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  1. Silver Alert issued for endangered 24-year-old Morganton manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBTV

    Morganton Public Safety says the alert was issued for Michael Joseph Morin, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Morin is described as being around 5'11" and 203 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

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  2. Body could be that of man wanted in NC triple homicideRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | WBTV

    Searchers have found a body that's believed to be a man wanted in connection with a triple homicide in western North Carolina. The Burke County Sheriff's Office tells news outlets that the body was found Friday evening in thick woods about a mile from Kenneth Douglas Powell's apartment in Morganton.

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  3. Search teams find body of man believed to be person of interest in Burke County triple murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WBTV

    Search teams in Burke County found the body of a man they believe to be the person of interest in a triple murder Friday night. The body, believed to be of 61-year-old Kenneth Douglas Powell, was found in the woods about a mile from the man's home.

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  4. Burke Co. deputies looking for 'person of interest' after three people found shot to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WBTV

    Burke County deputies intensified their search Monday for a man they want to talk with after three people were found shot to death at a home south of Morganton on Friday. Authorities believe 22-year-old Brianna Stamey, 23-year-old Trae Ward, and Ward's mother, Renee Ward, were killed sometime Thursday.

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  5. Child playing with lighter sparked NC fire that killed father, sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WBTV

    A juvenile playing with a lighter started a fire that killed a toddler and their father Sunday morning in Kenly, officials said. The fire, which also left three other people injured, was reported around 10:30 a.m. at 1592 Beaulahtown Road in Kenly, fire officials said.

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  6. 3 dead at N Carolina home where 2-year-old was found safeRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 9 | WBTV

    Authorities say three people have been found dead in and around a North Carolina home where a 2-year-old child was found unharmed. Burke County deputies said someone called 911 around 7:45 a.m. Friday to report what appeared to be a dead person in a vehicle outside a Morganton home.

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  7. Three bodies, unharmed child found at Burke County home, person of interest identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | WBTV

    The three people were found at a home in the 3400 block of Enola Road in Morganton after Burke County 911 received a call about a possible dead person at the home. The call came in around 7:43 a.m. Deputies say when they arrived, they found two additional bodies inside the home.

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  8. Severe storms move through WBTV-viewing area as rain continues to fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | WBTV

    A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for Cabarrus, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, York and Mecklenburg Counties until 8:45 p.m. Sunday night. Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 8:45 PM for CABARRUS-NC GASTON-NC IREDELL-NC LINCOLN-NC MECKLENBURG-NC YORK-SC pic.twitter.com/z6jIu7UWgU Severe storms pressed south of Morganton and east of Rutherfordton, as a Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for Catawba, Gaston, Burke, Lincoln and Cleveland Counties until 8 p.m. According to the National Weather Service, Lincolnton was expected to be hit with 60 to 70 mph wind gusts through 8 p.m. Sunday night.

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  9. Officials: North Carolina inmates attack guards at 2 prisonsRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | WBTV

    The N.C. Department of Public Safety says in a news release inmate Charles McDougald attacked four officers at Foothills Correctional Institution in Morganton on Tuesday. McDougald struck the officers before being subdued by other correctional officers.

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  10. NC Supreme Court holds session in Morganton, group protests how future justices will be electedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | WBTV

    The North Carolina Supreme Court held a rare session outside of Raleigh on Monday, but there could be many more like it in the next few years. The court has only held five sessions outside of Raleigh since the Civil War.

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  11. North Carolina Supreme Court heads out west this weekRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 | WBTV

    The North Carolina Supreme Court is taking its work on the road this week as it inches closer to the 200th anniversary. Chief Justice Mark Martin and the six other justices scheduled oral arguments in pending cases in Morganton on Monday, followed by Hendersonville on Tuesday and Asheville on Wednesday.

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  12. Man arrested after house catches fire during alleged domestic assault in Burke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Burke County Sheriff's Office, deputies were dispatched to the 2200 block of Watts Street in Morganton regarding a structure fire and domestic disturbance. The caller advised 911 that a woman was being assaulted by 42-year-old Joshua Silvers and that the woman had allegedly set their house on fire by starting a fire in the bedroom. 1 comment

  13. BarlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Department of Public Safety, 47-year-old Shawn Russ Barlow went missing from the McAlpine Adult Care on Kathy Road in Morganton Wednesday.

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  14. Silver Alert issued for missing Burke County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WBTV

    A man who was at the center of a Silver Alert in Burke County on Friday has been reported missing again Wednesday morning. According to the Department of Public Safety, 47-year-old Shawn Russ Barlow went missing from the McAlpine Adult Care on Kathy Road in Morganton. 1 comment

  15. Guard attacked by inmate at dangerous North Carolina prisonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2018 | WBTV

    North Carolina's understaffed prisons remain a dangerous place for employees six months after the bloodiest escape attempt in state history left four workers dead. Prison officials say that in the six months since four workers at an Elizabeth City prison were killed, about three dozen workers have been assaulted so badly they lost work time.

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  16. Wells Fargo hit with big penalties for mortgage, auto insurance practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WBTV

    Two U.S. bank regulators hit Wells Fargo with $1.5 billion in fines Friday, the latest fallout for the bank as it reels from a wave of scandals. Wells Fargo disclosed last week it was in settlement talks with the two regulators over its risk management, as well as practices in its mortgage and auto-lending businesses.

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  17. Man at center of Burke County Silver Alert has been foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Department of Public Safety, 47-year-old Shawn Russ Barlow went missing from the McAlpine Adult Care on Kathy Road in Morganton.

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  18. Silver Alert issued for missing endangered Burke County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WBTV

    A Silver Alert was issued for a missing endangered man in Burke County who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. According to the Department of Public Safety, 47-year-old Shawn Russ Barlow was last seen at McAlpine Adult Care on Kathy Road in Morganton.

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  19. Police responding to shots fired in east Charlotte, one person injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | WBTV

    Police are investigating after reports of a shooting in east Charlotte Monday night. Officials say the shooting happened in the 7100 block of Snow Lane just before 10:30 p.m. One person was located with a gunshot wound and was transported by Medic.

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  20. Police investigating armed robbery after reports in west CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | WBTV

    Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place in west Charlotte Sunday afternoon. Officials say according to a call, a man armed with a handgun entered Jerry's Mini Mart in the 8700 block of Mount Holly Road before fleeing on foot.

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