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7 min ago | Bellingham Herald
A state law that took effect in July opened the door to the first beer and wine sales at the fair since 1946, when fairgoers littered the fairgrounds with discarded and smashed beer bottles after vendors ran out of paper cups.
3 hrs ago | Utility Products
The North Carolina Senate adjourned early Friday morning without finalizing a bill requiring Duke Energy to clean up its leaky coal ash dumps across the state.
4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts President Mary K. Grant has been elected today as the seventh chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Asheville.
8 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque
House Republicans are considering a new border security bill that would add more money for the National Guard as leaders frantically try to win over reluctant conservatives.
8 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
The News & Observer of Raleigh reported those 13 ships are among hundreds of wrecks off the North Carolina coast.
10 hrs ago | WSOCTV
North Carolina's Senate has agreed to a new omnibus tax bill allowing some urban counties to levy an additional sales-and-use tax as long as they put it to a vote by November.
The UNC Board of Governors is considering a tuition cap for the University of North Carolina system that would lock increases at 5 percent annually.
The National Weather Service says 3 inches to 5 inches of rain fell in just a few hours Thursday morning from downtown Greenville south and in eastern areas of Anderson County.
Beginning Saturday, August 30, 2014, the North Carolina Museum of Art presents Line, Touch, Trace , an exhibition of 30 hand-drawn works.
The death toll from the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 in West Africa as security forces went house-to-house in Sierra Leone's capital Thursday looking for patients and others exposed to the disease.
The remodel of a dining hall at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro was going to displace more than 5,000 student mailboxes.
Legislative budget-writers struggled Wednesday to finalize an annual spending document for North Carolina four days after leading lawmakers announced a deal and a day after describing its main points.
Farms that are investigated by the state could be shielded from the public records law under a new bill making its way through the North Carolina General Assembly.
Vortex, a young loggerhead, was hit by a propeller in May 2013 and suffered a skull fracture.
First round results of the 5th North Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship of the Carolinas Golf Association hosted by River Landing in Wallace, NC on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 .
Eighty percent of Americans owe someone money - whether it's via car loan, student debt, a home mortgage or credit cards.
From his vintage hat to his enormous 1920s banjo, Dom Flemons looks like he's time-traveled from a different era.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:22 pm
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