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NC leaders deciding again on state's film break future
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/10/2014 - 6:46am.

North Carolina's film incentives may finally become a permanent fixture in the state's economic development pitch to television and movie producers. Or it could get written out of the script.

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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Coastal Consumer Showcase
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 03/06/2014 - 7:57pm.

videoGeorge explores the 4th annual Coastal Consumer Showcase.

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Future of area Radio Shack stores unclear as company plans cuts
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 03/04/2014 - 5:04pm.

video As sales continue to decline, Radio Shack has decided to close more than 1,000 stores. The news comes just weeks after the company spent millions of dollars on a Super Bowl ad.

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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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Chimney Rock park to remain closed a bit longer
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 10:36pm.

The Asheville Citizen-Times reports that Chimney Rock Access will not open on Saturday as planned. The N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation said the road was supposed to be closed no longer than three weeks and that the park would close in late January.

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As new hotel opens, so does long blocked street
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 3:45pm.

video After nearly two and a half years of construction the Courtyard by Marriott in downtown Wilmington is open for business, as is a street blocked for during its construction.

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