Jeff Tiberii http://waer.org en More Than 80,000 Tons Of Coal Ash Flow Into N.C. River http://waer.org/post/more-80000-tons-coal-ash-flow-nc-river Over the weekend at an old power plant in Eden, N.C., a stormwater pipe that goes under a coal ash pond broke, sending about 82,000 tons of ash into the Dan River.<p>The river stretches more than 200 miles from North Carolina, through Virginia and into the Atlantic Ocean. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 23:43:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 13986 at http://waer.org More Than 80,000 Tons Of Coal Ash Flow Into N.C. River Wanted: A New Generation Of High-Tech Aviation Workers http://waer.org/post/wanted-new-generation-high-tech-aviation-workers Across North Carolina, many license plates read "First in Flight" — a tribute to Orville and Wilbur Wright. Their plane first flew there 110 years ago.<p>Today, the state has one of the nation's busiest airports and dozens of aviation companies. And finding workers to fill those jobs has been a challenge.<p>No longer are workers building legs of furniture, hemming shirts and rolling cigarettes. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 07:07:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 8942 at http://waer.org Wanted: A New Generation Of High-Tech Aviation Workers