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State won't stop bars from infusing alcohol

Posted: 06/24/2013 - After warning bars and restaurants not to infuse alcohol for specialty drinks, the head of the state alcohol commission said the agency is suspending its plan to begin issuing penalties to establishments serving infused drinks.

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Rand Paul to headline fundraiser in Tennessee

Posted: 06/24/2013 - U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, of Bowling Green, Ky., is scheduled to attend the fundraiser at the Factory in Franklin on July 28. Several hundred people have attended the event in years past. Tickets are $50.

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I-440 eastbound to be closed 10 weekends into fall

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Travel on Interstate 440 in Nashville will be a weekend challenge all summer. Major concrete repairs on the eastbound lanes begin Friday, June 28, and will last for 10 weekends.

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1 killed, 3 injured in vehicle shooting

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Chattanooga police are investigating a shooting that has left one person dead and three others injured. Police said the four drove to a local hospital.

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Historic fire hall in Chattanooga for sale

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Chattanooga firefighter Commander Donnie Eaves inherited the old Number 12 Firehall on Forest Avenue because he was the city's youngest commander and no one else wanted it.

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VW mum on prospects for Chattanooga plant expansion

Updated: 06/24/2013 - Volkswagen calls its Chattanooga plant a global model for energy conservation and efficient production. But executives remain tightlipped about whether the facility is in line to produce a new crossover SUV.

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Carpenter House to help men with sickle cell

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Trevor Thompson, president of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Tennessee, told The Commercial Appeal that the Carpenter House will be among the first such residences in the country.

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Water quality complaints could be terrorism

Posted: 06/21/2013 - A state water official told members of a Tennessee environmental group that their water quality complaints could be considered an act of terrorism.

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Governor tells US not to bury nuke waste in Nevada

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Nevada's governor is telling the federal government the state doesn't want highly radioactive waste of the type that could be used to build a "dirty bomb" buried in shallow pits at the former national nuclear proving ground north of Las Vegas.

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Tenn. ends $40M in child allowances for unemployed

Posted: 06/21/2013 - The state is notifying Tennesseans drawing unemployment benefits that they will soon lose a weekly $15-per-child allowance as part of a new law signed by Republican Gov. Bill Haslam.

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Chattanooga mayor answers calls at 311 center

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Some callers to Chattanooga's 311 call center went straight to the top. Mayor Andy Berke put on a headset for about a half-hour and answered some calls on Thursday.

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Tennessee firm buys Michigan hospital

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Bell says $1 million will go to a charitable foundation to "support crucial needs in the community." The hospital didn't elaborate.

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I-75 reopened after crash in Chattanooga

Updated: 06/21/2013 - Police in Chattanooga have closed the southbound lanes of Interstate 75 after a tractor-trailer truck hauling a hazardous cargo overturned.

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Museum at Gray Fossil Site seeks volunteers

Posted: 06/21/2013 - The East Tennessee State University museum needs people for a variety of jobs, including greeting visitors, guiding groups, working the front desk and helping with the dig site.

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Scammers find new target: Tennessee corporations

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Corporations are required to file annual reports with the secretary of state's office and the letter asks for a $125 filing fee. The state fee is only $20.

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Retired nurse undergoes liver transplant

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Beverly Loyd was previously turned down because of insurance complications and had been referred to hospice care providers until Methodist University Hospital agreed to perform the surgery at no cost.

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