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Bond refinancing could save city, taxpayers $1.5 million in interest

Bond refinancing could save city, taxpayers $1.5 million in interest

January 26th, 2015 12:41 pm by Matthew Lane

The bonds will be used to pay off four series of bonds from 2007 and 2008 that went to fund the construction of two downtown higher education buildings, a fire station on Stone Drive and energy saving measures done at five city buildings.

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Fire causes extensive damage to Bluff City business

Fire causes extensive damage to Bluff City business

January 26th, 2015 11:41 am by Nick Shepherd

Emergency crews responded to a call Sunday evening just before 6:30 about a fire at Watson's Marine, which suffered an estimated $1 million in damages.

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Reborn: IntelliHARTx's downtown campus consists of old buildings with a new purpose

Reborn: IntelliHARTx's downtown campus consists of old buildings with a new purpose

January 26th, 2015 10:20 am by Hank Hayes

IntelliHARTx's developing downtown Kingsport operations over a number of buildings are a "Patient Contact Center" meant to be anything but a stereotypical drab call center workspace, according to the company.

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Haslam making 6 more stops this week on Insure Tenn. tour

Haslam making 6 more stops this week on Insure Tenn. tour

January 26th, 2015 10:01 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is making six more stops around the state to promote his Insure Tennessee plan to extend health coverage to more than 200,000 low-income people.

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The yellow dot that says a lot: Program tells first responders about victims' medical issues

The yellow dot that says a lot: Program tells first responders about victims' medical issues

January 26th, 2015 8:28 am by Nick Shepherd

A sticker will be placed on the rear window on the driver's side of the participant's vehicle, and the final step will be to place the yellow dot folder containing all the medical information in the glove box.

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Tri-Cities native seeking  help in locating  injured airman he  helped save more than 40 years ago

Tri-Cities native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

January 25th, 2015 6:30 pm by Marci Gore

When Tom Swadley was an Air Force medic stationed in England, he met a young airman who had been severely injured in a motorcycle crash. The day of the accident, Swadley learned the injured man was from Kingsport.

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'No more room' - Scott County officials hope new animal shelter will increase adoptions

'No more room' - Scott County officials hope new animal shelter will increase adoptions

January 25th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

Although losing the county's dog pound to a fire in early December has been a "nightmare," officials are optimistic that once a new shelter is up and operational, it will be a big improvement for the county.

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'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

January 25th, 2015 5:53 pm by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

NEW YORK — A "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Connecticut starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far this winter.

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

January 25th, 2015 5:38 pm by Associated Press

OAK RIDGE — A new weapon against malware has been developed at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

January 25th, 2015 5:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

NETWORKS Clay Walker told the Hawkins County Industrial Development Board Thursday he's looking forward to having the Phipps Bend Industrial Park as "another arrow in our quiver."

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