<![CDATA[Local News in Charlotte North Carolina |]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/ en-us Fri, 31 May 2019 07:18:54 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 31 May 2019 07:18:54 EDT Local 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Venomous fish with painful sting was presumed extinct in Smoky Mountains. It’s back https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236306373.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:52:41 EDT

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NCDOT spent $7 million to improve clogged Charlotte intersection. It’s ready for use. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236312863.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:19:25 EDT

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This company set up charter schools across North Carolina. Its leaders have left. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article235919992.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 05:00:00 EDT

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Terrifying scene plays out as 300 birds ram NASCAR Hall of Fame windows in Charlotte https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236306403.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:33:45 EDT

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‘There will be people who won’t call 911.’ Residents decry ambulance billing plan. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236251648.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 20:06:05 EDT

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An Asian restaurant is coming to the 5th Street tower in uptown. Here’s what we know https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/whats-in-store/article236208453.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:31:22 EDT

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Outer Banks campers find themselves floating as tides reach unexpectedly high levels https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236227063.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 11:03:45 EDT

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‘Guaranteed to inflict pain.’ Inmates sue NC, hoping to limit solitary confinement https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236232698.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:13:09 EDT

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President of the Public School Forum of North Carolina is stepping down https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article236309603.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:25:46 EDT

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One of the country’s most expensive airports is in North Carolina, study shows https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article236307533.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:24:08 EDT

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‘We need help.’ Governor, Democrats say NC courts need money to prosecute gun crimes https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236030443.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:27:19 EDT

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‘Nothing inappropriate.’ Police Chief Kerr Putney defends his retirement plan https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236313698.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:48:27 EDT

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Crime is up in Charlotte. Rapes, robberies and homicides all top 2018 levels. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/article236256518.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:58:36 EDT

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Footage of female athletes in college locker room posted to porn site, SC police say https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/south-carolina/article236317653.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:00:56 EDT

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Flock of birds circles uptown buildings https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236314728.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:06:39 EDT https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236314728.html What is ERDI and why is it controversial? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article236311978.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:30:59 EDT https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article236311978.html To curb gun crimes, start with more money, tougher laws and determination, experts say https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article235677607.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:14:33 EDT

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‘There are no consequences.’ Did these homicide victims have to die? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article235543962.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:13:50 EDT

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Charlotte’s light rail line will close temporarily. Here’s when and why. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236240513.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:00:00 EDT

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Newest little Panthers fan? Cam Newton’s longtime girlfriend Kia Proctor shares photo https://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/celebrities/article236243878.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:40:08 EDT

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School leaders praise the courage of Wake teen who exposed racist online comments https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article236258548.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:33:20 EDT

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A third of female undergraduate UNC students reported sexual assault, survey found https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article236247498.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:49:18 EDT

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Deputies shoot and kill two men in 24 hours in one North Carolina county, cops say https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article236236948.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:04:25 EDT

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Confirmed measles case linked to North Carolina airport and hotel, officials say https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article236229858.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 09:29:04 EDT

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Tesla records woman keying car in Charlotte park, police report filed https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/article236235208.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 13:29:17 EDT

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Charlotte approves Marshall Park extension, nixing key hurdle for Brooklyn Village  https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article236194123.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 21:54:38 EDT

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Moped driver runs through red light and rams police car in deadly crash, NC cops say https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article236232353.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 10:57:39 EDT

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Charlotte officials investigate arson at apartments after fire leaves $500K in damages https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236231858.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 09:08:24 EDT

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79-year-old woman struck and killed outside Aldi’s is identified by Matthews police https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236228118.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 08:19:49 EDT

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Massive fire breaks out in apartment complex in east Charlotte https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236187183.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 08:36:23 EDT https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article236187183.html