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Tri-Cities Regional Airport seeks federal grant to help land new flights

August 14th, 2009 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE Tri-Cities Regional Airport plans to use an old financial tool to drum up something new and hard to find in this economy more flights. Back in 2002, TCRA began using money from the federal government's Small Community Air Service Development

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FDA approves King Pharmaceticals drug Embeda

August 14th, 2009 12:00 am by NET News Service

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July sales data raises doubt about recovery's durability

August 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Retail sales outside of autos turned in a disappointing performance in July, underscoring concerns about the timing and durability of a recovery from the worst recession since World War II. The Commerce Department said Thursday that retail sa

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Recession costs Tri-Cities labor market over 10,000 jobs

August 12th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to an analysis by ETSU economist Steb Hipple, the Tri-Cities regional labor market posted a loss of over 10,000 jobs from the second quarter of this year compared to the same period last year. Large employment declines were reported by construct

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Amex, Discover to end fees for exceeding credit limit

August 11th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK American Express and Discover customers will soon be free of fees for charging over their credit limits. The two companies said separately Tuesday they will soon end the charges that have generated widespread criticism from consumers.

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Watchdog says bad assets still threaten banks

August 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Despite signs that the financial system has stabilized, banks remain threatened by billions of dollars of bad loans on their balance sheets, and more could fail if the economy worsens, a congressional watchdog reports.

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Kingsport looks out of town for $2.25 million in architectural work

August 9th, 2009 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

The city of Kingsport plans to spend more than $2.25 million with out-of-town firms for architectural and engineering services on five major projects taking place in the Model City.

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