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Regional Report Charlotte July 2013

More than 150,000 of the 573,207 people who work in Mecklenburg County commute there from another county in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metropolitan statistical area.

2013-07

Regional Report Eastern July 2013

A study says Interstate 95's North Carolina counties will lose economic output without an improved highway, but residents are balking at proposed tolls.

2013-07

Regional Report Triad July 2013

Winston-Salem is getting out of the sports entertainment arena, planning to sell Bowman Gray Stadium and Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

2013-07

Regional Report Triangle July 2013

Nearly a dozen tech companies are hiring in the Triangle, attempting to fill hundreds of jobs at new or expanding operations in the region.

2013-07

Regional Report Western July 2013

The southern part of Asheville’s central business district is experiencing a rebirth as startups and expanding businesses seek affordable property close to the city’s more-expensive downtown.

2013-07

Paper trails

Up Front: Remembering the daily newspaper.

2013-06

Expirations on regulations

Free & Clear: If your goal is to reduce the overall weight of government regulation, sunset provisions are crucial. Rules should linger no longer than they’re needed.

2013-06

Delivering the news

Warren Buffett buys newspapers in North Carolina because he thinks they can still turn a profit.

2013-06

Sweepstakes industry pays to play

Capital Goods: By deed if not word, part of the state’s political leadership appears to be whispering to the video-gambling industry, “Don’t go. We really don’t mean it.”

2013-06

Worldly things

Cover story: Sharon Decker, who left corporate life to be a minister, shepherds the Department of Commerce’s conversion.

2013-06

A sense of community

Rising on the Financial 100, VantageSouth bulks up small, weak banks by creating strength in numbers.

2013-06

Regional Report Eastern June 2013

North Carolina lawmakers are weighing whether to cut incentives to the state's film industry.

2013-06

Regional Report Triangle June 2013

Cary-based nonprofit EntreDot Enterprises helps entrepreneurs connect the dots and learn how to make their businesses a success.

2013-06

Regional Report Triad June 2013

Gov. Pat McCrory quickly backed off a proposal to cut the twice-annual High Point Market's state funding.

2013-06

Regional Report Charlotte June 2013

Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx is poised to leave after being named President Obama's secretary of transportation pick.

2013-06

Regional Report Western June 2013

Asheville Regional Airport has struggled with passenger numbers since low-cost carrier Southwest Airlines started offering flights in nearby Greenville, S.C.

2013-06

Gain in pain

Up Front: We could use a bit more honesty when assessing work performance.

2013-05

Regional Report Charlotte May 2013

Charlotte food truck Tin Kitchen is branching out with a retail restaurant.

2013-05

Regional Report Eastern May 2013

Closing House of Raeford Farms Inc.’s turkey processing plant in Raeford and hatchery in Rose Hill will hurt one of North Carolina's most valuable agricultural commodities.

2013-05

Regional Report Triangle May 2013

No life-science company in the Triangle completed an initial public offering last year, illustrating the industry’s struggles since the recession. But three already have gone or filed to go public in 2013.

2013-05