North Carolina Governor Cooper Receives National Recognition for His Results-Based Leadership

Cooper Administration Highlighted by Bipartisan Organization for Commitment to Data and Results in State Budgeting Decisions…

North Carolina Governor Cooper Signs Two Bills Into Law

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today, North Carolina Governor Cooper signed the following bills into law: Senate Bill…

Duke Energy expands campaign to protect its customers from fraud

Duke Energy customers have lost nearly $2 million since 2015 to scams Company co-founded industry group…

North Carolina News: Kenneth Diggs Named as New Warden at Albemarle Correctional

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named Kenneth Diggs as…

Teachers Stand with NC Governor Cooper on Veto; Calls on Legislature to Negotiate Teacher Pay

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper called on legislators to stand with him and…

North Carolina Governor Cooper Signs Bill to Protect Children and Close Consent Loophole

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper signed Senate Bill 199, a bill to…

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper Signs Bills Into Law

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and administration released the following information: Senate…

Technology Company, Microsoft, to Add 430 New Jobs in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Microsoft to invest $23 million in Charlotte Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Microsoft Corp. (NYSE: MSFT), a technology…

James Scott Farrin Attorney Hoyt Tessener Appointed to Governor’s Crime Commission

Attorney Hoyt Tessener was recently appointed to the NC Governor’s Crime Commission (GCC). Tessener will be…

US Small Business Administration Grants Governor Cooper’s Request for Disaster Declaration

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today the U.S. Small Business Administration granted Governor Cooper’s request for a disaster…

North Carolina Environmental Quality Investigating 1,4 Dioxane Release

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is investigating the discharge of…

North Carolina Governor Cooper Meets with Teachers Left Behind by Republican Budget Inaction

Teachers have not gotten a state pay raise this year because Republicans who are taking another…

Governor Cooper’s Compromise Budget is Only One to Prioritize Raising Wages for All Teachers

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper heard from local educators in a roundtable…

North Carolina Governor Cooper Leads Bipartisan Group of Governors to Push for Federal Disaster Recovery Reform

Letter pushes action on bipartisan bill to standardize and expedite key funding source Raleigh, NC (STL.News)…

North Carolina Teachers Go Another Week Without a Pay Raise While Republicans Refuse to Compromise

How long will teachers remain on Legislative Republicans’ back burner? Raleigh, NC (STL.News) North Carolina Governor…

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for North Carolina

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the…

North Carolina Legislators Skipped Town for Over a Week While Teacher Pay Is Ignored

State employees received a raise this week while teachers continue to be short-changed Raleigh, NC (STL.News)…

John P. Selleck Named Assistant Director of the Critical Incident Response Group

(STL.News) – Director Christopher Wray has named John P. Selleck as the assistant director of the…

North Carolina News: Hurricane Recovery in North Carolina on the Anniversary of Hurricane Florence

$2.8 billion in state and federal funds awarded for Florence and Matthew Recovery Raleigh, NC (STL.News)…

North Carolina News: Damage assessments to begin in coastal counties this week

Additional death attributed to Hurricane Dorian Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper will…

North Carolina Governor Cooper urges people to be prepared, listen to local officials

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – As local governments begin to issue evacuation orders, North Carolina Governor Roy…

North Carolina Governor Cooper orders emergency measures for storm readiness, urges residents to prepare now for Dorian

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – By Executive Order today, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper lifted restrictions on…

North Carolina Oil and Gas Commission to meet August 13

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – The North Carolina Oil and Gas Commission will meet Tuesday August 13,…

North Carolina AG Josh Stein Reaches $6 Million Settlement with Cisco Systems

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) – North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein Thursday reached a $6 million multi-state…

North Carolina Governor Cooper Announces $112 million in Water Projects for State Communities

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – North Carolina Governor Cooper announced the State Water Infrastructure Authority has approved…

North Carolina Warning: Precautionary water quality swimming advisory issued for sound-side area in Swansboro

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – State recreational water quality officials today issued a precautionary advisory warning the…

North Carolina issues emergency permit to address urgent shoreline erosion situation at ferry terminal

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – The N.C. Division of Coastal Management issued an emergency permit to the…

Business News: Duke Energy Renewables’ largest solar project now online in California

150 MW North Rosamond solar project achieves commercial operation California solar plant provides clean, renewable energy…

North Carolina Division of Air Quality Reached Agreements with Enviva Hamlet, Enviva Sampson wood pellet plants

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) – The Division of Air Quality (DAQ) has reached two agreements to establish…

Three North Carolina Teachers to Receive Governor’s Educator Discovery Awards

Governor Cooper Announces Grants to Help Teachers Pursue Professional Development RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) Friday, North Carolina…