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ETSU economist says it will likely be summer before signs of economic recovery begin showing up here

February 17th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to ETSU Economics professor Steb Hipple, "the economic recovery in the Tri-Cities will probably lag the national upturn, just as local business conditions lagged the initial part of the recession in 2008. With a springtime recovery in the natio

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Kingsport sales tax collections down 10% vs. estimates

February 16th, 2010 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT Kingsport's sales tax collections for the first six months of the fiscal year are down nearly 10 percent from original estimates nearly $770,000 less than expected, city officials said this week.

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Beleaguered Toyota president to answer questions about recall

February 15th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

TOKYO Toyota announced its president will answer more questions on the beleaguered company's massive global recall at a press conference Wednesday after being lambasted for being largely invisible during the crisis.

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U.S. debt will keep growing even with recovery

February 15th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Debt threatens to overwhelm everything federal government does

February 14th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON It's bad enough that Greece's debt problems have rattled global financial markets. In the world's largest economic and military power, there's a far more serious debt dilemma.

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Lawyer misconduct rises with foreclosure record

February 13th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

Ripoffs of homeowners have become so commonplace that state bar associations from Florida to Arizona are warning their members of the many ethical pitfalls awaiting those who exploit the mortgage crisis.

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