Print Editions

  • Volume 17, Number 11 – November 2008

    Cover • Clues point to undisclosed air service for governor • Half of sampled school lunch applicants can’t prove eligibility North Carolina • Easley, Campbells silent on flying activities, Page 2 • Ethanol firm officials indicted in bribery, extortion, Page 4 • Peer review raises serious questions…

  • Volume 17, Number 10 – October 2008

    Cover • Discount House: Raleigh officials give $2.3 million in rental cuts at new center • Grass roots move against annexations North Carolina • Cultural Secretary’s property deal appears lucrative, Page 4 • Analyst: N.C. price-gouging law leads to gas lines, shortages, Page 4 • Questions persist…

  • Volume 17, Number 9 – September 2008

    Cover • Gangs in N.C. schools • Bowles has business tie to trustee North Carolina • Privaris founder says Watson demanded ownership, page 4 • Former DENR official sentenced, page 5 • Candidates avoid position on culinary school, page 6 Education • New parent-friendly tratings grade school…

  • Volume 17, Number 8 – August 2008

    Cover • Paying with plastic: N.C. lawmakers approve $875 million in debt unapproved by voters • Environmental agenda gives dark green hue to K-12 instruction North Carolina •NCSU provost says he acted alone in hiring of Mary Easely, page 4 • Drought regulations trouble property-rights advocates, page 5…

  • Volume 17, Number 7 – July 2008

    Cover • Fraud found in lunch programs • Roanoke Rapids resident sues Parton for fraud North Carolina • Veteran career fairs help servicemen transition to civilian life, page 4 • JLF analyst suggests climate commisison changes, page 4 • JLF report: AG’s experts’ TVA emissions data misleading,…

  • Volume 17, Number 6 – June 2008

    Cover • Taxpayers fund Easley coastal trips • State response lags behind water needs North Carolina • Change in ‘Code Orange’ benchmark raises ozone worries, Page 5 Education • Making their mark at home and abroad, Page 8 • College applicants find 2008 to be a tough year,…

  • Volume 17, Number 5 – May 2008

    Cover • UNC Latino program pushes ‘new immigration’ • Document shows Watson had conflict backing Parton project North Carolina • National economy to loom large in 2008 session, Page 5 • Crane tells her story to Open Government Coalition, Page 8 • Some residents fear negative effects…

  • Volume 17, Number 4 – April 2008

    Cover • Counties use public funds to push tax hikes • League of Municipalities called NC’s ‘shadow government’ North Carolina • NC drought relief efforts affecting private property rights, page 4 • Bakst: NC needs a ‘coast law’ for wind turbines, page 5 Education • Proposed fines have…

  • Volume 17, Number 3 – March 2008

    Cover • Parton, Watson had plans for more theaters • Special Triangle commissioin proposes $2 billion transit plan North Carolina • Funds bought $600 custom pants and ‘foundation garment’, Page 4 • West Coast development model could guide N.C., Page 5 • Report: Counties could save money…

  • Volume 17, Number 2 – February 2008

    Cover • Raleigh plan spurs ‘planning vs. freedom’ questions • Basnight, Black instrumental in launch of Randy Parton Theatre North Carolina • Gubernatorial candidates tacke issue of economic incentives, Page 4 • Peer review lambasts CAPAG consultant’s report, Page 5 • Homeowners say watershed rules infringe on…