Some North Carolina voters could be headed back to the polls.
The four states hit by hurricanes earlier this year offer free well testing, but not many homeowners have used the programs.
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Next up is Raleigh Union Station’s second phase, which just secured $20 million in new funding from the Trump administration.
As Republicans move to preserve their political power in Wisconsin, Michigan and North Carolina despite election losses, many anticipate legal challenges.
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The Federal Communications Commission has since documented the effort’s success.
A coastal county in North Carolina created an entirely new office to coordinate recovery efforts among federal and state partners.
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Mosquitoes are all over North Carolina after Hurricane Florence. Counties will get $4 million in emergency funds to battle the pests.
An analysis by a national nonprofit found that 11,000 homes in the Carolinas were flooded due to rising sea levels.
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Potential Insurance Bill From Hurricane Florence Could Take Toll on Wallets Far From North Carolina’s Coast
Insurance companies retreated from some communities amid stronger storms, leaving a “last-resort” plan to fill the growing gap.
North Carolina's governor warned that inland residents now face life-threatening hazards.
Despite their vulnerability to both climate change and hurricanes, North and South Carolina have put in place a series of policies and laws that favor coastal developers and property owners.
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