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NC Deputies Find Body During Search For Jogger

LAKE PARK, N.C. (AP) — Union County sheriff’s deputies have found a body while they investigate a missing jogger. Officials are waiting for the medical examiner’s office to identify the body found behind a church […]

04/22/2014

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NC Report Expands On Jobless Rate Drop, More Work

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials are releasing a report offering more details on employment conditions in March, when nearly 20,000 jobs were added and the jobless rate fell to 6.3 percent. The state […]

04/21/2014

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Search Continues For 2 Missing Fishermen In NC

STOKESDALE, N.C. (AP) — Searchers are trying to find two men who disappeared while fishing in Stokes County last week. Officials said the two Kernersville men have been missing since they left Thursday on a […]

04/21/2014

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Man Shot To Death In Concord

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Concord police are investigating the shooting death of a man, Police say the shooting happened early Monday morning near U.S. 29 and U.S. 601. The victim has been identified as 30-year-old […]

04/21/2014

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Man Killed When Pinned Under Tractor

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Investigators in Pitt County say a man was killed when his tractor jumped into gear and pinned him under a tire. The sheriff’s office said 75-year-old Thomas Darden was moving a […]

04/19/2014

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NC Had The Second Largest Employment Increase In March

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A new federal report says North Carolina workers are finding more doors opening to jobs. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday that North Carolina showed the country’s second-largest employment […]

04/18/2014

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North Carolina Flu Deaths Reach 100

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State health officials say 100 people have died from flu in North Carolina this season. Officials said two people died from the flu last week, bringing the deaths from the viral […]

04/18/2014

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Cleveland County Shelter To Stop Using Gas Chamber

SHELBY, N.C. (AP) — Cleveland County will stop using a gas chamber for euthanasia of unwanted animals. Officials say they plan to stop using the gas chamber by the end of June. The change comes […]

04/18/2014

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USDA Says NC Health Agency Met Food Stamp Deadline

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The federal government says it’s satisfied that North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services has met the final deadline to whittle down its backlog of food stamp applications at local […]

04/16/2014

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NC Officials Urge Caution After Hepatitis A Cases

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials at the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services are reminding residents to always take precautions when preparing food regardless of where they are. The warning comes as officials help […]

04/16/2014

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