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Gov. Pat McCrory
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April 17, 2014, No comments

Gov. Pat McCrory will ask legislators for broader authority over coal ash disposal, but his plan does not envision eliminating all 33 of Duke Energy’s ash ponds.

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Victims of NC’s sterilization program face deadline for compensation

April 17, 2014, No comments

North Carolina will soon be the first state in the nation to compensate victims of an officially sanctioned sterilization program, a large number of w ...

Current Buncombe County District Attorney Ron Moore and challenger Todd Williams appear at a recent debate held in Asheville.

VIDEO: Buncombe County district attorney candidates debate

April 16, 2014, No comments

Two candidates vying to become Buncombe County's next district attorney recently discussed issues ranging from funding to the Asheville Police Departm ...

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Comments on National Forests Environmental Impact Statement due April 28

April 14, 2014, No comments

The U.S. Forest Service is encouraging people to submit comments by April 28, 2014, on the Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Stateme ...