May 26, 2017 WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest Starts Friday

Memorial Day weekend is here, which means it’s just about time for the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest! It’s Friday through Monday at Fleming Loop Park in Fuquay-Varina and includes all kinds of opportunities to see hot air balloons in action read more

May 25, 2017 One Day in North Carolina

Our WRAL news photographers are the best-of-the-best and have the awards to back-up that claim. Most of their news assignments do not typically lend themselves to visually artistic story-telling, but if photographers could have their druthers, they would strut their read more

May 5, 2017 WRAL-TV Honored for News Stories, Documentary

Two national organizations recently honored WRAL-TV with awards, one for a series a stories and another for a WRAL documentary. Gabriel Award WRAL-TV won a national Gabriel Award in the Short Feature category for the entry “A Heart for Al-J,” read more

May 2, 2017 May Out and About TV Airs Wednesday

The May edition of Out and About TV, a monthly TV series inspired by our popular website, airs Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. on WRAL. Coming up this month: Explore North Carolina’s State Parks, collecting stamps and earning prizes along the read more

CBC Hosts Area Students for Annual Job Shadow Day

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, almost 50 students from 18 area middle and high schools came to the WRAL-TV Studios for the annual CBC Job Shadow Day.  Ironically, the students got to hear about more news than expected.  WRAL-TV stayed read more

May 1, 2017 Former WRAL Reporter Mark Binker Dies

Veteran statehouse journalist and former WRAL News multimedia investigative reporter Mark Binker died unexpectedly at his home early Saturday. He was 43. Binker leaves behind his beloved wife, Marla, and sons Mason and Max. He also is survived by his read more