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Plans moving forward to redevelop Quebecor site

April 13th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT The Kingsport Economic Development Board voted Tuesday to provide tax breaks and a six-figure financial gift to a local physicians group to jump-start redevelopment at the old Quebecor property in downtown Kingsport.Mountain Region Family Medic

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Brash named president of Lonesome Pine Hospital

April 12th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP David Brash, who has guided Mountain View Regional Medical Center in Norton for three years and helped align Wellmont Health System facilities in Southwest Virginia, has been named president of Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap.

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Economists say jobs, home values will be shaky well into 2011

April 12th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) The pillars of Americans' financial security jobs and home values will stay shaky well into 2011, according to an Associated Press survey of leading economists.The findings of the new AP Economy Survey, released Monday, point to an econ

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Protokraft growing business around the globe

April 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

A Kingsport business is fast becoming a rising star in the global defense and commercial aerospace industries. And it's just getting started.

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Shoppers hand retailers a basket of Easter cash

April 8th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK Shoppers are finally coming out of hibernation. Better weather and an earlier Easter enticed Americans to shell out for spring clothes in March, the fourth straight month of gains for retail sales. Target, Macy's, Gap and the parent of Victoria'

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Quebecor redevelopment could begin next month

April 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT A multi-million dollar redevelopment project at the old Quebecor facility is expected to begin next month, thus transforming a large section of the old printing factory into new medical and professional offices.During its regular meeting Tuesda

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FCC loses key ruling on Internet 'neutrality'

April 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON A federal court threw the future of Internet regulations into doubt Tuesday with a far-reaching decision that went against the Federal Communications Commission and could even hamper the government's plans to expand broadband access in the Uni

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