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NC Held Back Data on Bypass, Documents Say

Emails and documents suggest the N.C. Turnpike Authority didn't give the federal government a true accounting of how a proposed $800 million toll road in Union County would affect the environment, which may have made it easier for the highway to get approvals necessary for construction.

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Project Aims to Rid Homes of Old Drugs

Operation Medicine Drop is a program aimed at eliminating expired or unused prescription drugs — especially narcotics — by hosting numerous locations across the county where folks can safely drop off pills, tablets, gel tabs, syrups and other medications.

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What's in Your Water?

Operation Medicine Drop is a program that seeks to keep drugs and medicines out of the wrong hands—and public water supplies such as the Yadkin River.

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