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Neighbors in Cornelius reported sightings of a small black bear swimming near Lake Norman coves and Ramsey Creek Park, but the bear has since disappeared. Concerned residents called the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, who appreciated the reports. The bear was seen swimming in the lake and climbing onto land, appearing tired but unharmed. Black bear […]

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The North Carolina Department of Transportation announced that the new express lanes along Interstate 485 in south Charlotte will not open until 2025. Despite reaching milestones such as opening a new bridge on Elm Lane and a general-purpose lane between Providence and Rea roads, other improvements are still in progress. The project has faced delays […]

Lifestyle

“Business Insider” put together a list of things that are true for every Southerner.  And most of it is right as rain. If you live in the south, you’re already going to know all this stuff.  But if you live elsewhere, this might help you fit in better if you visit.  At the very least, it […]

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The National Transportation Safety Board’s final report on the 2022 helicopter crash that killed a pilot and a Charlotte TV meteorologist revealed disconnected and missing hardware as the probable cause. The crash occurred during a training flight over a Charlotte-area interstate, with the helicopter losing control and crashing in a grassy area. The report highlighted […]

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Four law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty yesterday (April 29). Three of the officers have been identified: Joshua Eyer, Sam Poloche and William Elliot. The name of the other officer has not been released at this time. Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles and CMPD Chief Johnny Jenning spoke after the shooting at […]

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The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department reports that several law enforcement officers were shot in east Charlotte. The US Marshalls Task Force attempted to serve a warrant before shots were fired around 1:50 PM. Law enforcement told NBC News that a US Deputy Marshall was shot and is in surgery fighting for his life, and three other […]

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Wegmans is set to open its first store in Charlotte in 2026, signaling further expansion in North Carolina’s competitive grocery market. The popular chain’s growth adds to the state’s grocery wars, with new competition from companies like Publix, Sprouts, and Lidl. Wegmans has a devoted following in North Carolina, with plans for strategic expansion based […]

First Ward Elementary 4th grade students made a huge and outstanding accomplishment! Remember when i visited them in March? Fast forward, they’re celebrating winning the March Read-A Thon tomorrow with an amazing Celebration party! We encourage kids to read nightly to ensure reading retention is met. Congratulations to all the students and teachers for ensuring […]

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The Carolinas will experience an 80 to 90% visibility of the upcoming partial eclipse, offering a nice view for many in the region. The eclipse is set to occur Monday afternoon, with peak visibility around 3:15 p.m. Safety during the celestial event is crucial, and nurse practitioner Erin Bolin emphasizes the importance of protecting your […]

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Actress Angie Harmon took to Instagram to share the heartbreaking news that an Instacart delivery man shot and killed her dog, Oliver, at her front door. Harmon expressed her shock and devastation over the incident, stating that the delivery man shot the dog after delivering groceries and noticing that the security camera was not recording. […]