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More doctors refusing new Medicare patients

June 21st, 2010 4:49 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that the number of doctors refusing new Medicare patients because of low government payment rates is setting a new high, just six months before millions of Baby Boomers begin enrolling in the government health care program.Recent su

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Cooper, Alexander want funds for flood report

June 19th, 2010 2:00 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper and U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander say they would secure funding for the Army Corps of Engineers to produce a detailed report of the May flooding in Tennessee.

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Greeneville woman launches bid to counter Westboro's protest at Erwin airman's funeral

June 18th, 2010 11:48 pm by Brad Hicks

Greeneville resident Natasha Tenney said she was appalled when she heard members of the Westboro Baptist Church would be in Johnson City on Monday to picket the memorial service of Senior Airman Benjamin White. So appalled that she decided to take action.

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TVA halts solar power incentive program for fixes

June 18th, 2010 2:39 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Valley Authority is placing a moratorium on a popular program that pays homeowners and businesses that generate electricity from solar energy. The Tennessean reports about $31 million has been spent or committed of the

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