Thursday 21 Jun 2018


Seatbelt Safety Awareness Month

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) — Governor Roy Cooper has proclaimed May as Seat Belt Safety Awareness Month to stress the importance of buckling up in both the front and backs […]

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DEQ Reaches Deal On Swine Farm Impacts

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality has reached a settlement agreement with a coalition of community-based environmental groups that will improve regulatory oversight

N.C. Storm Recovery Chief Accedes Matthew Frustrations

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's emergency management chief acknowledged Monday a laborious process for homeowners seeking federal funds for repairs due to Hurricane Matthew and is looking

Jury Hits Pork Giant For $50 Million

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal jury on Thursday awarded more than $50 million in damages to neighbors of an industrial hog operation found responsible for intense smells,

Governor Unveils Hometown Strong Partnerships

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- Governor Roy Cooper is traveling the state laying out his priorities for workforce development, a primary focus for his administration as he seeks

N.C. Teachers Earning More, Still Lag Behind Nation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An annual public school teacher pay and spending review shows North Carolina improving while still behind national averages for both. The National Education Association released

N.C. Home Insurance Rates To Rise

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Homeowners' insurance rates in North Carolina are headed for an average increase of nearly 5 percent. The state Department of Insurance and the North Carolina

WGU & USO Form Education Partnership

WGU North Carolina, a competency-based nonprofit university, and the USO of North Carolina have joined forces to expand access to educational and career resources to military communities across the

Flu Deaths Continue In N.C.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina health officials say the death toll from flu-related illness this season has reached 362. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services said

2016 State Of The South Report Released

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — As teachers in multiple states protest for better pay, a new study warns that the fast-growing South region must invest more in public schools