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Tax credit rewards homeowners for energy-efficient upgrades

February 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

Edward and Lena Murray recently decided to replace all the windows in their 1930s-era house to help improve energy efficiency and cut costs. They didn't realize the move would also land them a big tax break.

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Wall Street awaits word on government's plans for financial industry

February 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

This week, Washington will get another chance to prove to Wall Street it means business. Investors are expecting details on the Treasury Department's plans to fix the financial industry.

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TriSummit Bank readies for next phase at AEP building

February 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT TriSummit Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lynn Shipley said contractors with Little & Adams Inc. have completed demolition and abatement work on the building and have pulled their work trailers off the site.

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Cavalier Clinic to provide family medicine in Wise

February 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

WISE Dr. Michael Wheatley, a native of Wise County, hosted a grand opening celebration this week for the new Wise Cavalier Clinic, 417 W. Main St. It is the first Wellmont Health System physician practice in Wise.

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January another up month for average sales price of Kingsport homes

February 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Don Fenley

January was another up month for average home sales prices in Kingsport. The average sales price of a Kingsport home last month was $1,986 higher than the 2008 average sales price and a whopping $25,693 higher than the average sales price during the same

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Talks between Tri-Cities Regional Airport and main contractor have broken off

February 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

Mediation talks over an operating lease between Tri-Cities Regional Airport and its main general aviation contractor have broken off, TCRA's legal counsel said Wednesday.

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Lead law prohibits sale of youth dirt bikes, ATVs

February 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

When a government agency called for youth model dirt bikes and ATVs to be yanked from the market earlier this month, one area dealer had to take thousands of dollars in potential revenue off the showroom floor.

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Report shows recession deepened in Tri-Cities during 4th quarter, 2,100 jobs lost

February 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Hipple said the national and regional labor market pictures that emerge in this report are not a surprise. "The economy is locked in the worst business downturn since 1981-82, and faces the first real risk of a genuine depression since the 1930s."

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