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Pie in the sky

North Carolina wants to be first in unmanned flight, but it's already falling behind in this air-space race.

2014-09

NCtrend: Arch enemies

NCtrend: Arch enemies

2014-08

Statewide: Charlotte region, June 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Charlotte region.

2014-06

Statewide: Eastern region, May 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-05

Working on it

Free & Clear: Both sides arguing about whether or not employment has improved under Obama and McCrory are laboring under a misconception.

2014-03

Statewide: Eastern region, March 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-03

On down the line

Cover story: On down the line: We're one of only two states to own a railroad. Should we?
 

2014-02

Wheels of fortune

Free & Clear: Toll roads are one way to relieve congested highways. But to reap rewards, the public-private partnerships that build them should shoulder more risk.

2014-02

Statewide: Eastern region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-02

Statewide: Triangle region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triangle region.

2014-02

Statewide: Charlotte region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Charlotte region.

2014-02

2013 Falls into Place

2013 Falls into Place: An array of last year's executive excess, financial failings and baleful blunders. In other words, business as usual.

2014-01

Regional Report Eastern January 2014

Hatteras Island businesses hope the latest sand to settle under the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge won't shift for some time.

2014-01

Regional Report Charlotte January 2014

Things have been cloudy at Charlotte Douglas International Airport lately, with state and city officials fighting over its control. That's not preventing Charlotte leaders from preparing for sunnier times.

2014-01

Regional Report Eastern December 2013

Preparing for conflict might be pessimistic, but it’s profitable.

2013-12

Regional Report Triad December 2013

The North Carolina Zoo is expanding its polar bear exhibit, but until November it wasn’t clear if it would have any to exhibit.

2013-12

Regional Report Triad November 2013

It’s no secret Piedmont Triad International Airport has seen its passenger traffic slow.

2013-11

Regional Report Eastern November 2013

U.S. mills produced 3 million tons of wood pellets in 2009, according to forestry experts at N.C. State University.

2013-11

Regional Report Eastern October 2013

Two decades in sales at United Parcel Service Inc. taught Travis Burt and Keith Byrd an important lesson about the logistics industry: There’s always room to negotiate.

2013-10

Fight over flight

Cover story: In the struggle for control of Charlotte’s airport, Aviation Director Jerry Orr wound up grounded. 

2013-09