Hannah Webster


Officials hold closed meeting on potential fracking

State officials from North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia held a closed-door meeting Nov. 6 to discuss the possibility of oil drilling off the Atlantic coast — and environmental advocacy groups are disconcerted with their lack of access to the discussions. 

Medicaid expansion possible in NC

Gov. PatMcCroryand state legislators have repeatedly refused to expand North Carolina’s Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act, citing hundreds of millions of dollars in cost overruns.