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The DOT is shifting traffic on the inner loop of I-485 between Rea and Johnston roads, from midnight to 6 a.m. Traffic will be shifted to the new inside lanes, so crews can continue paving operations.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they are looking for a suspect in a southwest Charlotte rape case.
The Women, Infant and Children, or WIC program in Mecklenburg County is switching to a paperless system, affecting WIC office hours.

The robbery was reported about 3:15 p.m. Saturday at the Walmart in the 7700 block of North Tryon Street, police said.

Bank of America kicked of a week of community service Monday by announcing it is investing $325,000 in the work of eight Charlotte nonprofits that help the needy find and maintain affordable housing.

Earth-Kind Inc., an all-natural, non-toxic pest control products manufacturer, plans to lease 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space and eventually employ 380 full-time workers, the company announced Monday.

Rescue crews were called early Monday afternoon to the Catawba River after a report that a boat had overturned.

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