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Solar energy firm takes the next step
WISE — Solar power could be coming to Wise County. The county’s Industrial Development Authority on Nov. 15 unanimously agreed to establish a memorandum of understanding with Energix Renewable Ener...
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Long-range growth plan being updated
About two and a half years have passed since work began to establish a new future development plan for Wise County. A 193-page draft comprehensive plan is now under review by a 30-plus member steer...
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Case made for water rate increase
COEBURN — A recent analysis of the town’s water operation adds to arguments for raising water rates in the near future. Art Mead, of the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of...
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Expansion to create 14 jobs
A local welding and fabrication business has been awarded a $250,000 loan to assist an expansion at its Norton-based operation. The Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority on Nov. 15 appr...
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Cop complaint yields arrest
Tables were turned Wednesday on a man who called Wise County 911 to report "two knucklehead cops" at a Pound gas station. Police were speaking to an individual outside of the Wildcat gas station wh...
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Gap man sought in stabbing incident
Big Stone Gap police are seeking the whereabouts of a suspect in a stabbing incident. Sgt. W.A. Hollinger said Troy Daniel Caudill, 55, of 915 Wood Ave. Apt. 3, is believed to be in Lee County afte...
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Inside out
An old, burned out building on Fifth Street in Norton has quite the view of the mountains beyond. Shooting through a window from the road behind, photographer Will Bouton captures a new inside-out ...
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Council gets street speeding update
WISE — Council last Tuesday received an update about speeding concerns on roads in the Gay Dawn Acres neighborhood. Police Chief Danny French told council his department had conducted a couple of s...
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