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February 10, 2021

North Carolina Governor Announced Export Awards Winners

Exporting Supports 400,000 Jobs Across State Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced 13 winners of the 2020 Governor’s Export Awards, ranging from a small wooden-boat builder in southeast North Carolina to one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in the world. “These diverse companies raise the profile of North Carolina-made products...

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February 10, 2021

North Carolina Governor Signs COVID-19 Relief Bill into Law

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper signed the following bill into law: Senate Bill 36: 2020 COVID Relief Bill Modifications Governor Cooper shared this statement on SB 36: “This pandemic continues to strain communities across our state, and this investment of federal funds in critical areas will help us defeat COVID-19 and...

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February 9, 2021

North Carolina: Gilead Sciences Will Create 275 Jobs

Governor Cooper Announces Gilead Sciences Will Create 275 Jobs in the Research Triangle Region New business services center will support biopharma company Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq; GILD), a leading biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines, has selected North Carolina’s Research Triangle region as the location for a major business services...

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February 4, 2021

North Carolina Governor Announce Educator Discovery Award

NC Public School Teachers Encouraged to Apply for Educator Discovery Awards Program aims to give teachers more opportunities for professional development Raleigh, NC (STL.News) North Carolina public school teachers are encouraged to apply for awards to get additional training and experience.  Governor Roy Cooper and the North Carolina Business Committee for Education...

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January 26, 2021

North Carolina, PennyMac to Create New Jobs in Wake County

PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. will invest $4.3 million in Cary Raleigh, NC (STL.News) PennyMac Financial Services, Inc., a California-based specialty financial services firm, will create more than 300 jobs in Wake County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.  The company will invest $4.3 million into PennyMac Loan Services, LLC, its mortgage lending subsidiary,...

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January 22, 2021

North Carolina Governor Appoints Superior Court Judge

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper has appointed William “Bill” Wolfe to serve as a Superior Court Judge in Judicial District 7C, serving Edgecombe and Wilson counties. “Bill Wolfe’s legal abilities are well known in this district that he has served for years and I am pleased he is willing to continue his...

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January 20, 2021

North Carolina Governor Visits UNC Friday Center

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen visited a large-scale vaccine site at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Friday Conference Center to witness health care workers and North Carolinians over age 65 receive the COVID-19 vaccine. “The number one priority right now...

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January 13, 2021

North Carolina Governor Names Military and Veterans Affairs Secretary

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper has named retired Lieutenant General Walter Gaskin to lead the North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. “After a career at the highest levels of the United States Marine Corps, Walter Gaskin understands well the challenges and opportunities faced by active duty military personnel, veterans and...

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November 11, 2020

North Carolina Governor: Lowers Indoor Gathering Limit to 10

North Carolina Lowers Indoor Gathering Limit to 10 to Slow Spread of COVID-19 Gov. Cooper & health officials urge North Carolinians to use caution when planning Thanksgiving events; follow the Three Ws Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper announced today that North Carolina’s indoor mass gathering limit will be lowered to 10 people...

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November 4, 2020

North Carolina Building Product Company to Expand in Rocky Mount

Building Product Company to Expand in Rocky Mount with a $25 Million Investment Cornerstone Building Brands, Inc. to create dozens of new jobs in Nash County Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Cornerstone Building Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CNR), a manufacturer of exterior building products, will create 38 new jobs in Nash County, Governor Roy Cooper...

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October 30, 2020

North Carolina: Nuvotronics to Expand Durham Operations

Global Technology Manufacturer to Expand Durham Operations with Five Year, $50 Million Investment Nuvotronics to add 150 new jobs in Durham County Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Nuvotronics, an advanced technology manufacturer of microelectronics components and subsystems, will create 150 jobs in Durham County, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced today.  The company will...

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