NC Insurance Department launches probe of Blue Cross

N.C. Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin said Thursday his agency has launched an examination of Blue Cross and Blue Shield to determine the cause of ongoing technology problems that have prevented thousands from buying or verifying health insurance this year.

NC must invest in teachers before it’s too late

As a high school senior planning to join the ranks of my favorite educators, I am working hard to find the college that will best prepare me to be the greatest teacher I can be – at an affordable price. Fortunately, I believe I have found the perfect school where I will be mentored and taught how to effectively run a classroom, but there is one problem: the price tag.

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Wheeler: Finding a path through North Carolina’s mental health morass

The DHHS secretary recently said it’s hard to describe the state’s system as broken because it’s not even a system

The medical director at WakeBrook said no state is taking care of its residents living with mental illnesses well enough to emulate

And all the while our neighbors and their families continue to suffer