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Tri-State receives good marks for growth

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The Huntington-Ashland metropolitan area lost a little ground over the past year in a newly released economic development survey that ranks the nation's 200 largest metropolitan areas. 

The Tri-State is ranked 110th in the Milken Institute's 2012 Best performing cities.  That's a drop from 88th place the year before in the rankings. 

Growth has been strong in the high tech output.

The Huntington-Ashland metro ranked second among 200 cities in the category of high-tech sector out-put growth.