Some of North Carolina’s top law enforcement and court officials met Friday to talk about racial equity in the state’s criminal justice system.
July 12, 2020 10:38 PM
The coronavirus has reshaped the election for North Carolina governor between Roy Cooper and Dan Forest.
July 12, 2020 10:33 PM
A judge agreed to delay a hearing for two weeks over whether he will release videos of an incident at the Forsyth County Jail last December that led to a Greensboro man’s death.
July 12, 2020 10:27 PM
Wake County Commissioner Chair Greg Ford is withdrawing from the 2020 election to move across the country.
July 12, 2020 10:25 PM
Five people who want to join the Raleigh City Council — filling the seat vacated by Saige Martin — will take part in a virtual forum Sunday.
The Department of Public Safety actively opposed a $1.8 million allocation for a new prison management software program that it says was designed to “select one specific vendor.”
July 12, 2020 6:14 PM
The extra $600 in people’s unemployment checks will run out a week earlier than people expect because July ends on a Friday, not a Saturday.
July 12, 2020 6:12 PM
Elderly voters and those with increased coronavirus risks shouldn’t have to potentially endanger their health to vote this November, a new lawsuit says.
July 12, 2020 6:11 PM
A Republican state senator might have had coronavirus while lawmakers were back in Raleigh earlier this week, Senate leader Phil Berger announced Friday.
July 12, 2020 6:10 PM
The number of people in North Carolina who have tested positive for COVID-19 continued to rise Sunday while the number of reported hospitalizations dipped, according to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services.
July 12, 2020 6:08 PM
Longtime Henderson County Commissioner Charlie Messer died this morning at home, surrounded by family, of a sudden illness.
Wilkes County government’s initial allocation of $1.36 million through the federal CARES Act for coronavirus-related costs has been nearly doubled.
Both the McDowell and Rutherford courthouses are closed today and next week because of a confirmed case of COVID-19.
A Republican training and educational organization has chosen Lumberton’s resident state senator to be a member of its 2020 class of Emerging Leaders.
North Carolina prisons are out of compliance with a court order, a judge said Friday afternoon.
July 12, 2020 6:06 PM