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Flu hospitalizations on the rise in average Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WKRN) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has classified Tennessee as “high” for influenza activity, with data collected from the week ending Christmas Day. The statistics come as the region is also experiencing an increase in hospitalizations for influenza. “Obviously the flu is waking up across the country and right here in Tennessee. In addition, we ...

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Tennessee’s Bill Dance Signature Lakes Initiative Announced | Sports

Nashville – Governor Bill Lee and fishing icon Bill Dance announced a new initiative to improve and enhance Tennessee lakes, increase visitor numbers and honor Dance’s legacy with the creation of Bill Dance Signature Lakes. TWRA and the State of Tennessee will invest $ 15 million in above and below water improvements in 18 lakes that bear the Dance fishing ...

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Tennessee Planned Parenthood destroyed in early morning fire | Tennessee News

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) – A Tennessee Planned Parenthood apartment building was destroyed by fire early in the morning on Friday, Planned Parenthood officials said. The Knoxville Fire Department crews were called around 6:40 a.m. after seeing thick smoke billowing from behind the structure, Deputy Fire Chief Brent Seymour told the Knoxville News Sentinel. The blaze had already engulfed parts of ...

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Tennessee Voices with Victor Evans, Executive Director of TennesseeCAN

David Plazas is the Opinion and Engagement Director for USA TODAY Network Tennessee. The subject of public education elicits a wide range of emotions and ideas about whether it is working, whether it is receiving enough money, and whether the money is being invested in the right way. Recently, Governor Bill Lee and the Tennessee Department of Education agreed to ...

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Donald Eugene Durham | Obituary

BOONES CREEK – Donald Eugene Durham, 83, of the community of Boones Creek joined his Lord and Savior on Friday, December 24, 2021, following a brief illness. He was born and raised in Washington County, Tennessee, and graduated from Boones Creek High School. Donald retired from the Tennessee Department of Transportation after 35 years of service. He was a founding ...

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New Tennessee State Veterans Home in Cleveland nears completion

CLEVELAND, Tennessee – The $ 47.9 million, 108-bed Tennessee State Veterans Home in Bradley County is expected to be completed in 2022. “This project would not have been possible without the support of the community, and we are delighted to be able to provide a state-of-the-art facility for Southeastern Tennessee veterans,” said the board’s executive director. of Tennessee State Veterans’ ...

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Biden extends student loan repayment hiatus for another three months – Tennessee Lookout

President Joe Biden will continue a pandemic-induced hiatus on student loan repayments until May 1, he said on Wednesday. Loan repayments were scheduled to resume on Jan.31, after months in which the US Department of Education did not demand payments during the pandemic. Biden has asked the department to extend the moratorium initially imposed by President Donald Trump’s administration. It ...

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Donald Trump has received a COVID-19 vaccine booster. Most Tennesséens do not have

While vaccine booster shots are said to offer the strongest defense against the latest wave of coronavirus and the unprecedented rise in the omicron variant, the shots receive a lukewarm response in Tennessee, even among residents who have adopted the vaccination earlier in the pandemic. So far, only about 1.1 million Tennessee residents have received a booster, which represents about ...

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FC COVID death toll rises to 110 | Coronavirus news

Franklin County has now recorded 110 total deaths from COVID-19 with eight deaths in the region reported by the Tennessee Department of Health so far in December. The eight COVID deaths for December are the highest for a month in Franklin County since February. The county now has 8,344 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in total, including 8,121 cases listed ...

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Wastewater Law Enforcement: Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Draft Order / Assessment Regarding Kingston Explosives Manufacturing Facility | Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, PLLC

Download PDF The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (“TDEC”) issued a Director’s Order and Assessment (“Order”) to BAE Systems Ordinance Systems, Inc. (“BAE”) on November 15 regarding the violations. of the Clean Water Act National Pollution Discharge Elimination. System license (“NPDES”). See Case No. WPC21-0093. The ordinance states that BAE operates the Holston Army Munitions Plant (“Site”) and manufactures ...

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