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March 23, 2015, No comments

Carolina Public Press’s Newsmakers forum in Sylva on March 20 drew dozens of people to the nonpartisan event, which focused on open government challenges and success across the region and state.

The North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh. Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press file photo

Vote Check: How the NC House, Senate voted on fracking emissions bill

March 17, 2015, No comments

Here is how the NC House and Senate voted on legislation that gives leeway to a North Carolina state panel in creating air pollution rules for frackin ...

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Newsmakers: The Best & Worst of WNC’s Open Government

March 13, 2015, No comments

Carolina Public Press's next Newsmakers forum will feature journalists and open government advocates discussing best practices -- and challenges -- to ...

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NC comes in fourth in national economic development ranking

March 3, 2015, No comments

Gov. Pat McCrory announced on Monday that North Carolina jumped to fourth place among all states in Site Selection magazine’s 2014 Governor’s Cup, ...

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    ‘New economy’ conference set for March 18
    March 3, 2015, No comments

    Self Help Credit Union is hosting a March 18 conference, “Bringing it Home: Building a Local Economy for Everyone,” exploring how local, regional and national programs are changing the face of economic development in Western North Carol ...

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    CPP seeks regional project manager
    February 11, 2015, No comments

    Carolina Public Press is currently seeking a contract project coordinator for its new Open WNC project, which will be the first effort of its kind in mostly rural Western North Carolina to improve — and, in some cases, create — access t ...