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Economy slows Carolina North, AHEC move likely in 2011

Basic economics have changed the timeline if not the strategy for UNC’s Carolina North project, even as the likelihood has increased of the departure of the Medical Air operations next year.
July 16, 2010 | Posted in: News | Tags: , , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

One killed, two injured in Horace Williams plane crash

The crumpled wreckage of a Cirrus SR20 rests a few dozen yards from the runway at Horace Williams Airport.  Photo by Kirk RossPilot Thomas Pitts, 65, of Wilmington, Del., was killed and his friend and co-pilot Jimmy Donahue and passenger Kyle Henn injured when Pitts’ Cirrus SR20 crashed on approach to the airport about 3:15 p.m Monday.
July 16, 2010 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC planning massive expansion in Bingham

University officials announced last year that the facility would be home to a new $14.5 million project to be funded through American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds, but since then the list of proposed new infrastructure and animal research labs has grown, and the university now says it will move the Carrboro-based Frances Owen Blood Research Laboratory out to Bingham as well.
July 8, 2010 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC’s Tar Heel Temps service closing

Tar Heel Temps to shutter operations this month By Kirk Ross, Staff Writer UNC Campus — Tar Heel Temps, the university’s temporary staffing service that […]
January 7, 2010 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Board of Governors to review tuition proposal, new rules for codes of conduct

The UNC Board of Governors will take up a proposal next week to ask the legislature to approve an alternative to a tuition plan adopted […]
December 31, 2009 | Posted in: News | Tags: , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC can do better

University Day rolls around next week with a big to-do celebrating Lux Libertas and all that. The speeches are usually inspiring – and the various […]
October 6, 2009 | Posted in: Opinion | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Council wants more info on landfill gas pipeline

By Kirk Ross, Staff Writer Members of the Chapel Hill Town Council say they’d like to see more details on a plan to run an […]
October 1, 2009 | Posted in: News | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Campus remembers fallen soldier

By Beth Mechum Staff Writer Members of the UNC community are still reeling from the death of Army Pfc. Morris Walker, a 2008 graduate who […]
August 28, 2009 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC officials monitoring H1N1 case, possible exposures

By Kirk Ross Staff Writer Chapel Hill — A health-care worker with what was described as a mild case of H1N1 — the so-called “swine […]
May 28, 2009 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Orange County/UNC H1N1 case update

Orange County Health Department updated the H1N1 case this evening. Here’s a recap via the Orange County web site: • On Friday evening, the Orange […]
May 22, 2009 | Posted in: News | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC reports H1N1 case

Updates: • Statement from Orange County Health Department. The adult case is a health care worker, with mild illness and is self-isolated at home. To […]
May 22, 2009 | Posted in: News, Top Story | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

A meaningful journey

By Frank Heath Sports Columnist “North Carolina is going to win … the national championship!” Those words – uttered approximately four times now from the […]
April 9, 2009 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Tar Heels triumph

By Kirk Ross Staff Writer Around 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, a member of the attending crew at the Dean E. Smith Student Activities Center placed […]
April 9, 2009 | Posted in: Sports, Top Story | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

Landfill gas project approved

The Orange County Board of Commissioners tentatively approved an agreement with UNC for a gas-recovery project at the Orange County Landfill. The board voted last […]
February 5, 2009 | Posted in: News | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC Notes

By Frank Heath Every college basketball season is an adventure, and this one is certainly no exception. Following its sobering 0-2 conference start, the UNC […]
January 29, 2009 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »