Top Durham news: 2 boaters hospitalized after overnight rescue; local tech industry boosts economy

Top Durham news: 2 boaters hospitalized after overnight rescue; local tech industry boosts economy
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By Hoodline - Published on June 17, 2020.

Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Durham.

2 boaters in hospital after overnight rescue at Falls Lake

Two people were saved in an urgent rescue for boaters at Falls Lake Tuesday morning.

Read the full story on ABC11 WTVD.

Stagville Plantation's poignant past viewed through eyes of photographer

Durham County investigators think someone deliberately set a small fire to Stagville Plantation in the early hours of June 1. Scott Mason tells a different story of the historic location through the eyes of a photographer's lens.

Read the full story on WRAL Tar Heel Traveler.

Triangle tech industry boosts economy despite COVID-19

The Triangle area makes a lot of lists for the best places to work and live. Now, Raleigh and Durham are part of another top 10. In a report by Moody's Analytics, both cities are among those considered most likely to rebound after the pandemic.

Read the full story on WRAL TV.


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