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Heavy community support funded Tweetsie Trail

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The official opening of the long awaited Tweetsie Trail is finally here. Thursday is the ribbon cutting, followed by a celebration this weekend at the Tweetsie Trail Trek on Saturday.The approximately six mile trail connects Johnson City and Elizabethton by a stretch of abandoned rail line.Getting the trail built and opened took involvement from both city governments and countless members of the community.“We really needed a place for people to have a quiet trail to recreate,” said Ray Flynn,... More>>

FBI investigating reports of attacks on US banks

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The FBI is investigating a hacking attack on JPMorgan Chase and at least one other bank, according to reports citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter. More>>

Federal court filings show holes used for sex acts inside Bristol adult novelty store

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Federal court documents reveal in the past, the owner of an adult novelty store on State Street in Bristol, Va. was selling more than just lingerie, pornography and synthetic drugs. Instead, pictures filed at the federal courthouse in Greeneville earlier this month show waist-high holes in private rooms inside Exotic Illusions. More>>

Health officials investigating increase in salmonella cases

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The Northeast Tennessee Regional Health Office is investigating a sharp increase in salmonella cases.According to health officials, 19 cases of salmonella have been reported in the area since August 7th. A total of only 25 cases have been reported all year. Health officials said salmonella is often underreported, and there could be many more cases that have gone undiagnosed.The health department is investigating if there are any common links between the patients.Patients are asked about food ... More>>

Storm Team 11 Weather: Fair and mild overnight

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Scattered thunderstorms possible Thursday afternoon

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Snakes and bear lead Rock Springs Elementary to close playground, outside areas

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A Sullivan County school closed its playground and outside areas today after multiple reports of wildlife on school grounds.  Rock Springs Elementary School sent out a letter to parents saying a black rate snake was found in the school and three black rate snakes were found outside the building last week. More>>

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