Top Raleigh news: Suburb has fastest-rising rents; 90 flu deaths so far this season; more

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This Raleigh suburb has the fastest-rising rent for apartments in NC, report says

Almost every North Carolina city analyzed saw an increase in rent from last year, the report found.

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Cars warming up unattended are easy targets for thieves

The Raleigh Police Department said many cars have been stolen while their owners are heating them up.

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This Raleigh high school is getting its sixth principal since 2011

Eddie Harden says, “I’m coming home.”

Read the full story on The News & Observer.

NC reports 11 new flu deaths, 90 for season

North Carolina health officials reported 11 new flu deaths in the week ending on Feb. 15, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. 

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Actor turns spotlight on contaminated water

Actor Mark Ruffalo was in Raleigh on Wednesday to promote a new film, while also raising awareness about chemicals and drinking water.

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