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NC orders Duke to redo coal ash monitoring plans
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/06/2014 - 4:10pm.

videoNorth Carolina regulators have ordered Duke Energy to resubmit its proposal for assessing the extent of groundwater contamination leaking from 33 coal ash dumps across the state after deeming the company's current plans "inadequate."

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Second test confirms negative result for Ebola patient
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/05/2014 - 10:28pm.

videoA subsequent test of a new specimen provided by the patient at Duke University Hospital in Durham has resulted in a confirmed negative laboratory diagnosis for Ebola.

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Family plans to mark Billy Graham's 96th birthday
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Wed, 11/05/2014 - 8:11pm.

Forget about another big birthday blowout for the Rev. Billy Graham. Graham plans to celebrate his 96th birthday Friday with family and friends. Last year, 900 people attended a two-hour party for the North Carolina-born evangelist at an Asheville hotel.

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NC patient tests negative for Ebola
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:20am.

videoA preliminary test of a patient at Duke University Hospital in Durham has come back negative for Ebola, state officials said this morning.

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NC Health Dept. monitoring patient from Liberia at Duke Hospital
Submitted by on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 7:18am.

videoA patient at Duke University hospital is being monitored closely by the NC Department of Health and Human Services, undergoing testing for Ebola.

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