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Yager bills advance

(Submitted)  Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) advanced legislation in the State Senate on Wednesday to aid local ambulance services in Tennessee by implementing a quarterly coverage assessment, similar to the assessment that has prevented catastrophic cuts in hospitals in Tennessee.   Senate Bill 704 would place the assessment in a fund, allowing the state to …

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AC receives state award

Anderson County has received the “John S. Wilder Rebuild Tennessee” Award from the Tennessee Development District Association (TDDA). Anderson County was recognized for the development of a temporary campus of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT). The temporary facility will be located in the remodeled Hensley Shopping Center, a …

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Campbell fire victim dies from injuries

Investigators in Campbell County are working to figure out what started a fire at a Caryville motel that killed an elderly woman. Early Monday morning, emergency responders were called to the Travel Lodge Motel in Caryville on a call of a fire in one of the rooms. The first ones …

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