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1 dead in boating accident on Holston River

We just got our first picture from the scene of the deadly boating accident on the Holston River, late Tuesday afternoon. One person is dead and a second is hurt.

Autopsies & police interview with the double-murder defendants

Witnesses in the double-murder trial of a mother & daughter on Tuesday included the medical examiner, and we heard police interviewing the defendants the day after the so-called "Facebook murders.” Live reports continue Wednesday on News 5 WCYB. Follow @wcyb_Stephanie for live tweeting.

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Crossfit: what medical professional and trainers have to say

Crossfit is exactly what it sounds like. It aims to get you fit by cross training.

The fast pace and competitive nature make it a favorite for former athletes and people serious about fitness.

Home sales up in Virginia, esp. SW Virginia

The housing market is picking up across the country, and Southwest Virginia is showing some very big numbers.

The dog flu is spreading and there's no vaccine for this strain.

Flu season may be over for people but this year's dog flu is just ramping up according to veterinarians.

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StormTrack 5 Weather: A warm week ahead!

Above average temperatures this week with a few pop-up showers and thundershowers in the afternoons and evenings.

  Click here for the latest StormTrack 5 Forecast

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Woman in wheelchair wins -- a treadmill?

Any "Price is Right" fan has probably dreamed of one day going on the show and being summoned to "Come on down!" while simultaneously fearing the worst-case scenario of never making it on stage to meet host Drew Carey, or going over on the showcase s...

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Ferries set to run between US and Cuba

Americans looking to sail between the United States and Cuba will soon be able to board ferries destined for the island, though restrictions on who can operate the service and what types of travelers they carry remain in place.

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Big step forward for new ETSU football stadium

General Shale has announced a donation of a half a million bricks to help build East Tennessee State University's new football stadium on campus. You saw the announcement LIVE on News 5 WCYB at 5:30.

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Tuesday Night's StormTrack 5 Forecast: 05-05-15

Summer is invading spring's space this week.  Chief Meteorologist Dave Dierks has more 80s in the 7 day forecast.

Eyes On the Tropics...Already?

The Atlantic hurricane season doesn't begin until June 1, but some forecast models are hinting at an interesting coastal low later this week.  

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