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Sweetheart Weekend follows wintry Valentine's Day

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:43pm
Valentine’s Day may have been Friday, but some area leaders are calling this Sweetheart Weekend in an effort to make up for any lost business due to the snow.
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Blood donations down because of winter weather

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:42pm
This week's snow storm closed businesses throughout the Tri-Cities, among the hardest hit were blood donation clinics. Unfortunately for them, this isn’t the first time they've had to shut down this winter
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Man dies in river, fleeing from West Virginia deputies

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:41pm
Authorities say a man wanted on charges in West Virginia and Virginia died after jumping into the Big Coal River while fleeing pursuing deputies.
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PepsiCo calls workers in on weekend to catch up after snow days

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:32pm
News 5 discovered one the area’s most popular drink companies is playing catch up after this week's winter weather put their jobs on freeze.
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Body found in airplane wheel well at Dulles

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 5:17pm
Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport.
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John King back at Daytona

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:26am
Two years ago, local racer John King won the truck series race at Daytona. Next week he will try to win again.
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Saint Mary's Health Wagon receives grant

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:21am
People in Southwest Virginia are receiving a helping hand when it comes to keeping their hearts healthy.
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Sugar Mountain busy with 15 inches of fresh powder

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:43pm
We may be thousands of miles from Sochi but skiers at Sugar Mountain were in the Olympic spirit on Friday, tackling about a foot of fresh powder that fell earlier in the week.
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Seven-year-old boy in need of kidney

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:40pm
Marshall Jones of Abingdon celebrated his 7th birthday on Valentine's Day.  Now his family is trying to raise awareness about Marshall's need for a living kidney donor.
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A former local dentist, devoted Rotarian and Navy veteran passes away

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:23pm
Edgar Claude Hatcher, Jr., a beloved husband, father and grandfather, was a dentist in Bristol, Virginia-Tennessee for 33 years.
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Johnson City pharmacist arrested on attempted murder charge

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:15pm
A Johnson City pharmacist is waiting arraignment for attempted first degree murder  after police say he tried to kill his wife.
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Same-sex marriage ruling brings mixed emotions

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:09pm
The controversial ruling by a federal judge saying the same sex marriage ban in Virginia is unconstitutional has some people speaking out.
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Valentine's Day extended due to bad weather

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 9:59pm
Bad weather has all of the mayors of the Tri-Cities proclaiming that Valentine's Day is extended until Sunday.
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Evidence Asked For In McDonnell Case

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 7:58pm
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell’s attorneys are asking for access to evidence.
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A new business in Jonesborough is one

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 7:10pm
A new business in Jonesborough is one step closer to opening up, but still needs to clear a few hurdles.
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Volunteers deliver cupcakes for charity

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 7:00pm
Call it 'cupcakes for a cause' -- Blackbird Bakery in Bristol, Tennessee and Healing Hands Health Center are making a difference on Valentine's Day.
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King University president resigns amid controversy

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 6:51pm
King University officials tell us President Dr. Gregory D. Jordan has resigned from his position at the school.
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Lawmakers discuss 'guns in parks' bill

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 6:50pm
Gun laws are once again getting attention from Tennessee state lawmakers.
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Other regional closings and delays reported

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:44am
We are receiving several additional closings, delays, and schedule changes. This list will be updated throughout the day.
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Attorneys for former VA Governor seek evidence

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:16am
Attorneys for former VA Governor seek evidence
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