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Tennessee gets first case of new mosquito-borne virus

Tennessee gets first case of new mosquito-borne virus

June 14th, 2014 3:01 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Department of Health says a Madison County resident has tested positive for the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus, which is painful but not usually fatal.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Finchum gets by VanDyke late for third Kingsport Speedway NASCAR victory

PHOTO GALLERY: Finchum gets by VanDyke late for third Kingsport Speedway NASCAR victory

June 14th, 2014 1:02 pm by Staff Report

Chad Finchum of Knoxville, roared into the lead off a lap 45 restart and once out front never looked back en route to conquering "The Concrete Jungle" for his third Wallace Kia Late Model Stock victory of the season.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

June 14th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a man charged with statutory rape after having sex with teen at Aquatic Center, two Hawkins County teens charged with first degree murder in mass shooting plot and a woman charged with bank fraud

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Names of those involved in fatal motorcycle wreck released

Names of those involved in fatal motorcycle wreck released

June 14th, 2014 11:55 am by Nick Shepherd

A motorcycle driver was killed after travelling at a high rate of speed, losing control and crashing into another vehicle, according to the Sullivan County Sherrif's Office.

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Senate bill doubles spending on veterans' health

Senate bill doubles spending on veterans' health

June 14th, 2014 9:43 am by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

Spending on veterans' health care could double in three years under the Senate's solution to the long waits experienced by thousands seeking medical care at VA hospitals and clinics, according to congressional budget experts.

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Ukraine: 49 dead as rebels down military plane

Ukraine: 49 dead as rebels down military plane

June 14th, 2014 9:41 am by DAVID McHUGH, Associated Press; MARKO DOBRNJAKOVIC, Associated Press

Pro-Russia separatists shot down a Ukrainian military transport plane Saturday, killing all 49 crew and troops aboard in a bloody escalation of the conflict in the country's restive east.

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Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

June 14th, 2014 9:41 am by Marci Gore

Markeeta Gillenwater says when a friend told her about a segment on "The Today Show" that featured autism service dogs, she knew this was something she needed to look into further.

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VSP: Six injured when car strikes building

VSP: Six injured when car strikes building

June 14th, 2014 9:03 am by Wes Bunch

Multiple people were injured in Scott County Friday night after an SUV plowed into the front porch of a building that houses a weekly bluegrass music jam.

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One killed, one seriously hurt when motorcycle, car collide

One killed, one seriously hurt when motorcycle, car collide

June 13th, 2014 10:04 pm by Wes Bunch

The names of those involved in the accident were not immediately available Friday night. The crash is under investigation by the Sullivan County Fatal Incident Reconstruction and Support Team (FIRST).

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Photo Gallery: Model City Invitational swim meet returns

June 13th, 2014 10:03 pm by Ned Jilton

After a seven-year hiatus, the Bank of Tennessee Model City Invitational makes its triumphant return to Kingsport. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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