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North Carolina planners have had to deal with all sorts of odd issues this year, from yurts to medical marijuana to chickens running rampant. We’re not making any of this stuff up. So what’s the latest talk of the town ...

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Commute kings (access required)

While we’re on the subject of commuting: According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Hickory-Morganton-Lenoir metropolitan statistical area ranks second for the number of people going to and from work via car, van or truck. In first place: Mobile, Ala. ...

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Clearing the air (access required)

Just how bad is the ozone problem around here? Bad enough that our region had at least 17 days so far this summer that exceeded federal health standards, Mecklenburg County Air Quality says, unless they’re just blowing a lot of ...

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Those who have felt mistreated by the judicial system might have entertained a fantasy that the courthouse would just go up in flames. Those who have had such feelings of rage about the Cabarrus County Courthouse might take comfort in ...

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Sounds tempting (access required)

Apparently, there’s a trend sweeping through the fast-food industry, complete with limited-time-only warnings. We’re talking about fried bologna biscuits. Like McDonald’s does with its McRib, Hardee’s is bringing back its fried bologna biscuit. It appears that the company first offered ...

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