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Alabama issues statewide stay-home order starting Saturday

"We are past urging people to stay at home. It is now the law."

Police recover runaway and missing 3 year old in Chattanooga

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office reports that a missing child from an Amber Alert was found safe in Chattanooga...

Hamilton County Schools postponing graduations and proms

" we are committed to doing everything possible to provide the graduation experience for the Class of 2020."
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Chattanooga Convention Center Prepares For COVID-19 Patients

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Governor Bill Lee is preparing for positive Coronavirus test numbers to surge. During a press conference the Governor announced that he was...
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Gov. Lee preparing Chattanooga for the Covid-19 Surge

Discusses better testing, Convention Center facility with local leaders
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Chickamauga family that lost everything to a house fire says “it couldn’t have come...

CHICKAMAUGA, Ga - (WDEF) A North Georgia family has lost everything as the result of  a house fire. “You think, it's never ever going to happen...
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3 new Covid-19 deaths in Hamilton County

20 of the cases can be traced back to just one person

Google Releases User Location Data Showing Affects of Social Distancing

Google has started releasing location data to help public health officials track how people are responding to lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Thursday Covid-19 cases in our area

We're adding the numbers for the entire coverage area in Southeast Tennessee, North Carolina and Northwest Georgia
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More Outdoor park closings around Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - While a controversy is brewing in Georgia over closing state parks and waterways, more parks are closing around Chattanooga. TVA is closing...

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