Note: Last week, we launched a new series lining up the past week’s local and North Carolina news, features and reports delivered to you by WRAL TechWire. Recaps go live every Monday morning.

Hot stories for the week of January 7-11 included our coverage of Raleigh Chamber’s Economic Forecast event, North Carolina startups bringing their tech to the Consumer Electronics Show and the Better Business Bureau’s scathing “F” rating for Epic Games.

Other notable headlines: A track of LORD Corporation’s massive growth, the American Underground-Big Top merger, Fujifilm’s Morrisville expansion, Mati founder’s new gig at McKinsey & Company and two new grants awarded to the NC Biotech Center.

Here’s a look back at 38 local and state headlines as reported by WRAL TechWire last week.

This report doesn’t included national and international news reports.

MONDAY January 7 Headlines:

TUESDAY January 8 Headlines:

WEDNESDAY January 9 Headlines:

THURSDAY January 10 Headlines:

FRIDAY January 11 Headlines: