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In a recession, it's survival of the fittest

December 22nd, 2008 12:00 am by Assocaited Press

Economic cycles are Darwinian, picking off weak companies and leaving survivors stronger. More than a year into the recession, solid retailers have their pick of mall space. Respected banks are getting an influx of deposits. Tech companies with money to s

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Price of gas hits lowest point in nearly five years

December 21st, 2008 12:00 am by The Associated Press

The average national price of gasoline fell 9 cents in the past two weeks, bringing it to its lowest point in nearly five years, according to a national survey released Sunday.

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Domtar, Cooper Standard to shut down over Christmas

December 20th, 2008 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT Domtar Paper Co. LLC is temporarily ceasing paper production at its Kingsport mill starting Tuesday, with production to resume Monday, Dec. 29.

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Tenn. jobless rate decreases slightly during November

December 19th, 2008 12:00 am by Associated Press

SMYRNA, Tenn. Gov. Phil Bredesen said Friday he was pleased Tennessee's unemployment rate decreased for the second straight month in November, but warned that there were still tough times ahead.

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Kingsport Power set to boost rates by 24%

December 18th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT Beginning next year, electric bills may give customers a jolt.

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Wyndham closing Johnson City call center operation

December 17th, 2008 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling

A telephone call center that markets vacation properties will shut its doors by mid-February, putting 233 people out of work.

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