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WTKR Norfolk
Forgotten WWll gunboat re-discovered off Outer Banks coastthe Outer Banks in the 1960s, archaeological details suggest a very different o
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
the Outer Banks in the 1960s, archaeological details suggest a very different original function. With the support of the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Dr. Richards worked with nine graduate students in a month-long field school at... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Harrisburg voters to decide on controversial $30 million bond package49. Critics have asked: Why not let the state cover the cost of building sidew
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
49. Critics have asked: Why not let the state cover the cost of building sidewalks and resurfacing roads, since the North Carolina Department of Transportation manages some of the lanes included in the project? Brigman said the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Traffic shift scheduled for Kannapolis road Saturdayshift scheduled for Kannapolis road Saturday According to the North Carolina D
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
shift scheduled for Kannapolis road Saturday According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, traffic will be shifted at the Kannapolis Highway and Mall Drive intersection in... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Bloody altercation between fans caught on camera during Panthers gameshift scheduled for Kannapolis road SaturdayTraffic shift scheduled for Kannapo
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
shift scheduled for Kannapolis road SaturdayTraffic shift scheduled for Kannapolis road Saturday According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, traffic will be shifted at the Kannapolis Highway and Mall Drive intersection in... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
DOT working to improve safety at dangerous Triad intersectionsPOINT, N.C. -- Repainting the lines at the intersection of Business 85 and Nort
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
POINT, N.C. -- Repainting the lines at the intersection of Business 85 and North U.S. 311 is a huge help for drivers. The North Carolina Department of Transportation is working hard to improve intersection safety. It's something concerned drivers... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Infant ejected from car in multi-vehicle crash on I-85 in Gaston Countycrash. Valerie Gladen was stuck in traffic because of the crash. “It looks li
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
crash. Valerie Gladen was stuck in traffic because of the crash. “It looks like complete destruction,” Gladen said. The North Carolina Department of Transportation said at 3:25 p.m. that the southbound lanes were closed. Those lanes started to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Toddler ejected from car in multi-vehicle crash on I-85 in Gaston CountyGladen was stuck in traffic because of the crash. “It looks like complete dest
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Gladen was stuck in traffic because of the crash. “It looks like complete destruction,” Gladen said. The North Carolina Department of Transportation said at 3:25 p.m. that the southbound lanes were closed. Those lanes started to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
UPDATE: I-85 South in Gaston County reopens after multi-vehicle wreckwas taken to Carolinas Medical Center due to the severity of his or her injurie
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
was taken to Carolinas Medical Center due to the severity of his or her injuries. Motorists on I-85 South should: The North Carolina Department of Transportation said at 3:25 p.m. that the southbound lanes were shut down. Those lanes started... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
15 vehicles, 1 tractor-trailer involved in I-85 pileup in Gaston CountySB near Exit 27. Estimated 15-20 vehicles involved. Major delays seek an altern
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
SB near Exit 27. Estimated 15-20 vehicles involved. Major delays seek an alternate. This is NOT in our jurisdiction. The North Carolina Department of Transportation said at 3:25 p.m. that the southbound lanes were shut down and are expected to... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
North Carolina no stranger to the rain of a hurricanetotal, Floyd was responsible for 57 fatalities and $6.9 billion in damage. In
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 12 days ago
total, Floyd was responsible for 57 fatalities and $6.9 billion in damage. In Jones County, Floyd claimed one life. North Carolina Department of Transportation employee James Wilder died while trying to save a resident stranded near the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
North Carolina no stranger to the rain of a hurricanetotal, Floyd was responsible for 57 fatalities and $6.9 billion in damage. In
Kinston Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
total, Floyd was responsible for 57 fatalities and $6.9 billion in damage. In Jones County, Floyd claimed one life. North Carolina Department of Transportation employee James Wilder died while trying to save a resident stranded near the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Kannapolis bridges reopen following culvert replacement projectfollowing culvert replacement project According to the North Carolina Departme
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
following culvert replacement project According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the bridges on Turkey Road and Shive Road in Kannapolis have opened after the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Funeral held next week for Virginia Beach, VA. teen found behind north Charlotte churchfollowing culvert replacement projectKannapolis bridges reopen following culver
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
following culvert replacement projectKannapolis bridges reopen following culvert replacement project According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the bridges on Turkey Road and Shive Road in Kannapolis have opened after the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Mint Hill group home supervisor accused of sexually assaulting juvenilefollowing culvert replacement projectKannapolis bridges reopen following culver
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
following culvert replacement projectKannapolis bridges reopen following culvert replacement project According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the bridges on Turkey Road and Shive Road in Kannapolis have opened after the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Study identifies worst Charlotte intersectionsalso identified the three worst intersections for crashes: -- Reagan Drive and
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
also identified the three worst intersections for crashes: -- Reagan Drive and Tom Hunter Road in northeast Charlotte. The North Carolina Department of Transportation plans to put an all-way stop there. -- East 12th and North Davidson streets. --... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
N.C. Real ID to be phased in over 3 monthsor municipal or county tax bill addressed to your primary residence. Patrice B
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
or municipal or county tax bill addressed to your primary residence. Patrice Bethea, public relations specialist with the North Carolina Department of Transportation, said the program is completely voluntary but easy to comply with if people so... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
TRACKING NATE: Tropical Storm moves across Nicaraguaon left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunt
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
on left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunteer Fire Department) Officials with the North Carolina Department of Transportation announced Thursday that the bridge over Little Sugar Creek on South Polk Street... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
When should the Carolinas worry about Tropical Storm Nate?on left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunt
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
on left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunteer Fire Department) Officials with the North Carolina Department of Transportation announced Thursday that the bridge over Little Sugar Creek on South Polk Street... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Pineville bridge named after 20-old firefighter killed in the line of dutyon left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunt
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
on left provided by family friend. Photo on right courtesy the Pineville Volunteer Fire Department) Officials with the North Carolina Department of Transportation announced Thursday that the bridge over Little Sugar Creek on South Polk Street... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Section of Burnett Blvd. to close for widening projectThe North Carolina Department of Transportation will close a section of Burnett
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will close a section of Burnett Boulevard this weekend for a widening and pavement placement project. The closure will take place at the intersection of South Front Street and start Saturday, Oct. 7 at... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Crash in Iredell County causes major delays on I-77IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. -- North Carolina Department of Transportation says parts
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. -- North Carolina Department of Transportation says parts of I-77 North was closed for hours following a crash in Iredell County Sunday night. According to the NCDOT, the right lane of I-77 North near Mile Marker 65 was shut... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Operations, maintenance of I-77 to transition to I-77 Mobility PartnersCharlotte to Exit 36 in Mooresville. Operations and maintenance functions for
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
Charlotte to Exit 36 in Mooresville. Operations and maintenance functions for the corridor are being transitioned from the North Carolina Department of Transportation to I-77 Mobility Partners as part of the express lanes project agreement. The... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NCDOT steps up efforts to change dangerous Columbus Co. intersectionThe North Carolina Department of Transportation is stepping up its efforts to c
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is stepping up its efforts to change a dangerous intersection in Columbus County to a four-way stop following a deadly crash Thursday morning that claimed the life a Riegelwood woman and her 8-year-old... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Crash closes portion of I-40 westbound in Forsyth CountyCounty Emergency Medical Services. One person was taken to Wake Forest Baptist
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 20 days ago
County Emergency Medical Services. One person was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with unknown injuries. The North Carolina Department of Transportation posted the following detour: Motorists are advised to take Exit 201 to Union... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Some ferry service cancelled Wednesday due to Tropical Storm Mariaconditions caused by Tropical Storm Maria, which is still churning roughly 150
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
conditions caused by Tropical Storm Maria, which is still churning roughly 150 miles east of North Carolina's coast. The North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division reported Wednesday morning that sound routes and the Hatteras to... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Several schools closed, others delayed following Mooresville crashstaff who are able to report on time to these schools should do so," the spokes
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
staff who are able to report on time to these schools should do so," the spokesperson said. According to crews with the North Carolina Department of Transportation, drivers who are traveling west on Highway 150 can take I-77 south to Exit 25,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Several schools closed, others on two-hour delay following Mooresville crashstaff who are able to report on time to these schools should do so," the spokes
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
staff who are able to report on time to these schools should do so," the spokesperson said. According to crews with the North Carolina Department of Transportation, drivers who are traveling west on Highway 150 can take I-77 south to Exit 25,... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Neighbors concerned about speeding after woman killed in Davidson County wreckRoad. The accidents have been happening despite the speed limit being lowered
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 29 days ago
Road. The accidents have been happening despite the speed limit being lowered from 50 to 45 mph in 2011, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. "I think people just need to slow down and pay attention," Thomas... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NCDOT completes inspection, repair work on the Cape Fear Memorial BridgeGood news, Wilmington drivers. The North Carolina Department of Transportation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
Good news, Wilmington drivers. The North Carolina Department of Transportation has completed its annual inspection and repair work for the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge which will allow the bridge to remain open to overnight traffic. Crews were expected... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Taco Bell to open 300 stores without drive-thru by 2022, will serve boozerepair work on the Cape Fear Memorial BridgeNCDOT completes inspection, repair
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
repair work on the Cape Fear Memorial BridgeNCDOT completes inspection, repair work on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge The North Carolina Department of Transportation has completed its annual inspection and repair work for the Cape Fear Memorial... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
'Complete and delete' option would open I-77 lanes without toll chargeas "complete and delete," would have the new lanes open to all drivers without
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 29 days ago
as "complete and delete," would have the new lanes open to all drivers without a toll except for heavy trucks. If the North Carolina Department of Transportation moves forward with this plan, it would lose private funding and be forced to pay... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Report advises opening I-77 lanes without toll chargeoption "Complete and Delete." The new lanes would be open to all drivers witho
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 30 days ago
option "Complete and Delete." The new lanes would be open to all drivers without a toll except for heavy trucks. If the North Carolina Department of Transportation moves forward with this plan, it would lose private funding and be forced to pay... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rip currents from Hurricane Jose flood areas of OBX; parts of NC 12 closedfrom the Mirlo Beach area. NCDOT Parts of N.C. Highway 12 on the Outer Banks w
The News & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
from the Mirlo Beach area. NCDOT Parts of N.C. Highway 12 on the Outer Banks were closed by flooding Tuesday morning, the North Carolina Department of Transportation has reported. In a post on the NCDOT NC 12 page on Facebook, the department... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Greensboro Urban Loop detours confuse some driversclosures are to make room for continued construction for the Greensboro Urban L
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted a month ago
closures are to make room for continued construction for the Greensboro Urban Loop, projected for completion in 2020. North Carolina Department of Transportation Resident Engineer J. Paul Ingram explained in an email statement: "Cotswold... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
West Mecklenburg HS band volunteer charged with sex activity with studentroundabouts are coming to the region, says NCDOTMore roundabouts are coming to
WBTV Charlotte / Posted a month ago
roundabouts are coming to the region, says NCDOTMore roundabouts are coming to the region, says NCDOT A study by the North Carolina Department of Transportation on 30 intersections with roundabouts found that crashes were reduced by... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
More roundabouts are coming to the region, says NCDOTRocky River and Secrest Shortcut Roads. The roundabout is part of the bigger Mo
WBTV Charlotte / Posted a month ago
Rocky River and Secrest Shortcut Roads. The roundabout is part of the bigger Monroe Expressway project. A study by the North Carolina Department of Transportation on 30 intersections with roundabouts found that crashes were reduced by... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
At least 1 person hurt after crash on Hwy. 109 in Thomasvilleroad is closed on Hwy. 109 in both directions near Ben Lee Road and is not expe
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 1 months ago
road is closed on Hwy. 109 in both directions near Ben Lee Road and is not expected to reopen until about 5:45 p.m. The North Carolina Department of Transportation provided the following information about a detour: Motorists heading north on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CMPD responds to recommendations following Keith Scott appeal hearingafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Students make more allegations against substitute teacherafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
$130,000 car stolen in Charlotteafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
250-old Ogden Oak moved 50 yardsof how many agencies can be on the same page to make something good happen. The
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
of how many agencies can be on the same page to make something good happen. The City of Wilmington, New Hanover County, the North Carolina Department of Transportation, and the Wilmington Tree Commission worked together to achieve this important... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Tractor-trailer overturns, spills diesel fuel on Cabarrus Co highwayafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
'Contagious' disease spreads among cats at Gaston County animal shelterafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Coroner releases preliminary autopsy results on death of LSU fraternity pledgeafter a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
after a tractor-trailer overturned and spilled nearly 50 gallons of diesel fuel in Cabarrus County Friday. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck occurred on N.C. Highway 3 near Earnhardt Lake Road, which is west of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Food Lion pilots "To-Go" grocery pick up service in Salisburyfor a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week w
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
for a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week while crews replace a pipe. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Deal Street and Rainey Road in Salisbury will close as crews "replace an aging... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
West Charlotte intersection to get roundaboutfor a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week w
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
for a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week while crews replace a pipe. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Deal Street and Rainey Road in Salisbury will close as crews "replace an aging... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man dropped off at hospital with gunshot woundfor a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week w
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
for a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week while crews replace a pipe. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Deal Street and Rainey Road in Salisbury will close as crews "replace an aging... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Repairs made, Beaufort drawbridge now opento the Carteret County Sheriff's Office. The bridge services the main road con
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
to the Carteret County Sheriff's Office. The bridge services the main road connecting Beaufort and Morehead City. The North Carolina Department of Transportation is in the process of completing a new bridge that will replace the Grayden Paul... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
DA will not seek death penalty against man accused of killing 14-oldfor a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week w
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
for a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week while crews replace a pipe. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Deal Street and Rainey Road in Salisbury will close as crews "replace an aging... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Lawyers: Teen girl Weiner sexted wanted to affect electionfor a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week w
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
for a week A road in Rowan County is expected to be closed for nearly a week while crews replace a pipe. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Deal Street and Rainey Road in Salisbury will close as crews "replace an aging... Read more
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