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Shoveling heavy snow could cause heart problems

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:53pm
Doctors are warning people to use caution when it comes to shoveling snow.
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Some people working overtime due to snow

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:51pm
For some people, Wednesday’s snow meant a day off of school or work, but others don't have that option -- some workers must be on the job all the time.
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Report: Rutgers' AAC exit fee set at $11.5M

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:47pm
Rutgers and the American Athletic Conference reached an agreement on a exit fee that clears the final hurdle to becoming a member of the Big Ten on July 1.
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Silver: No plans for Seattle expansion in near future

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:45pm
Less than a year after Seattle failed in its bid to bring the Sacramento Kings to the Pacific Northwest, new NBA commissioner Adam Silver indicated this week that the league has no immediate plans to expand there.
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Reporting power outages during winter storm

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:43pm
The snow storm hitting our region is expected to dump up to eight inches of snow. Power crews in Washington County, Virginia were at Exit 14 off Interstate 81 Wednesday evening keeping an eye on the lines.
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Elway receives extension, adds GM title

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:43pm
John Elway picked up an additional title and a three-year contract extension from the Denver Broncos on Wednesday.
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Incognito continues Twitter rant against Martin

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:16pm
Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito went on another Twitter rant Wednesday directed at teammate Jonathan Martin regarding their high-profile bullying scandal.
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Local sporting events postponed

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 5:20pm
Due to inclement weather, Wednesday's District 1-AAA basketball tournament games have been postponed.
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Local sporting events postponed

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 5:20pm
Due to inclement weather, Wednesday's District 1-AAA basketball tournament games have been postponed.
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Derek Jeter to retire from Yankees after 2014

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 4:49pm
Derek Jeter, who led the Yankees to five World Series titles during his first 19 seasons, announced Wednesday that he will retire at the end of the 2014 major league baseball season. "I could not be more sure. I know it in my heart. The 2014 season wi...
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Seven juveniles charged with vandalizing buses

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 4:35pm
Elizabethton Police tell us seven high school students have been charged with vandalizing a number of school buses earlier this month.
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Smyth County warns residents of impassable roads

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 4:16pm
Due to rapidly deteriorating weather conditions, the Smyth County Office of Emergency Management is warning all citizens to be prepared for impassable roads, including Interstate 81, as heavy snowfall is anticipated through Thursday morning.
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Medals awarded in Olympic pairs figure skating

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 3:07pm
Russia had two pairs in the top three positions heading into Wednesday's free skate portion of the pairs figure skating competition. Click on to see if they managed to hold those spots for Olympic medals.
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Russell County authorities offer weather advice

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:41pm
Jess Powers, Russell County Emergency and Hazardous Materials Coordinator, sent the following the press release about the winter weather heading into the area.
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Michael Jordan welcomes twin daughters

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:41pm
Michael Jordan can now field a full basketball team of offspring. The Hall of Famer's wife, Yvette, gave birth to twin girls Sunday, reported Tuesday.
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KPD advises motorists to heed winter storm warning

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:38pm
The Kingsport Police Department has taken extra steps to be prepared to respond to weather related incidents.
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Closer Holland, Royals settle on one-year deal

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:25pm
Closer Greg Holland reached agreement with the Kansas City Royals on a one-year, $4.675 million contract.
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Amazon announces it will hire more than 2,500 workers

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 11:52am
Amazon says it is hiring more than 2,500 full-time workers for fulfillment centers around the United States.
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Farmers urged to prepare for winter storm

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 11:50am
Virginia farmers are being urged to prepare for the latest winter storm.
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Olympic skiers hit slopes for women's downhill medals

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 11:44am
Julia Mancuso was America's best chance for a medal in Wednesday's downhill event. See if she came through for her second medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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