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Treasury chief puts bailed-out bank CEOs on notice

April 5th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

The government may require new faces in executive suites at banks requiring "exceptional assistance" in the future, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Sunday.

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Indian Path Medical Center marks 35 years of service

April 4th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT In the early 1970s, an empty hospital bed was a rare sight in Kingsport. According to old newspaper clippings, folks needing medical care had to be put on a waiting list for admittance to Holston Valley Hospital.

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Eastman doesn't have to report layoffs to state

April 2nd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Eastman is expected to lay off between 200 and 300 people most of them in Kingsport this month. This Monday marks exactly four weeks since Eastman announced it would layoff those employees in four to six weeks. As of Thursday, Eastman had not

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Exide complied with notification law on layoffs, state official says

April 2nd, 2009 12:00 am by Rain Smith

Contrary to reports from other Tri-Cities media sources, Exide complied with, "everything under the letter of the law" in notifying employees and the state of layoffs at their plant in Bristol, Tenn.Jeff Hentschel, communication director for the Tennessee

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MSHA felt acquisition worth expense

April 2nd, 2009 12:00 am by JEFF KEELING

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Economic reports offer hope; some analysts say bottom is months away

April 2nd, 2009 12:00 am by Assocaiated Press

New economic reports on construction spending, manufacturing and pending home sales suggest the recession may be moving closer to a bottom. But most analysts think the low point is still months away, with more bad news likely before the economy stabiliz

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Exide to lay off 567 workers at Bristol battery plant

April 1st, 2009 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling

BRISTOL, Tenn. Company official Bruce Cole said Wednesday the layoffs are "indefinite," but they "hope for an improvement in the marketplace that may allow us to put people back to work at our Bristol facility."

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