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Candidate filing opens for 2020 elections in North Carolina

North Carolina officially kicks off the 2020 campaign with the opening of candidate filing for hundreds of elected positions such as governor and U.S. senator, in the state legislature and on the courts.

North Carolina Congress remap proposal threatens 2 incumbents

North Carolina Republican legislators advanced on Thursday a new congressional district map in response to a partisan gerrymandering lawsuit that could endanger the political future of two GOP incumbents.

Things to know: Tuesday is municipal Election Day

Municipal elections will be held Tuesday in 92 North Carolina counties, where voters will choose mayors, other local elected officials and referendums.

State Board of Elections recommends voting early due to weather

As Hurricane Dorian approaches, the State Board of Elections encourages those eligible to vote in September 10 contests to consider casting their ballot during the One-Stop early voting period, which ends Friday.

North Carolina hearing set to consider voting machines

Elections officials are deciding which voting machines are cleared to use in North Carolina, and whether they must count ballots that can be checked by human eyes.

Electronic voting machines could get reprieve in House bill

North Carolina counties that still use touchscreen-only voting systems could get a reprieve from a state law that would scrap those machines before the 2020 elections.

State board of elections partially appoints Bladen County board of elections

The Board declined to appoint additional nominees who had served on that Board in the recent past.

Federal investigators issue subpoenas in NC-9 investigation

The US Department of Justice’s Public Integrity Section has issued at least three subpoenas for documents related to the 9th District.

House leader: Dems won’t seat Harris in unresolved race

The dissolution of North Carolina's elections board Friday injected further uncertainty into a still-undecided congressional race as a U.S. House Democratic leader rejected the idea of filling the seat until an investigation of ballot fraud allegations is complete.

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New Hanover County health expert gives guidance on Halloween celebrations

On Tuesday the CDC released guidance on Halloween during COVID-19, discouraging families from trick-or-treating. Now a local health expert is weighing in.

Mother thankful for man who saved her 6-year-old son at Kure Beach

A day trip to Kure Beach nearly turned into a tragedy for one North Carolina family, but thanks to the quick actions of a good samaritan that wasn't the case. 

National Hispanic Heritage month and the Coronavirus

Every September 15-October 15, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, a time set aside to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of the Latinx people. But this year, the Latinx community has had to adapt.

Judge hears lawsuit attempting to delay NHRMC sale

A judge is hearing the Save Our Hospital's request for a restraining order to delay the sale/partnership of NHRMC.