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Gambling options available in area

June 25th, 2011 10:29 am by Kevin Castle

The formation of the Interstate 26 corridor has created more than a faster route for travelers. The roadway has also given those with a freewheeling, gambling spirit in the Tri-Cities a route to two gaming experiences within three hours of each other.

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Business at Wysong Enterprises flying high

June 25th, 2011 10:08 am by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE A model business for future economic growth at Tri-Cities Regional Airport has ties to two of the most dramatic events in American history.Wysong Enterprises rests on TCRA's north side airfield and essentially does to used helicopters what MT

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It's time for your business's midyear checkup

June 25th, 2011 7:59 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) It's time to give your small business a checkup. The midpoint of the year is an ideal time to look at the company and see what's working, and what isn't. And to do some strategic and financial planning not only for the second half, but for

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For better or worse, say goodbye to Fed's bond purchases

June 24th, 2011 3:05 pm by Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA When the Federal Reserve ends its $600 billion binge on Treasury securities next week, the nation's central bank will have accomplished a great deal, some good and some not so good."Like everything else, it is a mixed bag," said Robert Dye,

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Stocks slide on weak technology earnings

June 24th, 2011 12:16 pm by Associated Press

If weak financial results from big tech companies are sign of what's to come, stock traders are in for a tough summer.Stocks fell early Friday as poor earnings reports from technology companies suggested that the weak economy hurt corporate profits in the

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Kingsport jobless rate increases to 8.9% despite creation of more jobs

June 24th, 2011 10:43 am by Don Fenley

Kingsport's labor market added 54 jobs during May, but the city's unemployment rate in creased 0.1 percent to 8.9 percent. The unemployment rate increased because both the number of jobless people and the labor force also increased negating the effect

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