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Editorial: Solar farms create a land use conundrum

Towns and counties across North Carolina find themselves treading in very unfamiliar waters these days as they deal with requests to locate solar farms in their communities. The operations routinely draw opposition from neighbors who worry about a raft of potential problems from exposure to electrical currents to unattractive sightlines to the devaluation of neighboring properties.

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Lauren White talks about bringing a state championship to Rolesville High 01:05

Lauren White talks about bringing a state championship to Rolesville High

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Wendell observes National Day of Prayer

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Wendell celebrates Arbor Day

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McMillian hits buzzer-beater for Southeast Raleigh

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Southeast Raleigh girls' game leaders take us deeper into fast-paced victory

Breakdown: Bunn falls to Monroe in NCHSAA 2AA football championship game 03:19

Breakdown: Bunn falls to Monroe in NCHSAA 2AA football championship game

Bunn 'family' plays for high school football championship 01:18

Bunn 'family' plays for high school football championship

Bunn football coach David Howle looks forward to championship game against Monroe 03:07

Bunn football coach David Howle looks forward to championship game against Monroe

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Young Internet dancing sensation Johanna Colon leads a (mostly) normal life

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Knightdale principal reflects on year of change

Knightdale High School Principal Dr. Jim Argent says his school is better serving its students since a redesign emphasizing collaboration that took effect at the start of the 2015-16 school year.
Matt Goad mgoad@newsobserver.com
Knightdale principal reflects on year of change 02:36

Knightdale principal reflects on year of change

Lauren White talks about bringing a state championship to Rolesville High 01:05

Lauren White talks about bringing a state championship to Rolesville High

10th annual Greater Zebulon 5K Road Race 00:43

10th annual Greater Zebulon 5K Road Race

Wendell observes National Day of Prayer 00:30

Wendell observes National Day of Prayer