Print Editions

  • Volume 21, Number 3 – March 2012

    Cover • DHHS defends lunch inspections • ‘Green’ jobs estimates cost taxpayers millions • Obama mandate on contraception would supersede North Carolina law North Carolina • Opponents battle over sea-level projections, Page 2 • Do Democrats have reason to smile about GOP district maps?, Page 3…

  • Volume 21, Number 2 – February 2012

    Cover • Easley puts fines at back of payback line • Texas redistricting case could bolster N.C. GOP North Carolina • Critics: Game fish bill endangers fishing industry, Page 2 • Perdue regularly violated BLS agreement, documents show, Page 3 • Iredell board rejects Charlotte’s rail line,…

  • Volume 21, Number 1 – January 2012

    Cover • BLS: Perdue violated jobs data agreement • Questions remain about Perdue flight operations North Carolina • UNC-CH profit centers could be in IRS crosshairs, Page 2 • N.C. Council of State races ripe for brisk competition in 2012, Page 3 • Petition only chance to…

  • Volume 20, Number 12 – December 2011

    Cover • Fund seeks minority charter leaders • Redistricting suits could jumble 2012 primaries North Carolina • Commissary rule still stalls food truck ministry, Page 2 • Various employment reports differ widely on job estimates, Page 3 • N.C. State Bar goes after LegalZoom site, Page 4…

  • Volume 20, Number 11 – November 2011

    Cover • Parton Theatre still haunts Roanoke Rapids • ‘Occupy Raleigh’ protests cost taxpayers $50K North Carolina • WakeMed forced to compete with government, Page 2 • N.C. Zoo says privatization could free it from fiscal captivity, Page 3 • Solar backers push renewables, incentives, Page 4…

  • Volume 20, Number 10 – October 2011

    Cover • Obama plan: Teacher jobs one year only • ESC reports show no net public job losses to date • Perdue prepared to flip on dam takeover bid? North Carolina • Poll: Voters take dim view of pols, public workers, Page 2 • Fiscal amendments postponed…

  • Volume 20, Number 9 – September 2011

    Cover • Fishermen at odds over ‘game fish’ bill • Politicos brace for fights over amendments North Carolina • Auto body trade next to face state licensing?, Page 2 • Yadkin County alleges fraud by engineering and planning firm, Page 3 • Court strikes down health care…

  • Volume 20, Number 8 – August 2011

    Cover • ‘Bite Me’ benefits from Obama stimulus • Voting Rights Act focus of redistricting attention North Carolina • Don Carrington commentary: Job commentators in need of reality check, Page 2 • Approaches abound about how to ensure adequate water supplies, Page 3 • N.C. House studies shedding state…

  • Volume 20, Number 7 – July 2011

    Cover • N.C. government jobs recession-proof • Jobs plans abound, but do any work? • Republicans push agenda during feisty session North Carolina • Annexation reforms give residents a vote, Page 2 • Red ink, sweat, and tears flow in Raleigh as N.C. budget passes, Page 3…

  • Volume 20, Number 6 – June 2011

    Cover • Perdue snubs Alcoa jobs announcement • Corruption charges stop at Easley and top aide North Carolina • State health care plan still facing bankruptcy, Page 2 • 2011 NCGA scorecard: The good, the bad, and the incomplete, Page 3 • Bills aim to ‘drive Alcoa…