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Johnson City police demonstrate traffic stop procedures

Blue lights can add a stress to anyone's road-trip, but not just for drivers, for officers too. News 5 is taking an inside look at what it's like on the other side of the law, learning the ins-and-out of the Johnson City Police Department.

Water bills going up?

The Bristol City Council passed an ordinance on first reading that could increase the price of water.

1 dead in boating accident on Holston River

We’re getting new information on Tuesday’s tragic boating accident on the Holston River. It happened late in the afternoon below the TVA John Sevier Fossil Plant near Rogersville. The victim was a 65-year-old man.

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.

Affordable housing program fights veteran homelessness

For many veterans, the transition to life after service can be rough. An upcoming event should make things a little easier by highlighting services for veterans across our region.

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.

Tennessee's Cannabis bill gets reaction from medical marijuana advocates.

The bill will let seizure patients bring cannabis oil with a very low dose of T-H-C into the state as long as they have a  prescription from a doctor.

Nuclear Fuel Services

Emergency preparedness exercise will look & sound real

This is your heads-up NOT to worry if you hear alarms and see emergency vehicle traffic near Nuclear Fuel Service on Wednesday.


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