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Dave Doeren’s First Wolfpack Squad will play 10 games in the state of North Carolina Renew Season Tickets | Payment Plan Raleigh, NC Feb. 25, 2013 – NC State football fans will have plenty of opportunities to see their team play this season, as the Wolfpack plays eight games in […]

2013 Football Schedule Highlights Home Sweet Home for NC State


RALEIGH, N.C. (July 31, 2012) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will implement a new 14-inch minimum length limit for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass in most western North Carolina waters effective Aug. 1. The daily creel limit, which is five black bass in any combination with two under the […]

New Black Bass Length Limit for Western North Carolina Waters ...


A unique North Carolina winery and vineyard tour for wine lovers everywhere RALEIGH, NC—NC Wine Country, a premier provider and promoter for North Carolina wineries, announced their first annual Sip Trip. The trip is a chartered tour to explore the North Carolina wine country with fellow wine lovers. The trip […]

NC Wine Country Announces Sip Trip 2012



RALEIGH, N.C. (July 26, 2012) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) voted on July 12 to take to statewide public hearings 68 proposed changes to the state’s wildlife management and fishing regulations for the 2013-2014 seasons. An online comment form also will be available in early August. The wildlife management […]

NCWRC Schedules Public Hearings For New Proposed Regulations


RALEIGH, N.C (July 27, 2012) – Progress Energy Carolinas, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, announced that its customers set a peak electricity demand record Thursday, as heat indices of up to 115 degrees had air conditioners churning through the afternoon and evening. In the hour ending at 5 p.m., customers […]

Progress Energy Carolinas Customers Set Peak Electricity Demand Record


Plan now includes retirement of utility’s only coal-fired plant in S.C. RALEIGH, N.C. (July 27, 2012) – Progress Energy Carolinas, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, will accelerate the retirement of one North Carolina coal-fired power plant previously slated for closing in 2013, and will retire the utility’s only coal-fired unit […]

Progress Energy Carolinas Announces Accelerated Coal Plant Closings



RALEIGH — The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded 80 Our Town grants totaling $4.9 million across the country including projects in Charlotte, Kinston and Star, North Carolina. The Our Town program supports creative placemaking projects...

North Carolina Communities Receive NEA Our Town Grant Awards


RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with left wing Alexander Semin (SEH-min) on a one-year contract. The deal w...

Carolina Hurricanes Agree to Terms with Alexander Semin


RALEIGH, N.C. (July 24, 2012) – Temporary rules that allow hunting coyotes and feral swine at night with a light on private lands will go into effect Aug. 1. Night hunting is one means of controlling localized populations of coyotes and feral swine, both of which are non-native to North […]

Night Hunting of Feral Swine, Coyotes Allowed on Private Lands ...



Defenseman established career highs in goals, assists and points in 2011-12 RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has signed defenseman Jay Harrison to a three-year contract extension. The deal will pay Harrison $1.5 million per […]

‘Canes Sign Jay Harrison to Three-Year Extension