Politics

Campaign Finances
NC Democratic Party rebounds in fundraising through June
The North Carolina Democratic Party rebounded in fundraising during the first half of 2015, even as top Republican legislators kept campaign coffers flush. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:47pm
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
Wilmington planners want to move rail lines
The train system in Wilmington runs right through the city's heart, and leaders say rail service is only going to increase in coming years. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:02pm
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Wilmington council mulls alcohol sales at park
Although it looks like just an open space now, there are events planned for it later this summer at Wilmington's North Waterfront Park. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 3:28pm
Obama Pollution
Obama heralds impact of power plant regulations
President Barack Obama says his new power plant regulations are "the single most important step" America has ever taken in the fight against climate change. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 2:35pm
PenderCoSchools
Impasse declared in Pender school money fight
The mediator handling the budget dispute between the Pender County Commission and Pender County School Board has declared an impasse. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 1:02pm
Voter Laws
Closing arguments completed in challenge to NC voter law
The fate of North Carolina's new election law rests in the hands of a federal judge after three weeks of testimony and an extended round of closing arguments. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 8:58pm
PenderCoSchools
Pender School Board and County Commission battle over budget
It looks like leaders in Pender County might continue the fight over funding for schools. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:25pm
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NC lottery nets $522 million for state education funding
The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 12:54pm