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Brett Jensen
March 25, 2020 - 5:24 pm
Some guidelines to follow for the Stay at Home order from 8 a.m., March 26, until midnight on April 16 as provided by Mecklenburg county.
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Brett Jensen
July 02, 2019 - 3:39 pm
WBT's Brett Jensen broke the news Tuesday afternoon that the Chairman of the Mecklenburg County GOP has sued eight of the nine county commissioners for their involvement in emails in discussing the county's budget privately and not in open meetings, as is generally required. Chris Turner said in an...
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Jessica Robards
Charlotte at Six
August 29, 2018 - 8:03 pm
Last night CMS said they will not build any new schools in four Mecklenburg County towns. Mark Garrison looks at the decision and talks to County Commissioner Jim Puckett about the decision.
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Diedra Laird/The Charlotte Observer via AP
December 07, 2017 - 6:30 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A North Carolina county was working Thursday on the lengthy process of fixing its computer systems after refusing to pay off a hacker who used ransomware to freeze dozens of local government servers. It will take days to restore Mecklenburg County's computer system, local...
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John Hancock
December 06, 2017 - 3:30 pm
Joe Gillespie of WBT News was at the Mecklenburg County news conferece this morning and joins hancok to discuss what is going on with the Ransomware lockdown on most of the County Computers.
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December 06, 2017 - 2:13 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Deputies processed arrests by hand and building code officers used paper records Wednesday as one of North Carolina's largest counties considered how to respond to a hacker who froze county servers and demanded ransom. Mecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio told reporters...
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