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Lake Julian is held back by one of three Duke Energy dams at its coal-fired electricity plant. March 11, 2014. Photo by Micah Wilkins/Carolina Public Press
April 23, 2014, No comments

In the latest inspection records, obtained by Carolina Public Press, regulators found wetness on one of the Asheville coal ash dams owned by Duke Energy. Records also show that regulators have asked for emergency action plans for the dams. Current plans on file with the state are from November 2010.

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Victims of NC’s sterilization program face deadline for compensation

April 17, 2014, No comments

North Carolina will soon be the first state in the nation to compensate victims of an officially sanctioned sterilization program, a large number of w ...

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Lack of funds continues to limit NC abortion clinic inspections

April 9, 2014, No comments

In its latest update for legislators, the NC Department of Health and Human Services stresses shortages preventing it from hiring new personnel to per ...

The interim report from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services indicates some of the agency's process in enacting new abortion-related rules. See the full report below.

As NC agency faces abortion-rules deadline, new Asheville clinic plans to meet potential regs

March 27, 2014, No comments

The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services is due to report April 1 on its path to abortion rules changes — a lengthy process, according to a ...