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6:17 am
Fri June 6, 2014

10 Things to Know for Friday, June 6, 2014

Credit Molly Davis

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Immigration
5:58 am
Fri June 6, 2014

Film Sheds New Light on Undocumented Immigrants

Award-winning journalist, Jose Vargas attends a Mitt Romney presidential campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Credit documentedthefilm.com/gallery

Social activists in the Triad hope a new documentary will reduce the negative stigmas placed on undocumented immigrants.

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Triad Dog Games
5:26 am
Fri June 6, 2014

Competition, Games for 4-Legged Athletes

Karen Fullerton and her beloved Siberian Husky, Sergei.
Credit Karen Fullerton

Triad dogs run, jump, swim and play during two-day competition.

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Business
5:18 am
Fri June 6, 2014

'Pay to Play' : Piedmont Triad Partnership Moves Forward, Despite Funding Cuts

The Piedmont Triad Partnership is shifting from a public entity to a private entity. One of the projects the organization is working on is to help develop an aviation hub around the Piedmont Triad International Airport.
Credit Dave Thrower

The Piedmont Triad Partnership based in Greensboro was founded as one of the seven regional economic development offices across the state, tasked with creating a sense of regional identity and marketing its 12-county footprint. But this July, with the removal of all state marketing funding, regional economic development will make a significant shift as the Piedmont Triad Partnership begins operating as a private organization — one that no longer operates as a traditional economic development group, but rather a privately funded entity that’s focused on specific regional goals of its own choosing.

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Military
6:17 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Muddy Mayhem for Marines: Local 5K Obstacle Course Raises Money for NC Veterans

Participants in the Marine Mud Run will conquer two new obstacles in this year's 5K race.
Credit Marine Corp League Detachment 1075

This weekend, hundreds of people will get down and dirty in Stokes County for a good cause.

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