All Press Releases

Results are in: Office of State Fire Marshal installs thousands of smoke alarms on Smoke Alarm Saturday

June 10, 2022

Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey, who also serves as the State Fire Marshal, is pleased to announce that Smoke Alarm Saturday 2022 was a huge success in the ongoing effort to prevent fire deaths in North Carolina.

Results are in: Office of State Fire Marshal installs thousands of smoke alarms on Smoke Alarm Saturday

June 10, 2022

Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey, who also serves as the State Fire Marshal, is pleased to announce that Smoke Alarm Saturday 2022 was a huge success in the ongoing effort to prevent fire deaths in North Carolina.

Local Government Commission Closer to Dissolving Town of East Laurinburg

June 10, 2022

Commission Votes to Transfer Assets, Obligations to Scotland County

Public Comment Period Opens on Request Related to Signature Verification for Absentee Voting

June 10, 2022

The State Board of Elections has opened a written public comment period for a request by the North Carolina Republican Party for the State Board to authorize county boards of elections to scrutinize voter signatures on absentee ballot request forms and absentee ballot return envelopes, to determine whether to count those ballots in North Carolina elections.

NCDHHS Invests in Growing and Training NC’s Substance Use Workforce to Better Treat Those Struggling with Substance Use Disorders

June 10, 2022

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released two funding opportunities to award a total of $6,000,000 for tuition scholarships to improve behavioral health outcomes and substance use disorder treatment across the state. 

Commissioner Causey addresses media reports of housing inspection delays

June 9, 2022

N.C. Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey issued the following statement today in response to recent media reports citing building inspection delays on new construction:

State Board Unanimously Certifies 2022 Primary and Municipal Election Results

June 9, 2022

The State Board of Elections on Thursday unanimously certified the results of the 2022 statewide primary and municipal elections, which were held on May 17.

NCDHHS Announces Additional Funding Available for Collegiate Recovery Programs

June 9, 2022

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released a new funding opportunity to create collegiate recovery programs that increase access to healthy and supportive environments in colleges and universities for those who are in addiction recovery.

Commissioner Causey addresses media reports of housing inspection delays

June 9, 2022

N.C. Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey issued the following statement today in response to recent media reports citing building inspection delays on new construction:

Treasurer Folwell Announces $1.5 Million in Savings for State Health Plan Members on Medicare Advantage Plans in 2023

June 9, 2022

Humana Medicare Advantage Plan Members to See Zero Cost Dialysis Care and Lab Services in Urgent Care Centers and Outpatient Facilities

Historic Edenton Seeks Community Input on Frinks Freedom House Project

June 9, 2022

Join the North Carolina Division of State Historic Sites at two upcoming listening sessions designed to gather community input on the division’s work to tell the story of Golden and Ruth Frinks, their home, and their central role in the struggle for Civil Rights in North Carolina and across the South. Since 2019, the division has been working to preserve the Golden Frinks home in Edenton.