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NC officials say 2013 Christmas tree crop top-rate
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 9:19am.

Some Christmas tree growers have already opened for business in North Carolina, and agriculture officials say consumers will be picking from one of the best crops in recent years.

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Troxler worried about cuts on NC meat inspectors
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:28pm.

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is worried that across-the-board federal spending cuts required by Washington could slow meat inspections at North Carolina slaughterhouses and hurt farmers and chicken, beef and bacon consumers.

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NC council approves lease to create Dix park
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 12:31pm.

The North Carolina Council of State has approved a plan to convert the Dorothea Dix Hospital campus in Raleigh into a new city park.

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NC State Fair attendance 965,000 this year
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 12:17pm.

Officials say more than 965,000 people attended the North Carolina State Fair this year. Fair officials said Monday that total attendance for the year was 965,237, making the event that ended Sunday the third highest ever.

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PPP POLL: McCrory leads Dalton by 10 points, Lt. Gov. race a dead heat
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 2:59pm.

PPP's newest North Carolina poll finds Pat McCrory's lead in the Governor's race holding steady. He's at 47% to 37% for Walter Dalton with Libertarian Barbara Howe at 5%. Those numbers are exactly identical to what they were two weeks ago.

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Officials discuss safety at NC State Fair
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 7:48am.

Agriculture and labor officials will talk about safety at the NC State Fair on the day the fair opens in Raleigh. Last year, 25 visitors were sickened by e. coli bacteria.

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PPP: McCrory adds slightly to lead in polls over Dalton
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 06/13/2012 - 11:07am.

A new poll shows little change in how North Carolina voters view the candidates for governor. Public Policy Polling found Pat McCrory leads Walter Dalton 47-40. That's almost identical to McCrory's 46-40 advantage in May.

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Troxler takes GOP bid for NC agriculture head
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 7:55pm.

North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is taking the Republican Party banner into November's election after winning his primary contest.

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NC ag commissioner Troxler to run for re-election
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/05/2011 - 1:10pm.

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler wants to oversee North Carolina's largest industry for another four years.

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NC ag commissioner to tout state's Christmas trees
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/23/2010 - 9:20am.

With halls about to be decked and bells ready to jingle, North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is ready to talk about the final touch for Christmas.

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