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McCrory shuffles NC business, environment heads
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 10:58am.

videoNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is shuffling the heads of two state agencies that report to him.

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State regulators pushing for Sutton coal ash clean-up
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 2:39pm.

video State environmental regulators want to modify permits to require Duke Energy to clean up coal ash at three facilities, including the Sutton plant near Wilmington.

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NC waste management director retiring in June
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 9:11pm.

North Carolina's chief landfill and hazardous waste regulator is retiring this spring. Division of Waste Management Director Dexter Matthews told agency workers Monday of his decision to leave June 1 after 13 years at his current job and 30 years in environmental and public health protection. Matthews says his plan had always been to retire at 30 years.

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Gov. McCrory briefed on coal ash deal with Duke Energy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 3:50pm.

North Carolina's top environmental official says he briefed Gov. Pat McCrory about a negotiated settlement with Duke Energy that would have fined the $50 billion corporation $99,000 to resolve violations for groundwater contamination leaching from two huge coal ash dumps.

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ONLY ON 3: McCrory administrations struggles to answer questions about DENR chief
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 02/07/2013 - 4:55pm.

videoThe McCrory administration is having trouble answering questions about its new Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources.

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