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Elections board reports record midterm turnout
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:37am.

State officials say voters have set a record for ballots cast in a midterm election in North Carolina.

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Martin beats out Brunswick County's Lewis for Chief Justice
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 9:21pm.

Chief Justice Mark Martin has won election to an eight-year term on North Carolina's Supreme Court. He beat Superior Court Judge Ola Lewis of Southport capturing about 70 percent of the vote, according to returns tabulated by The Associated Press.

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Man sentenced in special deputy US marshal's death
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:37pm.

Authorities say a Kinston man was sentenced to life in prison for first-degree murder in the death of a special deputy U.S. marshal. Lamont Byrd was sentenced Monday in the death of Warren Lewis III, who also was an investigator with the Nash County Sheriff's Office and was assigned to a federal regional fugitive force.

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Two NC ski resorts open on heels of weekend snow
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:27pm.

Two out of North Carolina's half-dozen ski resorts are open for business and fun after an early snow hit parts of the state's mountains. Sugar Mountain Resort and Cataloochee Ski Area opened Sunday for their winter season Sunday.

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Tillis, Hagan focus on ground game on last day
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 5:18pm.

videoThe top candidates in North Carolina's $100 million Senate race who flooded televisions with messages for months are now emphasizing individual contact as the deciding factor on Election Day.

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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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Weekend snow possible in NC mountains
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:21am.

The first snow of the season could fall this weekend in the mountains of western North Carolina. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for 11 counties from Friday evening through Saturday evening.

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