ABERDEEN — A New Jersey company that makes printed bags and other supplies for lawn and garden product manufacturers is moving its manufacturing operations to North Carolina creating almost 50 jobs. Reliance Packaging announced on Tuesday that it will be investing ...Read More »
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RALEIGH — North Carolina officials are looking back at a second failed effort to attract a major carmaker’s American headquarters as the state looks ahead to luring Volvo’s first-ever U.S. assembly plant. North Carolina lost out in January when luxury automaker Mercedes-Benz ...
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CHARLESTON, S.C. — Thousands of opinions poured in Monday as the deadline approached for commenting on the contentious issue of drilling for oil and gas in the Atlantic Ocean. The federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management was receiving comments through ...
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RALEIGH — Republican legislators who cut North Carolina income taxes in part by eliminating special treatment for targeted groups said Friday they’re going further, while others feel pressure to change course and restore some breaks. A trio of state senators unveiled ...
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RALEIGH — North Carolina’s jobless rate fell slightly in February, registering at 5.3 percent for the month. The state Commerce Department reported Friday the jobless rate was unchanged from January’s revised rate but below the national unemployment rate of 5.5 percent ...Read More »
RALEIGH — North Carolina’s workplace safety agency is leading an investigation into why a scaffold with several men on it broke free from the facade of a high-rise construction project and killed three workers. The State Department of Labor is receiving ...Read More »
CHARLESTON — Charleston City Council is taking up a resolution opposing offshore drilling and the use of seismic testing to survey for oil and natural gas off the South Carolina coast. If council approves the resolution at its meeting on ...
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RALEIGH — Senate Republicans offered their own economic development plan Wednesday that would further reduce North Carolina corporate income-tax rates and cap the use of the state’s principal incentives tool in the Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham areas. The package unveiled by Senate ...Read More »