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Partnership discusses dangers of high ozone levels

Partnership discusses dangers of high ozone levels

May 15th, 2015 5:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Since the partnership was founded, a number of things have contributed to the reduction of dangerous ozone layers and air pollution in the Tri-Cities.

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Photo Gallery: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Fallen Officer Memorial

May 15th, 2015 3:19 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Friday morning service remembering Sullivan County officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.

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Pint-sized pyro ignites child neglect arrest

Pint-sized pyro ignites child neglect arrest

May 15th, 2015 2:24 pm by Rain Smith

Upon response to a report of fire on Derwood Court, officers found "a storage building fully engulfed in flames." A neighbor then waved down the officer, pointing out a "small boy" who had been running around with a gas can.

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Needed or Not? KHRA explains travel expenses

Needed or Not? KHRA explains travel expenses

May 15th, 2015 1:52 pm by Matthew Lane

A majority of the training sessions were either done in house, locally or within the state of Tennessee, and according to KHRA officials, were necessary for staff to be knowledgeable of the latest changes to HUD regulations.

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KPD: Man says he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

KPD: Man says he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

May 15th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

The discovery of an "emaciated" dog has prompted the arrest of a Kingsport man, according to police, as he estimated that he hadn't fed the animal in a month and a half.

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Fired Sevier County deputy indicted for sex-on-the-job allegations

Fired Sevier County deputy indicted for sex-on-the-job allegations

May 15th, 2015 8:40 am by Associated Press

A fired Tennessee deputy has been indicted on accusations of having sex on the job with a woman he met earlier the same day while answering a 911 call. While at her home, he allegedly ignored calls for service.

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Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summer

Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summer

May 15th, 2015 8:13 am by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

Delta will also fly to Cuba - someday.

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Official: VA improperly spends $5 billion a year on health

Official: VA improperly spends $5 billion a year on health

May 15th, 2015 7:34 am by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

"Gross mismanagement" by senior agency leaders has wasted billions of dollars and made a "mockery" of federal laws regarding purchasing of goods and services, said Jan Frye, deputy assistant secretary for acquisition and logistics.

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'King of the Blues' legend B.B. King dead at age 89

'King of the Blues' legend B.B. King dead at age 89

May 15th, 2015 7:17 am by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was 89.

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Kingsport murderer dies on death row

Kingsport murderer dies on death row

May 14th, 2015 8:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Sullivan County man sentenced to death in 1978, making him the longest tenured Tennessee inmate on death row, died Wednesday of natural causes.

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