UNC Investigating Football Training Camp Incident
UNC is investigating an alleged hazing incident on its football team during fall camp as the news broke just four days before the kickoff of the 2014 ...
Local Police Plan Public Forums On Militarization Concerns
In a joint statement, local law enforcement officials In Orange County reiterate their commitment to community policing and invite public feedback.
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Triangle Transit Completes 4G Wi-Fi Upgrade
Triangle Transit customers may now surf the Web a little faster while killing time during a bus ride.
Duke Researchers Identify Source of Fungus, Deadly to AIDS Patients
Researchers at Duke University have identified the sources of a tree fungus responsible for one-third of AIDs-related deaths in the U.S.
Another “ALERT” Operation Nets 27 Alcohol/Drug Arrests
Chapel Hill Police continued to push its message of zero tolerance over the weekend, handing out 27 citations for drug- and alcohol-related incidents.
Chatham Neighbors to Range 2A: ‘Shut it Down’ or We’ll Sue
Neighbors of a gun range that opened just outside of Pittsboro in late May have an unwavering message for the owner: Take it somewhere else, or we’r...
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American Legion Post 6 Mulls Relocation, Property Sale
American Legion Post 6 of Chapel Hill is considering a change of location after more than a half-century at its Legion Road address.
OWASA Cleans, Inspects Carrboro Water Tank
The water tank near Hillsborough and Old Fayetteville roads in Carrboro will be inspected and cleaned beginning Thursday, as part of regular maintenan...
Chapel Hill Police Offer Driving Safety Tips For New School Year
Public schools open on Monday all across Orange County, and drivers are advised to be aware of that, and to remember the school-related rules of the r...
Third Fracking Rules Hearing Held Monday in Rockingham Co.
The third of four scheduled public hearings on proposed safety rules for fracking in North Carolina takes place 5 p.m. Monday at Rockingham County Hig...
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Chapel Hill Hosts Mayors (And More)
The Mayors Innovation Project drew nearly 100 mayors to Chapel Hill from across the country.
NC Voters in New Polls: A Pox, or a ‘Meh’ on Both Houses
As election day nears, a couple of recent polls confirm what may be obvious to many: North Carolina voters aren’t terribly enthusiastic about their ...
Chapel Hill Police Remind Residents To Lock Up
A flick of the wrist might keep you from falling victim to one of Chapel Hill’s most common crimes.
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Orange, CHCCS Districts Ready for New School Year
The new school year begins Monday, and top administrators of Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County Schools say they’re excited about new initiative...
Former UNC President’s House Unearthed
Professors and students in the Archeology Department at UNC didn’t have to travel far for a dig dating back to the early 1800s.
Highway Patrol Seeks Help On Bike Deaths
Nearly a year after two cyclists were hit by a car and killed on 15-501 South, the Highway Patrol needs help identifying the driver who fled the scene...
Eleven UNC Students Cited For Alcohol Violations
The Alcohol Law Enforcement Response Team – or, “ALERT,” for short -- issued 11 citations for alcohol violations by UNC students early Friday mo...
Ron Stutts Takes #IceBucketChallenge
Ron Stutts was first challenged to take the Ice Bucket Challenge by Judge Allen Baddour.
UNC Police Investigating Ehringhaus Dorm Burglaries
Campus police are investigating two burglaries occurring during the early morning of Wednesday in UNC’s Ehringhaus Residence Hall.
CHPD: One Armored Truck, No Weapons From Military Surplus Program
Responding to citizen concerns about the militarization of police, Chapel Hill Police say while they do have one armored truck, it has never been depl...