'All of that stress came flooding back' | Homeowners fear plans for nearby landfill are back on

'All of that stress came flooding back' | Homeowners fear plans for nearby landfill are back on

A Mecklenburg County judge has reversed a decision by the City of Charlotte that prevented plans for a construction debris landfill from moving forward. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A northwest Charlotte neighborhood is once again battling against a landfill set to be placed next to their homes. It’s a story WCNC Charlotte has covered for months now. The city denied a crucial part of the landfill’s plan last year, preventing it from moving forward.  A reversal by a…

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Don't get iced by scammers while trying to score Carolina Hurricanes tickets

Don't get iced by scammers while trying to score Carolina Hurricanes tickets

A viewer reached out to WRAL News to say he lost $260 while trying to buy Carolina Hurricanes tickets in a Facebook group. Another person in the group said he lost $180 for two tickets. The Better Business Bureau warns people to be smart with online ticket purchases, which is a problem the agency has seen for years. The bureau urges buyers to use a trusted seller that the team partners with instead of a…

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'We can all tell the story' | Charlotte artists team up to turn Carolina Hurricanes jerseys into visual concept of 'Black Excellence'

'We can all tell the story' | Charlotte artists team up to turn Carolina Hurricanes jerseys into visual concept of 'Black Excellence'

Last year, the Canes reached out to Charlotte artist Mike Jones to design jerseys for their Black Excellence campaign. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — If it takes a team to score a goal, it certainly takes one, even off the ice, to accomplish a different goal. “We were able to sit down and dive into what we wanted to bring from the jersey design to something that would resonate with the audience,” Charlotte artist Kiyana Christopher said….

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Charlotte artists collaborate to tell the story of 'Black Excellence' through new Carolina Hurricanes jerseys

Charlotte artists collaborate to tell the story of 'Black Excellence' through new Carolina Hurricanes jerseys

Last year, the Canes reached out to Charlotte artist Mike Jones to design jerseys for their Black Excellence campaign. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — If it takes a team to score a goal, it certainly takes one, even off the ice, to accomplish a different goal. “We were able to sit down and dive into what we wanted to bring from the jersey design to something that would resonate with the audience,” Charlotte artist Kiyana Christopher said….

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Warm, dry week increases wildfire threat for Hill Country

Warm, dry week increases wildfire threat for Hill Country

Above-average temperatures and low humidity will increase the risk of fire weather danger in Central Texas this week. AUSTIN, Texas — The weather across Central Texas has been exceptional so far this week.  While no major weather changes are expected, the KVUE Storm Team will be on the watch for increasing wildfire danger as we head into the end of the workweek.  On Tuesday and Wednesday, winds will be calm enough for fire danger to…

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California braces for flooding again as another wet winter storm hits

California braces for flooding again as another wet winter storm hits

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The latest in a series of wet winter storms gained strength in California early Monday, with forecasters warning of possible flooding, hail, strong winds and even brief tornadoes as the system moves south over the next few days. Gusts topped 30 mph (48 kph) in Oakland and San Jose as a mild cold front late Saturday gave way to a more powerful storm on Sunday, said meteorologist Brayden Murdock with the…

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History with ‘Hud’: Remembering impactful Cape Fear tornadoes, 3 years after deadly EF3

History with ‘Hud’: Remembering impactful Cape Fear tornadoes, 3 years after deadly EF3

6 minutes ago BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Thursday marks three years since a destructive EF3 tornado with winds of 160 miles per hour tore through parts of Brunswick County late in the evening of February 15, 2021. The twister tragically killed three people, injured 10 others and damaged or destroyed numerous homes and businesses. While the Ocean Ridge Plantation tornado is the most recent to cause significant damage and claim lives, it’s far from…

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Pasadena Animal Shelter reopens for the first time in over a year after EF-3 Tornado

Pasadena Animal Shelter reopens for the first time in over a year after EF-3 Tornado

The Pasadena Animal Shelter has received a complete facelift after its roof was ripped off by an EF-3 tornado. The Pasadena Animal Shelter re-opened its doors for the first time in more than a year at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday. The shelter has completed extensive repairs after its roof was ripped off by an EF-3 tornado that tore through parts of Pasadena and Deer Park last year in January. The shelter was at roughly…

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Pasadena animal shelter reopens a year after powerful tornado destroyed it

Pasadena animal shelter reopens a year after powerful tornado destroyed it

“We were trying to hold the door because we didn’t know it was happening, and then we see the roof come through this way and hit the cars,” a staff member recalled. PASADENA, Texas — More than a year after a powerful tornado tore through the Pasadena Animal Shelter, it has officially reopened. The grand opening of the newly renovated building kicked off Tuesday with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The facility on Burke Road got a…

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Severe thunderstorms trigger Tornado Warnings for several Southeast Texas counties Sunday morning

Severe thunderstorms trigger Tornado Warnings for several Southeast Texas counties Sunday morning

At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located near Onalaska, or 9 miles northwest of Livingston, moving east at 35 mph. The storm has since cleared the area. HOUSTON — All of the Tornado Warnings have expired in the counties north of the Houston metro area Sunday morning. Several warnings were issued starting just before 9 a.m. as a line of thunderstorms moved from west to east across several counties. At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed…

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Confirmed tornado spotted in Polk County, NWS says

Confirmed tornado spotted in Polk County, NWS says

At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located near Onalaska, or 9 miles northwest of Livingston, moving east at 35 mph. The storm has since cleared the area. HOUSTON — All of the Tornado Warnings have expired in the counties north of the Houston metro area Sunday morning. Several warnings were issued starting just before 9 a.m. as a line of thunderstorms moved from west to east across several counties. At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed…

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TAKE COVER | Confirmed tornado near Onlaska, 9 miles NW of Livingston, moving east

TAKE COVER | Confirmed tornado near Onlaska, 9 miles NW of Livingston, moving east

At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located near Onalaska, or 9 miles northwest of Livingston, moving east at 35 mph. HOUSTON — A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 11 a.m. for central Polk County. At 10:31 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located near Onalaska, or 9 miles northwest of Livingston, moving east at 35 mph. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage…

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TAKE COVER | Confirmed tornado over Point Blank, 15 miles west of Livingston moving east

TAKE COVER | Confirmed tornado over Point Blank, 15 miles west of Livingston moving east

At 10:02 a.m., a tornado-producing storm was located near Point Blank, or 13 miles east of Huntsville, moving east at 35 mph. HOUSTON — A Tornado Warning for San Jacinto and Walker counties until 10:15 a.m. At 9:59 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located 8 miles east of Huntsville State Park, or 9 miles southeast of Huntsville, moving east at 35 mph. A Tornado Warning for Trinity, San Jacinto, Polk and Walker counties until 10:30…

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TAKE COVER | Tornado spotted moving east just east of Huntsville State Park, NWS confirms

TAKE COVER | Tornado spotted moving east just east of Huntsville State Park, NWS confirms

NWS confirms a tornado was located 13 miles north of Montgomery, or 14 miles southwest of Huntsville, moving east at 30 mph. There is also quarter-size hail. HOUSTON — A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 10:15 a.m. for northwestern Montgomery, eastern Grimes and south central Walker counties. A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 10:15 a.m. San Jacinto and Walker counties. At 929 a.m., a confirmed tornado was located 8 miles west of Huntsville…

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TAKE COVER | Tornado spotted moving east north of Montgomery, southwest of Huntsville, NWS confirms

TAKE COVER | Tornado spotted moving east north of Montgomery, southwest of Huntsville, NWS confirms

NWS confirms a tornado was located 13 miles north of Montgomery, or 14 miles southwest of Huntsville, moving east at 30 mph. There is also quarter-size hail. HOUSTON — A Tornado Warning has been issued for parts of Montgomery, Brazos, and Walker counties until 9:45 a.m.  There was also a Tornado Warning for Austin and Washington counties until 9:30 a.m. According to the National Weather Service, a confirmed tornado was located 13 miles north of…

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