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RAM Clinic returning to Wise with free medical care

RAM Clinic returning to Wise with free medical care

July 8th, 2013 1:21 pm by Stephen Igo

Organizers for Remote Area Medical announced Monday that the clinic will be returning to Wise County later this month for the 14th year to provide free medical care to thousands of patients who need it.

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Allegiant Air sees dollar signs at TCRA

Allegiant Air sees dollar signs at TCRA

July 8th, 2013 11:53 am by Hank Hayes

The business model for the Las Vegas-based low-fare carrier, which started offering flights from Tri-Cities Regional Airport to Orlando in 2007, is focused on linking travelers in small cities to leisure destinations.

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Gas prices fell over July 4th holiday period

Gas prices fell over July 4th holiday period

July 8th, 2013 11:21 am by Staff Report

Gas prices fell last week during the busiest summer holiday weekend and continue to fall this week, according to AAA East Tennessee.

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Farmers worry about fate of immigration bills

Farmers worry about fate of immigration bills

July 8th, 2013 8:26 am by JOHN FLESHER, Associated Press

From Christmas tree growers in the Appalachians to Wisconsin dairy farmers, agricultural leaders are pleading with Congress for an immigration bill that includes more lenient and less complex rules for hiring farm workers.

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Officials probe why crashed SF jet flew too slow

Officials probe why crashed SF jet flew too slow

July 8th, 2013 8:20 am by JASON DEAREN and JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

Officials investigating a jetliner crash in San Francisco have determined that Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was traveling "significantly below" the target speed during its approach and that the crew tried to abort the landing.

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Ex-Unicoi County sheriff’s third trial starts Monday

Ex-Unicoi County sheriff’s third trial starts Monday

July 8th, 2013 8:11 am by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

For the third time in less than a year, former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris will face trial in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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Airline: Asiana pilot had little experience flying 777s

Airline: Asiana pilot had little experience flying 777s

July 7th, 2013 11:50 pm by JASON DEAREN, Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO — Pilots of Asiana Flight 214 were flying too slowly as they approached San Francisco airport, triggering a warning that the jetliner could stall, and they tried to abort the landing.

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NTSB: 10 killed in Alaska plane crash

NTSB: 10 killed in Alaska plane crash

July 7th, 2013 11:05 pm by MARK THIESSEN, Associated Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An air taxi crashed Sunday at an Alaska airport, killing all 10 people aboard, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator said.

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Broughton seeks Board of Education vote to remove Yennie

Broughton seeks Board of Education vote to remove Yennie

July 7th, 2013 7:30 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Board of Education member Todd Broughton has requested a BOE vote on terminating Director of Schools Jubal Yennie’s employment if he declines to resign.

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Shull takes call for countywide school facilities study panel before Sullivan BOE

Shull takes call for countywide school facilities study panel before Sullivan BOE

July 7th, 2013 7:23 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Commissioner Pat Shull has brought his call for a committee to look at the best use of school facilities and assets across the county and its cities before the county school board.

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