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Forest plans worry coalition, town
While some are satisfied with the U.S. Forest Service's Nettle Patch draft environmental assessment, the Clinch Coalition and the town of Coeburn still have concerns over the vegetation management ...
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Economic development news coming
The Wise County Industrial Development Authority and the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority Thursday issued invitations to an economic development announcement next month. This is ph...
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Fatal fire cause unknown
The cause of a fire that took the life of an Osaka woman had not been determined as of press time. Mary Katherine “Katie” Harris, 44, died when the mobile home she shared with her mother, Patricia ...
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Maarquette Volunteers
Volunteers from Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisc., spent their spring break doing volunteer work in the town of Clinchco March 11-18. Despite less than perfect weather conditions, the voluntee...
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Big chair unveiled
At press time Monday afternoon, Coeburn was set to unveil a welcoming gesture in the form of a giant rocking chair. It’s 11 feet tall, with a seat that is 6 feet wide and 7 feet deep. Two offenders...
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Regional job creation board named
The state board for the new GO Virginia economic development initiative has approved the governing board for Region One, which covers most of Southwest Virginia. Meeting March 14, the state board c...
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Town gets tourism funding pitch
COEBURN — The Heart of Appalachia Tourism Authority seeks more funding from local governments as its coal-related income source continues to shrink. Executive Director Kitty Barker met with Coeburn...
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Snow from a bird’s-eye view
Sammy Belcher used drone technology to capture this unique image of the High Knob observation tower covered in snow from this week’s late-season storms. SAMMY BELCHER PHOTO
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  • ODP proposes fuel factor hike
    by WAYNE BARBER • Contributing Writer
    03.17.17 - 12:02 am
  • Town seeks water customers, meters
    by JEFF LESTER • NEWS EDITOR
    03.17.17 - 12:01 am
  • School traffic roundtable is tonight
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    03.16.17 - 12:05 am
  • Burke retires as public works director
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    03.16.17 - 12:04 am
  • BSG, Spearhead look for forward momentum
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    03.16.17 - 12:03 am
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