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TONIGHT AT 11: Pay By The Bag

Posted February 11, 2004 4:40 a.m. EST

— The problem of what to do with all the trash is a troubling one in many communities.

Shrinking landfill space and "not-in-my-backyard" protests over new landfills are just two of the hurdles local officials face in trying to solve their respective trash troubles.

A new idea is slowly rising out of all those garbage piles. Mark Roberts reports on Pay by the Bag.

For the rest of this story, watch Wednesday's WRAL News at 11 p.m.