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Lawyer hired by NC in spill probe represented Duke - RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The lawyer hired to represent North Carolina's environmental agency during a federal investigation into its regulation of Duke Energy's coal ash dumps once represented the utility company in a different criminal probe. - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

EPA was concerned about NC deal on Duke ash dumps - RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Agency expressed concern last year that a proposed deal between North Carolina regulators and Duke Energy to settle pollution violations at two of the company's coal ash dumps was too lenient. - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

NC governor proposes new coal ash plan - RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina's governor says he will propose new legislation aimed at strengthening government oversight of coal ash dumps following the massive spill at a Duke Energy plant that coa - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

NC pulls deal with Duke on coal ash pollution - RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators said Friday they have asked a judge to withdraw a proposed settlement that would have allowed Duke Energy to resolve environmental violations by paying a $99,000 fine with no requirement that the $50 billion company clean up its pollution. - Fri, 21 Mar 2014

NC hires former Duke lawyer in spill probe - RALEIGH — The lawyer hired to represent North Carolina’s environmental agency during a federal investigation into its regulation of Duke Energy’s coal ash dumps once represented the utility company in a different criminal probe. - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

Man totes "I AM A BULLY!" sign after harassing disabled children - After harassing and intimidating his neighbor, Sandra Prugh, and her adopted, disabled African-American children, an Ohio man has been handed down an interesting sentence. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Lawyer hired to represent NC agency in coal ash spill probe previously represented Duke Energy - RALEIGH, N.C. - The lawyer hired to represent North Carolina's environmental agency during a federal investigation into its regulation of Duke Energy's coal ash dumps once represented the utility company ... - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

Crack in Duke coal ash dam concerns NC officials - CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators say Duke Energy must fix a crack in a dam at a coal ash dump where the company was caught illegally pumping 61 million gallons of contaminated water into the Cape Fear River. - Fri, 21 Mar 2014

Neighbors save three children from burning home - Paramedics rushed a mother and her three daughters to the hospital on Sunday morning after they were rescued from a fire that engulfed their home in Whitehaven. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

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Johnnies Return to the Links Monday - Saint John's University Athletics - A LOOK AT THE JOHNNIES: SJU opened its spring season in weather conditions similar to back home March 5 at Grandover Resort (par 72) in Greensboro, N.C. Eight Johnnies faced five members of sixth-ranked Guilford's (N.C.) junior varsity in an individual ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Charley Walters: Vikings' likely aim at top of draft is trade or defense - Pioneer Press - 21 game in Durham, N.C. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images). Related .... Former Gophers All-American halfback Bob McNamara has Eden Prairie football coach Mike Grant speaking at his St. Anthony Club legends luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Officials watching for coal ash in Kerr Lake - Henderson Daily Dispatch (registration) - Duke Energy estimates that up to 82,000 tons of ash has been released from a break in a 48-inch storm water pipe at the Dan River Power Plant in Eden N.C. Over the last year, environmental groups have tried three times to use the federal Clean Water ...NC State study: Dan River water safe for farm use - Greenville Daily Reflector - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Gov. Pat McCrory irks legislators in coal ash pond announcement - Greensboro News & Record - Pat McCrory miffed some leaders in his own party earlier this week when he unveiled what he termed a “comprehensive plan” for dealing with North Carolina's coal ash crisis. Key GOP state legislators said they didn't get any meaningful advance notice of ...Coal ash report clears water - Winston-Salem JournalDuke: Coal ash spill won't affect bottom line - MiamiHerald.comNC gov's proposal doesn't address Duke ash pits - The San Luis Obispo Tribune - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Cleaning up after graffiti vandalism in Eden - myfox8.com - EDEN, N.C. — Businesses, churches, and building owners are still cleaning up vandalism left after a man spray painted several areas in red last Thursday. Rhonda Price owns David Price Auto Shop on Monroe Street in Eden. She spent $1,000 getting the ... - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Rescue crews continue to search Belews Lake for missing fishermen - Greensboro News & Record - search 041914 greensboro. Members of the Greensboro Police Underwater Recovery Team joined other searchers Friday in trying to find two missing fishermen on Belews Lake between Stokesdale and Walnut Cove. Buy this photo · search 041914 eden team. H ...2 fishermen still missing on Belews Lake - WXII The Triad - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

NC governor proposes new coal ash plan after spill - The Virginian-Pilot - Duke Energy engineers and contractors survey the site of a coal ash spill at the Dan River Power Plant in Eden, N.C. on Feb. 5, 2014 as state and federal environmental officials continued their investigations of the spill into the river. (Gerry Broome ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

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