reported in excess of 20 and 30 minutes.

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New business focus: Citizens Bank opens new Kingsport Loan production office

New business focus: Citizens Bank opens new Kingsport Loan production office

June 18th, 2014 6:30 pm by Hank Hayes

Citizens Bank, which is unrelated to the Citizens Bank based in Carter County, recently celebrated the grand opening of its first Kingsport Loan Production office located at 1880 North Eastman Road, Suite 120.

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Deadly brawl is latest test of self-defense laws

Deadly brawl is latest test of self-defense laws

June 18th, 2014 5:00 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

A Colorado prosecutor said he's frustrated that the state's "Make My Day" law prevents him from charging a man who killed an acquaintance during a drunken brawl that spilled into his home, becoming the latest test to self-defense gun laws nationwide.

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Elder abuse suspect arrives at court in dead grandmother's stolen car

Elder abuse suspect arrives at court in dead grandmother's stolen car

June 18th, 2014 3:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman facing charges of elder abuse against her grandmother — who was hospitalized and later died — has been arrested again after reportedly arriving to court in the victim's stolen car.

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34th Fun Fest set to usher in new events

June 18th, 2014 2:10 pm by LURAH LOWERY, llowery@timesnews.net

Six new events were announced as well as changes to the festival this year. The new Fun Fest mobile app will be available in app stores at the end of this week and will include information about tickets, events, concerts and activities.

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Folks You Should Know: ETSU's Sue Reed retires from military after 26 years of service

Folks You Should Know: ETSU's Sue Reed retires from military after 26 years of service

June 18th, 2014 1:30 pm by Contributed

With a husband, two children, and dreams of going to graduate school, Sue Reed decided to enlist in the U.S. Army at the age of 33. What followed was a distinguished career that earned her numerous military decorations.

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Storytelling favorite offers eclectic mix of tales

Storytelling favorite offers eclectic mix of tales

June 18th, 2014 1:10 pm by Entertainment Staff

Willy Claflin — a folk musician, ballad singer, humorist and puppeteer — will be the next performer in the International Storytelling Center's popular Storytelling Live! series.

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Two males sought by KPD after allegedly shooting at moving vehicle

Two males sought by KPD after allegedly shooting at moving vehicle

June 18th, 2014 11:58 am by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport Police are seeking two male suspects for allegedly shooting the windshield of a moving vehicle, according to a press release.

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Baltimore attempted murder suspect arrested in Kingsport

Baltimore attempted murder suspect arrested in Kingsport

June 18th, 2014 11:33 am by Rain Smith

A man accused of trying to kill someone during a bar fight in Baltimore, Md., has been apprehended by Kingsport police and U.S. Marshals.

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