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Mecklenburg County Mugshots February, 17th

Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, February 17th.

Family Speaks After Officer Shoots Woman Who Called 911

New details are emerging surrounding what led a Gastonia Police officer to shoot a woman in her home Tuesday afternoon. Read More »

The Ferguson Effect: How Police Controversies Could Impact CMPD

Charlotte-Mecklenburg officers appear to have backed off on making arrests or issuing citations at least for a couple months. Experts talk about possible reasons why and where else it's happening. Read More »

Black Ice Is Main Concern For Morning Commute

The Charlotte Department of Transportation is focused on clearing major interstates and secondary roads Tuesday night ahead of the morning commute. Read More »

Local Restaurant Employee Diagnosed with Hepatitis A

People who may have been exposed to Hepatitis A at a restaurant in south Charlotte can get the vaccine at the Health Department on Wednesday. Read More »

Winter Storm Leaves 2,000 Stranded at Charlotte-Douglas

Another difficult day for travelers at Charlotte-Douglas, with 194 cancellations and 159 delayed flights. Read More »

High Country Prepares for Next Round of Snow, Freezing Temps

It's the calm after the storm. Roads have been plowed, driveways shoveled, and the Town of Boone quiet. But just a few hours ago it was a very different picture. Read More »

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to Close on Wednesday

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will be closed for students on Wednesday, Feb. 18, because of the winter storm. Read More »

Snow Predicted For Charlotte Area Wednesday

From ice to snow...Charlotte could get a half inch of snow Wednesday. Read More »

Over 2,000 Travelers Spent The Night At CLT Airport Due To Cancellations

Over 2,000 people spent the night at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport as flights were canceled and delayed due to the winter storm. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County Feb. 16th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Monday, Feb. 16th.

Winter Storm Brings Snow, Dangerous Conditions to High Country

The winter storm dumped mostly snow in the high country Monday night. Moderate to heavy snowfall began in the late afternoon in Boone, reaching about three to four inches of accumulation by 10:00pm. Read More »

Alternative De-Icer Melts Ice and Fertilizes Lawn

For anyone putting down rock salt on the driveway, there is a "nicer de-icer" on the market that's actually good for your lawn when it thaws. Read More »

City Officials Give Updates On Conditions In Charlotte Area

Although the winter storm has now moved through the area, residents are being advised to be extremely cautious on area streets and secondary roads. Here is an update from city and county agencies on current conditions throughout Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Read More »

Winter Storm Delays Flights at Charlotte-Douglas

Crews have been busy at Charlotte-Douglas, de-icing runways and planes, trying to keep flights moving. Airlines are urging people to check their flight status before heading to the airport. Read More »