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Hepatitis A outbreak spreads to northeast Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (WDEF) - The Alabama Department of Public Health says it is investigating a hepatitis A outbreak that has spread into a second north...

Country band Alabama mark 50 years with new tour

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Country band Alabama will mark their 50th year together with a new tour in 2019, more than a year after...
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More child porn counts against Dekalb County man

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - A grand jury in northeast Alabama has added more child porn counts against a Fyffe man. 39 year old Brian...
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Suspect charged in fatal weekend stabbing in northeast Alabama

CROSSVILLE, Alabama (WDEF) - Austin Dell Gilbert has been charged with a fatal stabbing on Sand Mountain Sunday. It happened around 2 PM on Highway...

Police believe man shot on neighbor’s porch was accidental

CROSSVILLE, Alabama (WDEF) - Police continue to investigate a shooting over the weekend in northeast Alabama, even though it now looks accidental. George Allen Murphy...

TVA pulls the plug on Haney deal for Bellefonte Nuclear Plant

Deal collapses that would have let a private company finish the nuclear reactors that TVA began to build 40 years ago.
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Police release names in 2 fatal wrecks in Ft. Payne

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - Fort Payne police worked two fatal wrecks over the weekend. Early Sunday morning, a car ran head on into another...
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Fort Payne police charge man with elder abuse of an 84 year old

Victim suffered a gash on her hand from being slapped.
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Fort Payne native arrested in possible murder of elderly couple

The 77 and 75 year olds ran a motel in Birmingham, video shows man beating them.

Long and winding chase through Alabama, Tennessee & Georgia

The early morning chase almost ran a circle around and onto Sand Mountain Saturday.

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