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Raleigh City Council

Raleigh’s no longer a small town. Its government should reflect that. Read more

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A young, diverse crop of candidates says the powers-that-be have failed their generation Read more

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Courtesy of Zainab Baloch

“The only place I feel fully secure is at my masjid. I will not be intimidated, and I will not be kept from God.” Read more

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“We used to fight together for the things we cared about. Now it seems like we just fight with each other.” Read more

Wake County

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Letters to the Editor

In 2018, he initiated at least two investigations into city officials. Neither went anywhere. But former council member Mary-Ann Baldwin says those complaints violated the council’s code of conduct. Read more

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“Several Raleigh City Council members, including myself, were never consulted.” Read more

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“I consider this matter so serious that I am requesting that it be looked into and that corrective action, including disciplinary action, be taken immediately.” Read more

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Letters to the Editor

"It's cumbersome and really defeats our primary goal of providing housing," Mayor Nancy McFarlane said. Read more

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“I, frankly, screwed up this time” —David Cox Read more

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The footage, released today, clarifies little about an incident in which a SWAT team allegedly pointed rifles at a six-year-old and his grandparents. Read more

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They had five votes. They needed six. See you again in two weeks. Read more

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“Government-supported housing alone will not solve our problem.” Read more

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“I said very publicly that this current council tended to side with what neighbors wanted and that if the neighbors did not want a sidewalk, then we probably would not approve a sidewalk.” Read more

Letters to the Editor

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Leigh Tauss

The decision speaks to the city council’s willingness to prioritize the needs of a few vocal residents over its own long-term vision. Read more

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Bird scooters parked in Raleigh

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Bird scooters parked in Raleigh

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The city is charging the company $300 per scooter, which Bird calls “unreasonable.” Read more

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It often left us exhausted, sometimes exhilarated, and absolutely ready to hit the reset button Read more

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