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Friday, March 24, 2017

North Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 0.2 of a percentage point to 5.1 percent from January’s revised rate of 5.3 percent. read more ...

Monday, March 20, 2017

Just in time for your Monday mid-morning coffee break, here is a brief review of local and regional news from the Tar Heel State: A history of Western NC’s complicated relationship with interstate highways. . . The town of Canton diversifies its downtown economy. . . Proposed budget cuts could hit the Triangle’s federally-funded workforce. read more ...

Friday, March 17, 2017

In January, not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates increased in all of North Carolina's 100 counties. read more ...

Monday, March 13, 2017

North Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased 0.1 of a percentage point to 5.3 percent from December’s benchmarked rate of 5.2 percent. read more ...

Monday, March 13, 2017

Just in time for your Monday mid-morning coffee break, here is a brief review of local and regional news from the Tar Heel State: N.C. ranks 4th in Site Selection’s Governor’s Cup… potential cuts to the N.C. Sea Grant program… Buncombe County plans solar farm to former landfill… Wind energy’s growth and challenges in Northeastern N.C. read more ...

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