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Veteran sports broadcaster Mark Packer is in talks with Entercom, which bought Charlotte sports station WFNZ-AM and news/talk station WBT-AM late last year.
NC Gov. Roy Cooper announced Monday that his budget will call for 5 percent teacher raises on average this year and next. The plan also will provide money for a class supply stipend.
Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Charlotte’s biggest local brewery, said Monday that it plans to open a new brewing facility in Cornelius. But the size of that brewery depends on changing a state law governing beer distribution.
President Donald Trump says the press is the enemy of the American people. But the media are the bulwark against the powerful’s worst instincts and excesses.
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