CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rite Aid will soon close its Charlotte distribution facility and transfer work to a new facility in Spartanburg, a closure that affects 270 workers in Charlotte. Citing a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice, media ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Construction is about to begin on the replacement for the current Bonner Bridge. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday in the parking lot at the south end of the bridge. Gov. Pat McCrory is expected ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A default expectation for North Carolina’s fall elections is that Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper will clash in a bruising gubernatorial race. First, these politicians must win their respective March 15 ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There is enough support among North Carolina House members to call a special session that would consider blocking Charlotte’s new nondiscrimination ordinance with its rules on restroom use, the chamber’s leader said Thursday. Speaker Tim Moore, ...Read More »
RALEIGH New sales taxes on labor for a number of retail services ranging from cabinet installation to floor repair take effect this week as part of Republican efforts to reduce the state’s reliance on income taxes in favor of those ...Read More »
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — Preliminary work is beginning on the replacement for the Bonner Bridge on the Outer Banks. Officials with the state Transportation Department say PCL Constructors will begin preliminary work on the bridge Tuesday, weather permitting. The contractor ...
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The sixth annual census by a nonprofit solar research and education group shows North Carolina ranks ninth in the nation in solar technology jobs. The Solar Foundation reports in its 2015 census that 208,859 Americans now work in the ...Read More »