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Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

October 27th, 2013 3:56 pm by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

Lou Reed, the great punk poet of rock 'n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, died Sunday. He was 71.

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Mount Carmel donates truck for SVVFD ‘Elderly Assist’ program

Mount Carmel donates truck for SVVFD ‘Elderly Assist’ program

October 27th, 2013 3:50 pm by Jeff Bobo

Stanley Valley firefighters will be using a “new” used 2000 Ford Expedition contributed by the town of Mount Carmel to continue the rural Hawkins County fire department’s “Elderly Assist” program.

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Tipster leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to alleged oxycodone deal

Tipster leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to alleged oxycodone deal

October 27th, 2013 2:27 pm by Jeff Bobo

Tipster information led the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office to an alleged drug deal in a store parking lot last month in Rogersville involving oxycodone pills.

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Meteorologists spy clue to heat waves weeks away

Meteorologists spy clue to heat waves weeks away

October 27th, 2013 2:20 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer

Meteorologists may have found a way to predict some killer heat waves up to three weeks in advance, the type of early warning that would help cities prepare for the heat wave, arrange to open up cooling centers and check on the elderly.

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Apple a day packs powerful punch -- with recipes

Apple a day packs powerful punch -- with recipes

October 27th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

October is National Apple Month and, in recognition of this, the U.S. Apple Association offers the following recipes you may want to try this apple season.

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KPD: No injuries in shooting that escalated from tailgating incident

KPD: No injuries in shooting that escalated from tailgating incident

October 27th, 2013 1:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

A shooting incident Saturday afternoon resulted in one arrest and prompted Kingsport police to advise the public against confronting a person who is driving or behaving in an aggressive or confrontational manner.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Harvick apologizes for comments about car owner's grandsons

PHOTO GALLERY: Harvick apologizes for comments about car owner's grandsons

October 27th, 2013 1:14 pm by Associated Press

Kevin Harvick and Austin Dillon were involved in an on-track incident in the closing laps of Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth - Starlets at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013 - Sunday Edition

October 27th, 2013 12:45 pm by Staff Report

See the fun all the starlets are having at the Happy Snaps booth at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013 at Meadowview Convention Center presented by the Kingsport Times-News and Johnson City Press.

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The reel deal: Church Hill angler Mullins gets call-up to big leagues

The reel deal: Church Hill angler Mullins gets call-up to big leagues

October 27th, 2013 8:00 am by George Thwaites

David Mullins has enjoyed being a local hero on the Northeast Tennessee competitive bass fishing scene. Now he’s ready to blast off into the majors: He starts fishing the Bassmaster Elite Series in 2014.

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Update: NYPD says cousin admitted fatally stabbing mom, 4 kids

Update: NYPD says cousin admitted fatally stabbing mom, 4 kids

October 27th, 2013 7:47 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

A Chinese immigrant was arrested Sunday on five counts of murder in the deaths of his cousin's wife and her four children in a stabbing rampage in their Brooklyn home.

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