The North Carolina Zoo can start building its newest exhibit thanks to a boost from the state budget.
Republican Dale Folwell of Forsyth County won his reelection bid for state treasurer, defeating Democratic challenger Ronnie Chatterji.
The North Carolina General Assembly returns to Raleigh briefly on Tuesday with a short to-do list, topped by another Republican attempt to override Democratic Gov.
The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality says a funding shortfall in the state budget leaves little room to address growing concerns.
Some major renovation projects at local universities are on hold for now.
Guilford County lawmakers are reaching across party lines to ensure a larger share of the state budget for constituents.