Cory Dinkel, WRAL NEWS in NC

Cory Dinkel


Raleigh, NC, United States

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Recent articles by Cory:

Remains of WWII solider identified as western North Carolina man

DNA, dental and other analyses have confirmed the identity of remains buried in Belgium as a 27-year-old World War II soldier from Watauga County who died during battle in a German forest. → Read More

Motorcycle crash on I-95 S near Cumberland County leaves man dead

A motorcycle crash on I-95 South near Cumberland County has left a man dead. → Read More

Motorcycle crash on I-95 near Cumberland County leaves man dead

A motorcycle crash on I-95 South near Cumberland County has left a man dead. → Read More

Inflation could bring sticker shock to back-to-school shopping

Cruising through the classroom aisle, you may find prices for school supplies have gone up. Essentials that may be harder to stock up on as parents stretch budgets to pay for groceries and gas. → Read More

Man wanted for murder, abduction in PA arrested in Fayetteville

A multi-state search for a murder suspect in Pennsylvania ended in Fayetteville. → Read More

Demand for monkeypox vaccine causes Wake County clinic to end early

Demand for the monkeypox vaccine is so great in Wake County, a clinic administering them Saturday had to close down early. → Read More

More than 550 vaccinated at Wake County monkeypox clinic

A monkeypox vaccine clinic in Wake County accommodated 559 people Saturday, running out of all doses available for the event. → Read More

Durham community center damaged, vandalized for 2nd time in a week

Broken windows, sinks and toilets smashed to pieces was just some of the damage to a community center in Durham. → Read More

Travelers facing more delays, cancellations during summer travel season

Heading to the airport this weekend? You might want to brace yourself for more delays and cancellations, as a summer of pain for air travelers continues. → Read More

Police searching for man who escaped from Robeson CRV Center

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety said Friday evening that correctional staff and law enforcement officers are looking for a man who escaped from the Robeson Confinement in Response to Violation (CRV) Center in Lumberton. → Read More

University of North Carolina releases fall 2022 COVID protocols

University of North Carolina releases fall 2022 COVID protocols → Read More

Police investigating series of drive-by shootings around Scotland Neck

Officials in Scotland Neck said they are investigating a series of drive-by shootings in and around Scotland Neck, two of them unfolding Saturday night. → Read More

1st case of monkeypox confirmed in Cumberland County by health officials

The Cumberland County Department of Public Health said Monday it has confirmed the first case of monkeypox in the county. → Read More

Michael & Son Services donate HVAC systems to 2 families in need during Durham Bulls game

Two local families in need have brand new HVAC systems, thanks to a donation from Michael and Son Services. → Read More

Construction site trash saved from landfills with creative repurposing

A new partnership is turning miles and miles of construction trash into treasure. Many have seen countless building sites enclosed by large windscreens which are thrown away when the project ends. → Read More

Patient accused of significantly injuring Duke Raleigh Hospital employee

According to American Hospital Association: 44% of nurses reported experiencing physical violence and 68% reported experiencing verbal abuse during the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

Police: Man fires shots at workers in Winston-Salem mall

A New York man fired shots at store workers at a North Carolina mall when they confronted him about stolen merchandise, not long after he had stolen items from a home improvement store, police said Monday. → Read More

22-year old arrested for stealing car, 2 robberies in Fayetteville

Fayetteville police said a man has been arrested after stealing a car and robbing two locations → Read More

Brief afternoon storms leave damage, power outages behind in central NC

Afternoon storms rolled through central North Carolina. knocking out power and downing massive trees. → Read More

Rocky Mount police investigating 2 overnight shootings

Rocky Mount Police are investigating two shootings that left people injured overnight. → Read More