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My First Job: Kim Moore

TriCities.com - Sun, 10/29/2017 - 11:35pm
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K-9 officers help law enforcement officials tackle crime

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 11:20pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — K-9 officers are one of the most useful tools the police department has to locate suspects or evidence that links them to a crime. Whether police are looking for a gun, drugs, explosives or a missing person,…
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Two people injured in Wise County altercation

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 10:48pm
APPALACHIA, Va.—Two people received non-life threatening injuries Saturday in an altercation in Wise County, authorities said.
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PUMPKIN PALOOZA AND TRICK-OR-TREATING ON STATE STREET

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 9:30pm
Kids of all ages came to the Farmers Market at the Downtown Center, 810 State St., on Saturday for the annual Pumpkin Palooza and Trick-or-Treating on State Street, hosted by Bristol Tennessee Parks & Recreation Department and Believe in Bristol.
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Local families get winter wear at Coats for Kids

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 9:29pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Local residents searched for winter attire Saturday during the 18th annual Coats for Kids event at King University.
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Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion receives one of the “50 for 50 Arts Inspiration Awards” in Virginia

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 12:03am
The Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion music festival has received one of the “50 for 50 Arts Inspiration Awards” from the Virginia Commission for the Arts.
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Sunnybrook residents will have their day in court

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 12:02am
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Chancery Court Judge E.G. Moody said Sunnybrook residents Ritchie and Roma Phillips deserve to have their day in court.
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Washington County selects new emergency service provider for Glade Spring

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 12:00am
ABINGDON, Va. — Washington County, Virginia, has chosen C-Trans Ambulance Service to provide 911 Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support to the Glade Spring service area.
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Weekend forecast: Chilly, wet weather with chance for snow flurries

TriCities.com - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 12:00am
The final weekend of October is expected to be a chilly one, with snow flurries forecast for higher elevations in the Mountain Empire.
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King University to eliminate 9 faculty positions

TriCities.com - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 4:45pm
Bristol, TENN. -- President Alexander Whitaker of King University confirmed to the Bristol Herald Courier on Friday that nine faculty positions at the main campus in Bristol will be eliminated in the following year. Two faculty members at the Knoxville…
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Maryland man sentenced in SWVA musician's death

TriCities.com - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 3:37pm
LEBANON, Va.—A Maryland man received a nine year prison sentence Thursday in connection with a New Years Day crash that left a Norton, Virginia, man dead.
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KPD: Chimpanzee-masked bandit robs Kingsport business

TriCities.com - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 2:27pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn.—A person wearing a chimpanzee mask held up a Kingsport convenience store on Thursday evening,
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Wildlife center admits 43rd bald eagle patient this year

TriCities.com - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 6:16am
WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) — Hunters using lead ammunition are posing real harm to bald eagles.
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King University to eliminate 9 faculty positions

TriCities.com - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 12:15am
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Facing declining enrollment and searching for ways to cut costs, King University will eliminate more than a dozen jobs, including full-time faculty, the school announced Friday.
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After car crash, man with quadriplegia shares his story with students

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 11:53pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Chris Skinner’s life changed forever on June 10, 2000.It was a hot summer night, and Skinner was in the passenger side of a car, leaving a wedding reception and riding to another party just two miles down…
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Wise County commonwealth's attorney wants to subpoena Gov. McAuliffe and Lt. Gov. Northam

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 11:52pm
Wise County’s commonwealth’s attorney filed a motion Thursday seeking to subpoena Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe; Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam, who is the Democratic nominee for governor; and Secretary of the Commonwealth Kelly Thomasson regarding five cases involving felons seeking the…
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Northeast State Community College closing Bristol campus

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 11:52pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Northeast State Community College will close its Bristol campus on Dec. 19.The decision is part of the college’s correction action plan to align revenues and expenses.
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Public safety officers investigating gyrocopter crash at Tri-Cities Airport

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 11:51pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Public safety officers are investigating after an aircraft crashed Thursday at Tri-Cities Airport.
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Regional cooperation and state funds could help complete Aerospace Park

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 10:39pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — The Tri-Cities Airport Authority Board has entered into an agreement to purchase $8.5 million of revenue bonds on behalf of the cities of Bristol, Kingsport and Johnson City and the Tennessee counties of Sullivan and Washington for…
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BVU audit has qualified result, positive financials

TriCities.com - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 10:39pm
BRISTOL, Va. — BVU Authority’s new audit was unveiled Thursday, showing stabilizing finances for the company — along with some expected negative findings that BVU is already working on addressing.
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