Early voters experiencing long lines across Tri-Cities on first day

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – Early voting in Tennessee began on Wednesday, October 14 and lines were out the door across the region.

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In Johnson City, lines for early voting at the Princeton Arts Center on Oakland Avenue were seen extending far outside.

Early voters in Kingsport were lined up outside of the Kingsport Civic Auditorium.

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In Greene County, the line for early voting extended back into the parking lot from the election office.

In Virginia, the registration deadline for voters was extended until October 15 after technical issues caused outages for many state agencies on Tuesday.

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