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ASD WoodRight program selects six communtiies for aid

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:39am
WoodRight Forest Products, a project of Appalachian Sustainable Development, has selected six focus communities to help link Central Appalachian forest products to consumers.
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Health Wagon scheduled to be featured Sunday on '60 Minutes'

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:50pm
The show is expected to air at 7 p.m., according to a written statement from The Health Wagon.
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UVa recruiting dedicated students for master's program in nursing

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:46pm
The university announced earlier this month that it will bring its master's entry program, a clinical nurse leader program, to the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center starting in 2015.
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Mid-Atlantic Garden Faire sows plans for spring event

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:28pm
This year's Mid-Atlantic Garden Faire will be held from May 2-4 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center.
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City releases remaining $16 million in bonds after The Pinnacle acquires the required retail space.

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:26pm
City Council members voted Tuesday to allocate the remaining general obligation bonds promised to The Pinnacle's developer last January once retail commitments were met.
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Wise County man charged with domestic assault, assault on officer

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:00pm
A deputy received minor injuries after being bitten by the suspect's dog.
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Soldier kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood before killing himself

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 6:13pm
The shooter, who served in Iraq in 2011, had been undergoing an assessment to determine whether he had post-traumatic stress disorder.
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Federal waiver gives Tenn. hospitals $80M

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:49pm
Tennessee is the only state in the country without guaranteed access to Medicaid's disproportionate share hospital program.
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General Shale appoints Smith to CEO

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:19pm
A 22-year veteran of General Shale has been appointed its chief executive officer.
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Virginia Education Association re-elects president

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:08pm
Meg Gruber has been re-elected president of the Virginia Education Association.
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Virginia Intermont College seniors showcase work in Abingdon

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:00pm
All it took was developing her first roll of film, and Marjorie Ann Fishback, a senior at Virginia Intermont College, knew exactly the career path she wanted to pursue.
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Mayoral candidates forum scheduled

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:42pm
Other county office and commission candidates will be on-hand
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Health Wagon segment scheduled to air on 60 Minutes Sunday

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:41pm
The Health Wagon is scheduled to be featured in an upcoming segment of CBS' 60 Minutes.
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King holding alumni festival

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:32pm
Activities takes place throughout the week
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Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:24pm
RICHMOND, Va. — A report issued Wednesday by a justice reform organization says that Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.
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Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:16pm
A justice reform organization says Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.
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Audit: Mine injury underreporting data lacking

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:15pm
U.S. Dept. of Labor says the agency has taken steps to make more accident and illness repors, but said more can be done.
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UPDATE: Second victim multi-vehicle crash in Wythe County identified

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:57am
Tanya Mann, 56, was driving a 2000 Lexus that crashed into an overturned tractor-trailer on I-81 early Tuesday.
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Find – and fix – the cause of your fatigue

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:15am
National survey results suggest that "utterly exhausted" may be America's new normal, Consumer Reports notes.
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Spring has sprung at the Glade Spring Farmers Market

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:15am
It's Spring and the fresh veggies from last year are long gone and the farmers are just getting their hands dirty preparing the soil and planting the first seeds.
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