Dealing with the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Dealing with the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

(10/27/05) Pam Daigle with the Greater Carolinas Chapter of the Red Cross has spent the last three weeks helping folks in New Orleans get back on their feet. She spoke with WFAE's Jaime Bedrin about her experiences on the Gulf Coast. Daigle described some of the biggest obstacles facing the Red Cross and Hurricane Katrina victims in New Orleans.

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Code of Ethics for N.C. Lottery
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Code of Ethics for N.C. Lottery

(10/27/05) The new North Carolina State Lottery Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to adopt a code of ethics. They're hoping the code will help quell a controversy that's been brewing since the commission started. Laura Leslie reports from the state capitol.

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Dole Reacts to Miers' Decision to Pull Nomination
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Dole Reacts to Miers' Decision to Pull Nomination

(10/27/05)Laura Strickler from our Capitol Hill Bureau caught up with North Carolina Republican Senator Elizabeth Dole in the Senate Halls. Strickler spoke with Dole about her ractions to Miers' withdrawal.

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Dealing with the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Dealing with the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

(10/27/05) Pam Daigle with the Greater Carolinas Chapter of the Red Cross has spent the last three weeks helping folks in New Orleans get back on their feet. She spoke with WFAE's Jaime Bedrin about her experiences on the Gulf Coast. Daigle described some of the biggest obstacles facing the Red Cross and Hurricane Katrina victims in New Orleans.

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Code of Ethics for N.C. Lottery
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Code of Ethics for N.C. Lottery

(10/27/05) The new North Carolina State Lottery Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to adopt a code of ethics. They're hoping the code will help quell a controversy that's been brewing since the commission started. Laura Leslie reports from the state capitol.

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Dole Reacts to Miers' Decision to Pull Nomination
1:00 pm
Thu October 27, 2005

Dole Reacts to Miers' Decision to Pull Nomination

(10/27/05)Laura Strickler from our Capitol Hill Bureau caught up with North Carolina Republican Senator Elizabeth Dole in the Senate Halls. Strickler spoke with Dole about her ractions to Miers' withdrawal.

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Bobcats Arena Grand Opening
1:00 pm
Thu October 20, 2005

Bobcats Arena Grand Opening

(10/20/05) The Charlotte Bobcats Arena marks it's grand opening tomorrow when the Rolling Stones come to town. And this weekend the arena will be open to the public for tours. WFAE's Jaime Bedrin got in early and wanted to learn more about the building's state-of-the-art scoreboard. She caught up with Charlotte Bobcats Arena operatios manager Barry Silberman.

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Get In the Car and Go?
1:00 pm
Mon October 10, 2005

Get In the Car and Go?

(10/10/05) Do you ever wonder who all those people sharing the road with you are, and where they are going? WFAE commentator Gerry Soud thinks it's time to reconsider our natural tendency to get in the car and go.

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Katrina's Pet Evacuees
1:00 pm
Thu October 6, 2005

Katrina's Pet Evacuees

(10/6/05) Katrina's four-legged refugees are starting to arrive in North Carolina. Local rescue groups are ready to welcome them, but they're worried about what it means for the animals here at home. Laura Leslie reports.

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Got a bike? Gas Prices Stay High
1:00 pm
Tue October 4, 2005

Got a bike? Gas Prices Stay High

(10/05/05) Drivers in North Carolina are paying more at the pump than in any other state in the Continental U.S. with the exception of the District of Columbia. The American Automobile Association monitors gas prices daily and finds the average gallon of regular unleaded costs $3.08. North Carolina gets 90% of its gas from two pipelines that originate in Texas. North Carolina is not alone. According to AAA, drivers in states across the south are paying some of the highest prices for gas in the country.

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