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Kingston budget OKed

The Kingston City Council has approved its budget for the fiscal year that begins on Friday. The budget approved this month leaves tax rates where they are and provides 2-percent raises for city employees. The Council passed the budget 4-2 on second reading following a public hearing, during which no …

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Campbell man pleads guilty to abuse charges

Last week, a Campbell County man pleaded guilty to child sex charges. Ronald Lee Brady originally charged with two counts of aggravated sexual battery and two counts of rape of a child. Last week he entered a guilty plea on charges of aggravated sexual battery and was sentenced to 26 …

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Plats submitted for Main Street Oak Ridge

The subdivision plat for Main Street Oak Ridge, the redevelopment of the former Oak Ridge Mall, was submitted to the Anderson County Register of Deeds to be recorded on Tuesday afternoon, according to our partners at Oak Ridge Today. A plat is a map, drawn to scale, showing the divisions …

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Patching work underway in Oak Ridge

Rogers Group is patching parts of Illinois Avenue and Oak Ridge Turnpike in Oak Ridge. The work is expected to be complete by the end of the day Thursday, June 30, unless interrupted by weather or unforeseen problems, a press release said. Drivers should be aware of short-term temporary lane …

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Online voter registration law takes effect July 1st

Legislation sponsored by Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) providing for the establishment of an online voter registration system is among a number of bills set to go into effect on Friday, July 1.  Under the new statute, voters with an unexpired driver’s license or personal identification card issued by the Department of …

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