“Vision 2030″ Public Information Session Thursday Night in Hillsborough
Hillsborough will hold a public information session, scheduled for Thursday night, concerning the vision town leaders have for Hillsborough in the yea...
Orange County Rabies Cases on the Rise in 2014
Rabies cases throughout Orange County were up sharply for 2014 when compared to previous years. Orange County Animal Services Director Bob Marotto say...
‘Stay Indoors’ As Frigid Weather Is On The Way
Temperatures will fall drastically Wednesday and remain through the weekend.
Staples Data Hack Hits Chapel Hill Shoppers
Staples Inc. has contacted Chapel Hill shoppers to let them know their credit card information may have been compromised in a December data hack.
Chapel Hill Transit Needs $80M to Hire Staff, Replace Old Buses
"At this moment, operations are not financially sustainable in the long term so we’ve got to do something."
Pedestrian Struck By Car In Meadowmont
The incident took place Monday at 9 am in the Meadowmont community.
A Spike in Flu Activity is Causing Restrictions for Visitors at Local Hospitals
We are entering the heart of flu season across the Tar Heel state, and it looks like this year’s version of the virus is particularly dangerous. Tha...
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OC Visitors Bureau Director Gives Credit to LGBT Community for Rise in Tourism
The director of the Orange County Visitors Bureau says that 2014 was a great year for tourism, with a record number of visitors to the county.
Chapel Hill Town Council To Talk Transit Funding
The Chapel Hill Town Council kicks off 2015 with a meeting on Monday to discuss future funding for the Chapel Hill Transit system.
Stuart Scott, UNC Alum And Broadcast Legend, Dies At 49
Stuart Scott died Sunday after a seven-year battle with cancer.
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New Year’s Resolution? Don’t Fix Your Weaknesses – Improve Your Strengths
For your 2015 New Year's resolution, think about improving what you're already good at.
“We Have Work To Do”: NAACP Hosts Police Chiefs, Sheriff
About 50 people gathered Saturday for a spirited forum on race, class, and local policing, hosted by the NAACP.
Maple View Farm Raising Money for Charities After Christmas Day Robbery
A local ice cream favorite is working to make up some lost ground for charity after they were robbed on Christmas Day. The holidays are a time for sha...
El Centro Hispano Working to Establish Worker’s Center
A local organization is trying to formalize a system of workers in Orange County who are looking for work each day. Every morning, at or before 6 o’...
Kleinschmidt Praises Governor on Transit, Urges More Bipartisanship
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt said he’s proud that Orange County provided a historical number of votes for Sen. Hagan’s unsuccessful re-elec...
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Police Chiefs from Chapel Hill, Carrboro to Meet With NAACP
Police chiefs from Chapel Hill and Carrboro will meet with the local NAACP Saturday to answer questions about racial equity in Orange County policing....
WCHL’s 2014 Year In Review
It's our annual Year In Review! What were the top news stories - and who were the top newsmakers - of 2014?
Varsity Theatre Over 50% to Goal for Digital Conversion
Technology can lead to amazing spectacles, but it also brings the possibility of turning some of our favorite experiences into memories. The Varsity T...
Common Themes Develop Among 2015 Priorities
Flipping the calendar to a new year can cause reflection over what happened over the previous 12 months. It can provide a clean slate for starting new...
UPDATE: Missing Chapel Hill Woman Found
Tamara Nicole Finnerson is African-American, 5'8" and 200 pounds, last seen near UNC Hospitals.