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Kingsport man takes crack at wood-sculpture to pay bills

A Kingsport man is carving a new path from a bad situation. Wesley Sowlads was laid off about a week ago, and while looking for new work, he took a shot at a new hobby.

JCPD steps up patrol for Super Bowl weekend DUI enforcement

Police are stepping up patrols in anticipation of a weekend full of Super Bowl celebrating. The Johnson City Police Department is bringing in extra officers to catch people driving under the influence.

Certified ETSU students preparing taxes for free

For people in the Tri-Cities who want their taxes done but don't want to pay, a group is helping out in Johnson City.

Students offer free help filing taxes

If you need a little help filing your taxes this year ETSU business students are offering free assistance.

TN House of Reps seeks to limit federal power

The Tennessee House of Representatives voted to join four other states who want to form a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution.

StormTrack 5 Team

Super Bowl weekend weather looks nice!

Seasonably cool weather through the weekend. Big changes on the way for early next week!

  Click here for the latest StormTrack 5 Forecast

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Swaziland to send 18 elephants to U.S. zoos

Swaziland's plan to relocate 18 elephants to three American zoos is sparking condemnation from some conservationists.

The three male elephants and 15 females live in the Big Game Parks in the southern African nation.

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Utility spokesman says plant is 'safe and stable'

New York nuclear plant leak causes radioactivity in groundwater

A leak at the Indian Point nuclear facility in New York has sent contaminant into the area groundwater, causing radioactivity levels 65,000% higher than normal, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday.

The Backstretch Blog Top 16 in ’16: No. 15 Chase Elliott

There are 15 days until the 2016 Daytona 500 and so I continue my annual countdown of the drivers I think will make the 2016 Chase for the Championship.

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Saturday Night's StormTrack 5 Forecast Video

Meteorologist Ricky Matthews and the StormTrack 5 Weather Team are tracking a storm system that will bring rain and some snow to the region at the start of the work week. Details in the latest forecast video.

FAST FORECAST: 02-06-2016

Fast Forecast for Saturday morning, February 6th of 2016

Saturday Morning's StormTrack 5 Forecast: 02-06-16

Super Bowl weekend looks great!  After that, winter strikes back.  Meteorologist Chris Michaels has your StormTrack 5 forecast.

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