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Fiery crash snarls traffic on I-85 at E. Club Blvd. near Durham

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A collision in the southbound lanes of Interstate-85 in Durham County caused heavy traffic delays early Friday afternoon. The collision occurred just before 1 p.m. near mile marker 197/E. Club Boulevard, Durham fire officials said. Law enforcement had the southbound lanes of I-85 closed until...
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Missing Campaign Finance Reports in Durham

This story originally published online at Carolina Public Press. Durham Mayor Pro Tem Mark-Anthony Middleton did not file any campaign finance reports required by law in the last cycle, according to documents from the Durham County Board of Elections. “I had a treasurer bail on me, and I raised no...
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Threat made against Durham school on social media, officials say

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — The Durham County sheriff and Durham Public Schools officials say there was a threat made against a school in the district Thursday. The threat was made against Southern High School, which is known as Southern School of Energy and Sustainability, located at 800 Clayton Road, according to a news release from the Durham County Sheriff’s Office.
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Why are COVID cases rising again in the Triangle?

Raleigh, N.C. — Within the span of a week, COVID hospitalizations in North Carolina increased by 22%. Newly reported COVID cases have also risen by 32% week-over-week in the state, according to data from May 8-14. Wake County and Cumberland County are particularly hard-hit by the surge in COVID...
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Durham GOP’s “Better Board, Better Schools” candidate slate is soundly defeated

Durham County Republicans have recruited a slate of candidates in the 2022 nonpartisan school board election. Five Republicans vying to win control of Durham’s progressive school board were soundly defeated in Tuesday’s election. Four of the five finished last in their respective races. Durham’s progressive incumbents – Natalie...
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Foushee wins Democratic primary to succeed Price in Congress

RALEIGH — Orange County State Sen. Valerie Foushee beat Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam and musician Clay Aiken to win the Democratic nomination in the state’s 4th Congressional District. Foushee is the overwhelming favorite to win the November general election in the strongly Democratic district based around the Triangle.
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