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Buncombe lawsuit: After jail employee reported sexual assault by supervisor, she was told to ‘resign or transfer’
Former jail worker’s lawsuit names former sheriff, top officers, Buncombe County, Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office as defendants.
Confidentiality rules preventing discussion of child welfare cases may limit much of the testimony NC legislators seek.
NC State Board of Elections votes to release records from closed session following claims from Republicans who departed over rules change for which they voted.
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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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Union leaders expect a struggle with HCA, but say Asheville nurses ‘ready to engage in that struggle.’
NC-11 Congressional candidates Madison Cawthorn and Moe Davis will participate in a debate on Wednesday, Sept. 30, hosted by Carolina Public Press and WLOS. The debate will be taped Sept. 30 at WLOS studios in Asheville for broadcast later that day at 7:00 p.m. on WMYA My40, wlos.com and carolinapublicpress.org. Holly Headrick, News 13 weekday […]
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 […]
Administrative law judge revoked Greensboro nonprofit group’s licence for ‘exploitation’ of clients, who have now been evicted from their homes.
GOP legislators push for additional options for all parents. But educators warn even these steps could endanger health of students and teachers.
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.
Labor scholar warns that HCA is signaling ‘not accepting the results,’ predicts hospital company can’t succeed after landslide union win.
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.