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VDOT sets hearing on privatelyfunded Exit 14 improvements

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Staff report

ABINGDON - The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a design public hearing March 15 regarding a proposed $7 million privately funded project that would accelerate construction of modifications to the Interstate 81 Exit 14 interchange in Abi

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Craig Morgan to perform at Lincoln Memorial University

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Staff report

HARROGATE, Tenn. - Country artist Craig Morgan will headline a concert in Tex Turner Arena on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University on March 31. Nashville club favorites Abel Kane and local band Side Project will open for Morgan.

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Boucher working to repeal tax on telecommunication services

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Staff report

U.S. Rep. Rick Boucher, D-Va., has joined with Georgia congressman John Lewis in introducing the Telephone Excise Repeal Act of 2007, legislation that would permanently eliminate the 109-year-old federal excise tax on telecommunication services.

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Architects update BOEon new school

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by CHRISTAN M. THOMAS

KINGSPORT - More details continue to take shape in the construction of a new elementary school in the Rock Springs community.

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Report provides Dems ammunition to cut pay to Medicare insurers

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Democrats looking for money to pay for health care priorities renewed their focus on insurers Thursday.

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House votes to ease unionization process

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Democrats rewarded organized labor Thursday for helping them retake control of Congress, passing a House bill that would make it easier for workers to start unions against companies' wishes.

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Tri-Cities gas pricesincrease 30 cents

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by JEFF KEELING

JOHNSON CITY - Gas prices have jumped more than 30 cents over the past month or so, but those close to the supply chain say their future direction is anyone's guess.

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Masked man with sawed-off shotgunrobs Black Diamond market in Lee

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by WALTER LITTRELL

EWING - Authorities are seeking a lone gunman who robbed the Black Diamond No. 2 market of an undetermined amount of money late Wednesday evening at the point of a sawed-off shotgun.

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Corporations combat insistent urban legends

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Knight Ridder

SEATTLE - Ever get one of those e-mails purporting that Starbucks doesn't support U.S. soldiers, or that Coca-Cola has randomly chosen you for a cash prize? How about the tale that there's pig fat in McDonald's soft-serve ice cream?

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