Databases

Databases

NC population estimates

Look up recently released 2015 population estimates for North Carolina counties, and 2014 estimates for cities and towns from the US Census Bureau. New estimates for cities and towns will be released later this year.

Databases

Wake crime map

The News & Observer receives incident reports from Raleigh and Cary police containing information from every report filed by an officer in response to a service call.

Databases

Database: A look at high school championship teams

The News & Observer examined the correlation between high school sports championships and the percentage of students who receive free and reduced lunches and found schools with low rates won more titles in sports such as golf, tennis, swimming and volleyball.

Databases

Database: NC personal services contracts

For fiscal year 2013, $28.7 million was paid to about 460 contractors for work performed on a temporary or occasional basis for the state. Most personal services contracts are exempt from state procurement rules governing the purchase of goods and services.

Videos

A Celebration for Survivors

VIDEO: Pastor Phil Brickle of Raleigh's Lost Sheep Ministry narrates Friday evening, September 23, 2016's Celebration for Survivors: a dress up, sit down multi-course dinner for Raleigh homeless in a West Raleigh home in honor of homeless residents who have gotten off the streets or are holding their own. Brickle partnered with several other Raleigh homeless organizations and downtown Raleigh Methodist churches to help arrange the celebration dinner and entertainment.
Harry Lynch The News and Observer
A Celebration for Survivors 1:15

A Celebration for Survivors

Charlotte police release body-cam video of Scott shooting 2:22

Charlotte police release body-cam video of Scott shooting

32nd NC Pride Parade and Festival 0:53

32nd NC Pride Parade and Festival

Mentor, Teacher and Friend 0:57

Mentor, Teacher and Friend