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Union leaders expect a struggle with HCA, but say Asheville nurses ‘ready to engage in that struggle.’
Audio from Carolina Public Press · Windblown and soaked, but bouncing back: Beaufort County still taking stock a month after Isaias More than a month after Hurricane Isaias made landfall in North Carolina, officials and residents in one Eastern North Carolina county are still assessing the storm’s impact. Beaufort County saw a wide range of […]
The North Carolina Council for Women & Youth Involvement released a report on the number of women in local, state and national offices in North Carolina.
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Communities in North Carolina struggle with affordable access to high speed internet – a problem highlighted by increased use of virtual learning and work.
COVID-19 is having a disproportionate impact on people of color according to state and national statistics.
Three moms and professionals talk with host Stephanie Carson about challenges they’re facing during COVID-19 and virtual learning.
Seven media outlets in North Carolina form an investigative news collaboration that has already had success in changng the way the state reports COVID-19 cases.
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North Carolina’s market-driven model for delivering Internet has left many residents with poor access or no access to what’s become an essential service in the era of virtual classroom instruction.
Online tool will give by-mail voters in North Carolina knowledge about whether their ballots have arrived and been accepted.
Carolina Public Press provides regular updates and expanded reporting in response to unprecedented health emergency of coronavirus in North Carolina.
Restoring the vote: Thousands in NC affected by court ruling, election officials trying to identify them
Some 5,000 people convicted of felonies who have completed sentences can’t be prevented from voting just because they owe fines, courts said. NC State Board of Elections now working to figure out which potential voters should be restored.
Farmers on national wildlife refuges in NC say they’ve struggled with a ban on genetically modified crops since 2013, which they think actually hurts the environment.
Attorneys for NC prisons deny accusations their clients have retaliated against those who talked. Judge unsure of ruling as state set to appeal earlier orders.
Strong local food systems helping farmers with recovery. Economic woes and plant outbreaks devastate commercial food chain.
Scientific studies on kids with COVID-19 highlight problems with accurate data reporting and message in the middle of a global health crisis.
Everyone in NC should have a right to catch fish on the coast, say reform advocates, accusing regulators of protecting trawling industry.
Governor announces limited reopening of gyms and other spaces as pandemic appears to ease. Legislators plan to release federal funds to families, but measures are less than governor sought.
Expected surge in early voting could hit different NC counties unevenly, with some struggling more to find enough workers. By the way, it’s a paying job.