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Drones detecting body temperature part of COVID-19 response

  All over the world, public health and safety groups are starting to use drones to slow coronavirus spread. In the United States, they’re already being…

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NC Senator Vickie Sawyer

North Carolina Senator Vickie Sawyer hosts a weekly Covid-19 update on Fridays at 11am on WSIC.  Vickie discusses the latest legislation and takes listener call-in…

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Posted in Local Government WSIC News

NC Legislative Session to Reopen for Business with Safety Measures in Place

Raleigh, N.C. –  On April 28, the legislative session will formally reopen for business with appropriate measures in place to ensure health and safety. In balancing the…

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Restaurant Owners, State Officials Rally to Prevent Impaired Driving Over Holiday Weekend

RALEIGH – The Governor’s Highway Safety Program along with members of the Raleigh Police Department, Wake County Sheriff’s Office and N.C. State Highway Patrol gathered…

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March 3rd Primary Election Results

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE LATEST IREDELL COUNTY RESULTS STATESVILLE, N.C. (WSIC NEWS) – Will Long beat incumbent judge Julia Gullet in the superior court…

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High thyroid cancer rates and coal ash connection in Iredell

The Iredell County Health Department invites residents to attend a Community Meeting regarding Thyroid Cancer & Structural Coal Ash Facilities on March 19 at 6:30…

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MEET THE CANDIDATES: Iredell County School Board

Pictured above:  Robert D. Bennett and Doug Knight – Pictures courtesy of the candidates STATESVILLE, N.C. (WSIC NEWS) – WSIC is surveying local candidates ahead…

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650 home mixed-use development approved along NC 150

Reprinted from The Denver Citizen–By Evan Moore Catawba County commissioners have cleared the way for a mixed-use development that will include 650 homes near Midway…

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WSIC News Talk hosts judicial candidate forum

Pictured above: Station owner Mark Sanger, Susan Ervin, Will Long, Adam Hilton, Darryl Davidson Sr., Robert Young and co-host Kyle Houston Watch and listen on…

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School bus drives through floodwater in Iredell County

Picture above from WCNC.com Iredell-Statesville Schools media release The Iredell-Statesville Schools dismissed school early today, February 6, 2020.  The early dismissal was a result of inclement…

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