2 weeks ago

    Settlement Requires NC Highway Project to Include Environmental Protections

    RALEIGH, N.C. – A major highway project in Raleigh will have to incorporate environmental protections as part of a legal…
    2 weeks ago

    Scorecard Ranks US Retailers on Sustainably Produced Wood Furniture

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Consumers looking for sustainably made wood furniture can now see how their favorite stores stack up when…
    3 weeks ago

    Sustainable Hemp Industry Looks to Future at RC&D Meeting

    ASHVILLE, N.C. – North Carolina’s hemp industry leaders will gather next week in Asheville to talk about the future of…
    3 weeks ago

    New Shrimp-Trawling Proposal Aims to Protect NC’s Juvenile Fish

    RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina’s Marine Fisheries Commission is expected to vote Thursday on a proposal that would place certain…
    4 weeks ago

    NC’s Asian-American Community “On Edge” Amid Immigration Law Changes

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Trepidation is rising in North Carolina’s Asian-American community amid recent changes to federal immigration law slated to…
    July 20, 2019

    Report Shows Continuing Decline of Manufacturing Jobs

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – A new report documents the shift of manufacturing jobs away from Northeastern states as the manufacturing sector…
    July 20, 2019

    New Report Spotlights State-Level Divides on Abortion Policy

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. – A mid-year report from the Guttmacher Institute on abortion access in the United States puts the state-level…
    July 19, 2019

    Birth Workers Call for Expanded Coverage of Pregnant Women, Doulas

    [STORY UPDATED 7/09/19] RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia’s Medicaid agency has launched a new outreach program to help lower the maternal…
    July 18, 2019

    Mountain Valley Pipeline Protest Ends in Arrest

    SUMMERS CO., W.Va. – Protests against the Mountain Valley Pipeline continue this week, and Wednesday a man was arrested after…
    July 18, 2019

    VA National Park Sites Wait for Funding to Make Repairs

    WINCHESTER, Va. – The aging national parks are in need of repairs and maintenance, and a bill to fund that…
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