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Thomasi McDonald

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“These awards are the result of your continuous contribution to the success of the Authority.” Read more

Durham County

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The DHA inspected 346 units at McDougald Terrace and found 211 stoves with elevated carbon monoxide levels, along with 38 furnaces and 34 hot water heaters. Read more

Durham County

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The over 300 families evacuated won't be able to return home for at least another week. Read more

Durham County

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So far, inspectors have found carbon monoxide emissions from 133 stoves, 34 water heaters and 35 furnaces. Read more

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“Counting on the market to solve this problem and have the government absolve itself of its actual responsibility hasn’t worked. This is the proof.” Read more

Durham County

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Never underestimate what a thief will do to take advantage of someone’s misfortune. Read more

Durham County

Sylvia Hatchell was driving in a parking lot when she struck and killed an 89-year-old woman. Read more

Durham County

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Durham Housing Authority

“Preliminary and confirmatory testing were negative for carbon monoxide in all three cases.” Read more

Durham County

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“It’s imperative as a community that we have support structures in place to help our neighbors.” Read more

Durham County

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The dangerous gas is coming from stoves and heaters. Read more

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“That place needs to be shut down. You need to contact Washington. It’s an emergency.” Read more

Durham County

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Bob Karp

Following protests, over $13,000 in checks were sent to Durham construction workers days before Christmas Read more

Durham County

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By Thomasi McDonald

DHA filed to evict 40 percent of its households this year. Read more

Durham County

After a campaign marred by divisions between the Bull City’s black and brown political communities, Caballero became the first Latinx person elected to the Durham City Council Read more

North Carolina

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With his father’s passing, the opening of NorthStar Church of the Arts, and a bid for state Senate, Freelon has become the public face of one of Durham’s most public families Read more

North Carolina

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Depending whom you ask, The Art of Cool Festival’s new owners either saved or ruined Durham’s homegrown music fest. But they kept it going. Read more

North Carolina

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In a year of high-profile shootings, the nine-year-old’s murder shocked Durham’s conscience Read more

North Carolina

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In her first year, Durham’s DA set out to overhaul the county’s approach to criminal justice—and she’s just getting started Read more

North Carolina

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The city’s prosperity has garnered national recognition, often overshadowing the challenges faced by those who find it increasingly difficult to live here. Read more

Durham County

To date, Alston is the only candidate running for District 29. Read more

Durham County

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Four residents—a city council member, a professor, and two writers—imagine how this plays out. Read more

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