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Westbound traffic shifting on I-40 in Valdese

Westbound traffic is shifting on I-40 in Valdese. A contractor for the N.C. Department of Transportation began shifting westbound traffic on Interstate 40 at exit 112 in Valdese starting at 8 p.m. on Friday. The News Herald

Black bear spotted in downtown Lenoir

A black bear was spotted in downtown Lenoir yesterday. The News-Topic reports the bear is probably a young male striking out on its own trying to find a place to live, and individuals should leave it alone.

Man found dead in Newton Home

A man was found dead in a bedroom in his home off Sigmon Dairy Road in Newton. The man’s coworker requested someone check on him after The Hickory Daily Record reports he did not show up to