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Storm blankets Midwest in snow, creeps toward Northeast

Storm blankets Midwest in snow, creeps toward Northeast

February 1st, 2015 5:34 pm by SOPHIA TAREEN, Associated Press

A slow-moving winter storm blanketed a large swath of the Plains and Midwest in snow Sunday, forcing the cancellation of more than 1,500 flights and making roads treacherous.

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Thomas Jones is moving on to new field of dreams:  acting

Thomas Jones is moving on to new field of dreams: acting

February 1st, 2015 5:22 pm by Stephen Igo

Fleet-footed Thomas Jones made his mark on the gridiron starting with Powell Valley High School in Big Stone Gap, then at the University of Virginia toward a solid career in the National Football League.

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K-9 handlers, partners build bonds  of necessity — and love

K-9 handlers, partners build bonds of necessity — and love

February 1st, 2015 5:11 pm by Rain Smith

In a profession that often deals with the less savory aspects of society, you may not expect to find synergetic bonds that are built not only out of necessity, but also love.

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Mobile dental unit to roll out by midsummer

Mobile dental unit to roll out by midsummer

February 1st, 2015 4:57 pm by Matthew Lane

Dental care is the number one unmet health need in our region with the United Way of Greater Kingsport identifying more than 16,000 people in Sullivan County not having adequate access to dental care.

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Opinion
Tennessee must address highway funding issue

Tennessee must address highway funding issue

February 1st, 2015 4:00 pm by Editorial Board

While the public may have no appetite for a gas tax increase, we expect lawmakers to fully vet all the options this year and come back with a solution. Doing nothing eventually will not be an option

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

February 1st, 2015 2:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process.

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Story of pit bull's rescue earns Mount Carmel animal shelter $500 prize

Story of pit bull's rescue earns Mount Carmel animal shelter $500 prize

February 1st, 2015 12:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

The story of an abused pit bull rescued by the Mount Carmel Animal Shelter five years ago had a happy ending for the dog, and five years later the experience is paying for the shelter as well.

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Lee and Wise countians goes to Hollywood, Ridgefields for sale, county residents want two high schools and more stories you may have missed

Lee and Wise countians goes to Hollywood, Ridgefields for sale, county residents want two high schools and more stories you may have missed

February 1st, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowers

Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowers

February 1st, 2015 8:10 am by HOPE YEN, Associated Press

Troubled by consumer complaints and loopholes in state laws, federal regulators are putting together the first-ever rules on payday loans aimed at helping cash-strapped borrowers avoid falling into a cycle of high-rate debt.

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Sports
Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL

Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL

February 1st, 2015 7:55 am by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

A win Sunday over the Patriots would stamp the Seahawks as one of the best teams of the Super Bowl era. And given Seattle's makeup and philosophy, the future for the franchise might be brighter than for any other club.

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