Mar 29, 2024 - News

The Tea: Wolfspeed's Chatham factory applies for CHIPS money

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🏗️ Wolfspeed's under-construction silicon carbide factory in Chatham County could begin production in the first half of next year. (News & Observer 🔒)

  • The company has applied for federal CHIPS Act funding and hopes to hear back in June.

ğŸŽ“ Virtual classes begin at St. Augustine's University on Monday, as its financial struggles push it to the brink. (ABC11)

🚔 The Raleigh Police Department is asking a judge to block the release of body camera footage from a botched 2021 home raid that a group of news outlets has requested. (INDY Week)

🤝 UNC Health and UnitedHealthcare signed new contract, avoiding disruption to coverage for thousands of patients. (Axios)


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