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Coyotes gone, parents, pet owners relax

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that the plaintive late-night wails of coyotes have abated in a West Knoxville subdivision - at least for now.

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82-year-old deer hunter falls to death from tree stand

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Authorities say the death of a hunter in West Tennessee appears to be accidental.

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Rainfall tentatively associated with autism in children

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Medical News Today is reporting that populations of children who live in counties with higher levels of annual precipitation tend to have higher prevalence of autism, according to a report released on November 3, 2008 in Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescen

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Diabetes up 90% in U.S. - Tennessee among 10 worst states

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Scary Halloween news from the CDC: Type 2 diabetes is up 90% since 1997.

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Luxury consumers scrimp for sake of planet, and because it's cheaper

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Kelli Donley, a 29-year-old executive at a nonprofit group in Tempe, Ariz., told the Wall Street Journal she has always been environmentally conscious, bringing her own bags to the grocery store and limiting her driving. Now she's "conserving clothing," t

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Tennessee in recession, Virginia other states dangerously close

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

What started out as a housing problem in a few states has now exploded into a full-fledged recession, with a majority of states now in or dangerously close to recession.

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Judge sentences 'dangerous offender' serving life to 37 additional years in prison

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Bristol Herald-Courier a desire to keep the public safe from a "dangerous offender" and give justice to a murder victim's family led a judge Monday to tack 37 years on to the life sentence already being served by a man in federal prison.

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Voting heavy in region as polls open

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Rain Smith

Election day has kicked off with quite a surge in the region. Before voting began more than 100 people were lined up at the Sullivan County Election Office in Blountville, while about 400 voters cast ballots in the first hour at Bristol Virginia's precinc

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