Print Editions

  • 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…

  • Volume 20, Number 5 – May 2011

    Cover • Misleading counting method inflates rail jobs • Packer questions state’s environmental calls North Carolina • GOP promises ‘fair and legal’ redistricting, Page 2 • Tea Party activists say they are alive and well in North Carolina, Page 3 • Bill would increase auto dealer protections,…

  • Volume 20, Number 4 – April 2011

    Cover • Slush funds survive party change • Appeals Court blocks state beach claim North Carolina • Local taxes and fees increase in 2009 over 2008, Page 2 • Bill would impose tax on appliances lacking energy certificate, Page 3 • Cities, lawmakers, tussle over broadband, Page…

  • Volume 20, Number 3 – March 2011

    Cover • ‘Unnamed source’ paid for Perdue flight • Audit confirms TransPark’s huge debt North Carolina • JLF budget expert crafts plan that lowers taxes, Page 2 • Bill would deny college admission to those ‘not lawfully present,’ Page 3 • State spends $1 M defining ‘green’…

  • Volume 20, Number 2 – February 2011

    Cover • Heirs fight DENR for coastal land • Historic legislative session under way North Carolina • Perdue stands by incentives-based jobs program, Page 2 • GOP praises Perdue proposal, but says more reform needed, Page 3 • Panel stacked with Alcoa adversaries, Page 4 •…

  • Volume 20, Number 1 – January 2011

    Cover • Perdue seeking board and commission cuts • Wake drops elective abortion coverage North Carolina • Perfect fiscal storm threatens property taxes, Page 2 • New Republican majority can remake General Assembly staff, Page 3 • Community colleges prepare for lean cycle, Page 4 •…

  • Volume 19, Number 12 – December 2010

    Cover • Easley cops felony plea • Media reports drove Easley investigation North Carolina • GOP leaders predict fiscal pain for N.C. budget, Page 2 • Few details available of what’s to be cut in UNC system budget, Page 3 • Stream reclassification proposal irks Transylvania residents,…

  • Volume 19, Number 11 – November 2010

    Cover • Perdue didn’t pay for state flights, either • Dozens involved in provider program for Perdue, Easley North Carolina • N.C. dog breeders wary of Missouri referendum, Page 2 • Gaps in registration process raise concerns over voter fraud, Page 3 • ‘Need’ law hampers breast…