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Have a question about Charlotte? WFAE will find out the answer. Submit yours at WFAE.org/FAQCity.

    FAQ City: Your Questions About Protesting And Policing Answered

    FAQ City: Your Questions About Protesting And Policing Answered

    It’s been about two months since protests first erupted in Charlotte over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Here, across the U.S. and the world, people took to the streets to demonstrate against police brutality and the mistreatment of Black people. We’ll take a look back at those protests and answer your questions about policing and protesting.

    • 17 min
    FAQ City: Your Questions About Schools And Coronavirus Answered

    FAQ City: Your Questions About Schools And Coronavirus Answered

    Schools in Charlotte and across North Carolina have been closed since mid-March because of the coronavirus. Online classes became the new norm. Many in-person graduations, sporting events and proms were canceled. Now, state health officials say North Carolina’s coronavirus trends are moving in the wrong direction. As fall draws closer, what’s next for schools? Will buildings reopen?

    • 14 min
    FAQ City: Your Questions About NC's Mask Requirement, Answered

    FAQ City: Your Questions About NC's Mask Requirement, Answered

    People in North Carolina are now required to wear face masks in many public places. It’s part of an executive order issued by Gov. Roy Cooper that takes effect at 5 p.m. Friday, June 26. When and where do you have to wear a mask? Can you get a ticket for not wearing one? We answer those questions and others.

    • 11 min
    FAQ City: What Happened To Charlotte's Earle Village?

    FAQ City: What Happened To Charlotte's Earle Village?

    Few Charlotteans may remember Earle Village, the public housing community built in First Ward just outside uptown. It was a bustling community that stretched from 6th Street to 10th Street, roughly bordered by Myers Street and Caldwell Street. It was the place where 400 of the city's poorest families resided — until the village was condemned to demolition in the 1990s.

    • 11 min
    FAQ City: How Are You Feeling?

    FAQ City: How Are You Feeling?

    This weekend... this week... this month... has been a lot. Monday night marked the fourth night of protests in Charlotte as a wave of nationwide protests continue in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis. Throughout the weekend, thousands of protesters have expressed a range of emotions in Charlotte. Which is why FAQ City wants to hear from you.

    • 1 min
    FAQ City: Your Questions About North Carolina's Reopening Answered

    FAQ City: Your Questions About North Carolina's Reopening Answered

    Gov. Roy Cooper has begun gradually reopening North Carolina in a series of three phases. If you're not sure what to expect under each of those three phases, don't worry! You're not alone. Lots of WFAE listeners have been writing in with questions, and we're here to help.

    • 16 min

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I moved to CLT 4yrs ago and this show has answered many of the burning questions I’ve had. Love the “to the point” reporting. Great podcast. I’m from Raleigh and would love if Raleigh had one too.

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