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What's next in NC for fracking-featured
September 22, 2014, No comments

So now that the last public hearing on the rules governing possible fracking in North Carolina has taken place, what’s next?

Fracking public hearing featured

Fracking brings few jobs, major destruction, mountain residents tell NC energy commission

September 16, 2014, 3 Comments

In the fourth and final public hearing on North Carolina's fracking-related rules, mountain residents largely decried the proposed rules, expressing c ...


Fresh off hike near the AT, Interior Secretary Jewell calls for conservation funding

August 7, 2014, No comments

Flanked by U.S. Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), Jewell called for reauthorizing the Land and Water Conservation Fund while visiting Western North Carolina o ...

13th Amendment to the US Constitution

VIDEO: Celebrating Juneteenth, 13th Amendment stops in WNC

June 16, 2014, No comments

North Carolina’s copy of the 13th Amendment was at Vance Birthplace in Weaverville on June 12 during a statewide tour to celebrate “Juneteenth,” ...