Day: July 1, 2020

Posted in Crime WSIC News

Fourteen members of methamphetamine trafficking ring are charged in federal court

Catawba County, N.C.- The Catawba County Sheriff’s Narcotics Division and Special Enforcement Group (SEG) partnered with a multi-agency and jurisdictional task force headed by the…

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P.A.C.T. – Pay Attention in City Traffic – July 2020

(HICKORY – July 1, 2020) Hickory Police Department continues our traffic enforcement operation “P.A.C.T. – Pay Attention in City Traffic”.  The focus for July will be…

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New research confirms presence of toxic “forever chemicals” in scores of NC water supplies

By Lisa Sorg GenX study shows contamination in 80% of wells tested; mice studies show liver damage from Nafion Byproduct 2 Raw water supplies for at…

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National Balloon Rally Charities Inc. Announces Plans to Proceed with a Tribute Event in October at an Undisclosed Location

Forty-seven years ago, a small group of tenacious individuals gathered in a rural field to host the National Balloon Rally – an annual event that…

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Pedestrian Fatality in Mooresville

MOORESVILLE, NC – On June 26 at 9:22 p.m., officers were dispatched to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision in the 100-block of East Plaza Drive. The…

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NCDHHS Launches Testing Initiative for Nursing Homes

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) will partner with Omnicare, a CVS Health company, to make facility-wide testing available to residents…

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North Carolina’s May County and Area Employment Figures Released

Raleigh, N.C. – Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) increased in 65 of North Carolina’s counties in May, decreased in 34, and remained unchanged in one. Swain…

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Longtime educator, Rowan Democrats vice chair plans school board run

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salosburypost.com SALISBURY — Chariel Dye, a local entrepreneur who spent 20 years working in early childhood education, is planning a campaign for…

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