TN Valley

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee — the state's dominant health insurance provider — is asking to raise rates by an average of 19 percent for its exchange plans in 2015, according to documents filed with the state of Tennessee.

Volkswagen Group of America chief Michael Horn on Tuesday said that the new sport utility vehicle the company will produce at its Chattanooga plant is “a stunner.”

Beaulieu International Group, not to be confused with Beaulieu of America, will establish its U.S. headquarters in Cartersville, Ga. and create 350 new jobs over five years.

A Chattanooga startup will compete in the final round of a nationwide business competition next month after winning $20,000 in a semifinal round in June.

Sky Ridge Medical Center in Cleveland, Tenn., will expand into Hamilton County next year by opening physician offices in a new building taking shape at Cambridge Square in Ooltewah.

RICHMOND, Va. — Joe Camel is bulking up to take on the Marlboro Man.

Sola Salon Studios will enter the Chattanooga market this fall with a new studio in the Hamilton Corner shopping center near Hamilton Place Mall.

Volkswagen plans to invest another $600 million in its Chattanooga assembly plant and hire another 2,000 workers to start making a sports utility vehicle by the end of 2016.

A local developer who hopes to build a 240-unit apartment complex and shopping center on East Brainerd Road met heavy opposition from neighbors at Monday's Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission meeting and will have to delay his plans for at least 30 days.

Pilot Flying J has reached a deal with federal prosecutors to avoid criminal charges against the company.

In the past five years, nearly $8 billion of new construction and expansion projects have been added or announced in Southeast Tennessee from the five major projects.

AgGeorgia Farm Credit, a lending cooperative owned by its member-borrowers, recently mailed out $7.5 million to its members, including $435,163 to members of the Chatsworth and Lafayette branches in Northwest Georgia, based upon the coop’s surplus earnings during in previous years.

It’s a sultry summer morning, and the Big Woody’s Tree Service guys are already at it.

The Tennessee Valley is known for its gritty factories, soaring dams, Southern hospitality and mountain views.

Chattanooga utility EPB will consider asking the Federal Communications Commission within weeks to allow it to expand gigabit fiber-optic Internet, TV and phone access to the Tennessee communities surrounding the Gig City.

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