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Clintwood man sentenced in 2016 shooting

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 5:33pm
CLINTWOOD, Va. — A Clintwood man convicted of shooting his estranged wife and her parents in 2016 will serve 30 years in prison.
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Meth and gun charges filed in Bristol traffic stop

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 3:40pm
BRISTOL, Va.--Two people face charges after a traffic stop on Wednesday in Bristol, Virginia.
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Russell County authorities investigating sexual assault

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:55pm
The Russell County Sheriff's Office is investigating a sexual assault reported in the Castlewood area of the county.
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Second Harvest food bank kicks off summer feeding program for children

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:48am
KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee kicked off its summer feeding program today.
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Traffic alert: Portion of state Route 44 closed in Bluff City today

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:33am
BLUFF CITY, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Transportation has closed a portion of state Route 44 off of Main Street in Bluff City today to repair a sinkhole.
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Washington County deputies cleared in fatal officer-involved shooting

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:25pm
Three deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office will not face charges after a shooting earlier this month that resulted in the death of a Castlewood, Virginia, man.
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Eight arrests made during Trail Days festival

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:24pm
Eight people face an assortment of charges after last weekend’s Trail Days festival in Damascus, Virginia.
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Contractor breaks gas line in Volunteer Parkway work zone

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:24pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — A contractor struck a gas line Wednesday, resulting in the temporary closure of a portion of the Volunteer Parkway in Bristol.
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City's new budget a balancing act

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:54pm
BRISTOL, Va. — A bonus for employees, a new animal shelter, new emergency medical transport services and no hike in real estate taxes are among the key elements of the city’s fiscal 2018-19 operating budget.
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Animal shelter volunteers not happy with how they, animals treated

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:53pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Three volunteers at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter told county commissioners this week that a number of volunteers aren’t happy with how they and the animals are being treated.
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Sullivan County Animal Shelter cuts adoption fees to attract homes and ease overcrowding

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:53pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — The Sullivan County Animal Shelter is full, and adoption fees have been slashed for the rest of the month in hopes of finding homes for the dogs and cats.
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Crashes close section of Interstate 81 in Northeast Tennessee

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 4:43pm
FALL BRANCH, Tenn.—A portion of Interstate 81 in the Fall Branch are of Northeast Tennessee remains closed this afternoon due to multiple crashes.
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Northbound lane of Volunteer Parkway closed due to gas line break

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 4:00pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- The northbound lane of Volunteer Parkway near McDonalds and Sonic is temporarily closed this afternoon due to a gas line break.
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Fewer adopt fee waivers for records for the ‘public good’

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:19pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — The Tennessee Public Records Act is adamant that public records should be available.
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Bristol Virginia City Council approves budget with school cutback

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:18pm
BRISTOL, Va. — City leaders approved a fiscal 2018-19 operating budget that reduces local funding to its school system, despite the impassioned pleas from its superintendent.
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Memorial service for deceased veterans planned for East Hills Cemetery

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:07pm
A memorial service for the veterans buried at East Hills Cemetery in Bristol will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday.
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Big Stone Gap man charged with parental kidnapping

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:07pm
BIG STONE GAP, Va. — A Big Stone Gap man has been charged with parental kidnapping and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
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Coalition files to keep opioid lawsuit records public

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:06pm
The Tennessee Coalition for Open Government has filed a motion to intervene in state Attorney General Herbert Slatery’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharma to oppose restriction to the public’s access to case records.
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BRHA receives $800,000 in federal grant

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:06pm
BRISTOL, Va. — The Bristol Redevelopment and Housing Authority is slated to receive more than $803,000 in federal funding to support affordable housing, according to a written statement.
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United Way honors businessman John Tickle

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:05pm
BRISTOL, Va. — The Endowment Committee of the United Way of Bristol recognized businessman and philanthropist John Tickle on Tuesday for his services to the community.
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