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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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Domtar's Ridgefields center to add 15-20 jobs

December 17th, 2008 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT Domtar Corp. Wednesday bucked the trend of a troubled economy, announcing 15 to 20 new jobs for its paper converting center here by mid-2009. Company officials said a sheeter and skid wrapper will start operations at its Ridgefields Converting

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Eastman Chemical cutting $100 million - wage, salary increases axed

December 17th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Eastman officials said wage and salary increases for 2009 will be eliminated, vacation carry-over amounts will be reduced and overtime will be eliminated wherever possible.

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