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Town probes national forest plans
COEBURN — U.S. Forest Service officials sought recently to reassure town council that the Clinch Ranger District’s proposed Nettle Patch project will not damage the town’s alternative water supply ...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Go vote! Council elections are today
Residents of Coeburn, Pound, Appalachia and Big Stone Gap face big choices today as they vote for members of their town councils. Council elections also take place today in St. Paul and Wise. Polls...
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RAM flight drone going to Smithsonian
The Flirtey drone used to make the first federally approved drone delivery in the United States — in Wise County last summer — has been accepted into the collection of the Smithsonian Institution’s...
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Advocate, educate, celebrate
NORTON — When Kimberly Lawson asked her son, Connor, to pose beside her for a photograph on Tuesday inside his Norton Elementary and Middle School classroom, he paused. He soon agreed, proclaiming ...
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Trash tally: 500 bags
NORTON — A wooden sign at Benge’s Rock that implores people not to litter seemed like a cruel joke last Saturday. Just beyond the sign lay a saturated towel spilling out of a ripped trash bag. Brok...
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Experience America’s first frontier this weekend
DUFFIELD — The Appalachian Mountains were a cosmopolitan place in the late 1700s, resounding with the voices of settlers, colonial leaders, Native Americans, traders, slaves — men, women and childr...
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Sexual crimes, violence charged
A Coeburn man is charged with attempted murder, weapons charges and drug charges after he allegedly fired a gun at another person’s residence on one occasion and fired a gun at a moving vehicle on ...
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Great American Cleanup
See Friday’s edition for full coverage of Saturday’s countywide Great American Cleanup, including total trash tallies for all participating Wise County communities. The town of Pound rescheduled it...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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