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Cleanup Begins as Irma’s Effects Linger in North Carolina

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

North Carolina is beginning to clean up from Hurricane Irma, with trees down and power out in parts of the state. Irma’s rains will continue across the state today, but significant flooding is not expected as North Carolina was spared the full force of the storm.

DPS Mourns Loss of Deputy Secretary Gwen Norville

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Department of Public Safety Secretary Erik A. Hooks announced the passing of Deputy Secretary of the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice Gwen Norville on Monday after a sudden and short illness.

Weather the Storm Inside, Not Out on Roads

Monday, September 11, 2017

Weather the storm inside.  Motorists in some of the westernmost counties of North Carolina are experiencing dangerous driving conditions this evening with the remnants of Hurricane Irma dropping trees and dumping rain on the roads.