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Archive for September, 2009

Ports authority plans to launch port near Southport by 2017

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

By Shelby SebensShelby.Sebens@StarNewsOnline.com

Despite the weak economy, the loss of a private partner and delays in necessary studies, the N.C. State Ports Authority contends it plans to open phase one of the N.C. International Terminal by 2017.

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Capsized boat found; Coast Guard searching for operator

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for the operator of a capsized boat found Wednesday morning 23 miles southeast of the Cape Fear River.

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Naked man disrupts Cape Harbor Apartment complex

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

By Shannan BowenShannan.Bowen@StarNewsOnline.com

Sheriff’s deputies responded to the apartment complex just after 9 a.m. to reports of a naked man running around the complex, off Gordon Road, a dispatcher said.

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Census to report NC health insurance coverage rate

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

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RALEIGH — New census data being released is expected to offer a new look at health insurance coverage in North Carolina as the reform debate in Washington heats up again.

The U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday will release annual population and community data that contains information about health coverage across the United States. The census data contains
information on income, poverty and health insurance coverage last year.

Data specific to North Carolina is also due to be released.

A state health research agency reported in March that recession-fueled layoffs gave North Carolina the country’s highest growth rate of people without health insurance.

The North Carolina Institute of Medicine estimated that as many as 1.8 million North Carolina residents under 65 were without health insurance.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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New census data being released is expected to offer a new look at health insurance coverage in North Carolina as the reform debate in Washington heats up again.

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Brunswick County woman reported missing

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Kelly Rene Waitford of 3688 Sunset Harbor Road, Bolivia, was last seen about 7:39 p.m. Wednesday wearing a T-shirt, cream-color pants, and black and pink Adidas shoes.

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