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Briefing for Thursday January 14

Hello Thursday. It’s Katie.  Tuesday night, President Obama teased his final State of the Union address using a Facebook livesteam. It wasn’t his...
Briefing for Wednesday January 13
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Briefing for Wednesday January 13

Hello Wednesday. It’s Katie.  Do you follow Charlotte’s subreddit forum? 9,100 Charlotteans use it as a place to ask and give advice, rant about...

Briefing for Tuesday January 12: Be sure to lock your car when you go run

Hello Tuesday. It’s Andrew.  I met my F3 buddies early Saturday morning to work out at a south Charlotte church and spent the next hour traversing the...

Briefing for Monday January 11: Charlotte needs a signature basketball court

Hello Monday. It’s Andrew.  OPENING REMARKS I’m crazy about playing basketball. About twice a week, I go play some pick-up hoops. Sometimes I may...

Briefing for Friday January 8: Traffic to free donuts

Hello Friday. OPENING REMARKS On Wednesday morning at 9:15 a.m., I toured Christ Church Kindergarten. In a non-creepy way, I love watching kids play. A group...
Briefing for Thursday January 7
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Briefing for Thursday January 7

Hello Thursday. It’s Katie.  OPENING REMARKS On Wait But Why, the explainer blog of life, Tim Urban writes about measuring our lives in activities,...

Briefing for Wednesday January 6

Hello Wednesday. It’s Katie.  OPENING REMARKS Turning 30 has been something else. Although I don’t really feel any different than I did six months...

Briefing for Tuesday January 5: Where can you get a flight of juice?

Hello Tuesday. It’s Andrew.  OPENING REMARKS Is there a place in Charlotte that sells flights of juice? Like a flight of craft beer, except its juice. I...

Briefing for Monday January 4: Seven reasons the Panthers’ win is a huge deal

Hello Monday. It’s Andrew.  OPENING REMARKS Big win for the Panthers, in a whole lot of ways. 1) Huge bounce back after the loss to the Falcons last...
Briefing for Wednesday December 30
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Briefing for Wednesday December 30

Hello Wednesday. It’s Katie.  OPENING REMARKS I got a new laptop for Christmas so I’m cleaning up my old files. In doing so I found myself face to...

Briefing for Tuesday December 29: Charlotte’s New Years resolutions

Hello Tuesday. It’s Andrew. I make New Year’s resolutions, and I’ve got a couple lined up for 2016. I want to read at least 26 books...

Briefing for Monday December 28: Panthers streak is over

Hello Monday. It’s Andrew. I had forgotten what this feels like.Yes, I’m a grown man, but yes, I stomp around a little bit when my team loses. And...