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Body cam
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July 30, 2015, No comments

As national conversations continue about law agencies using body cameras to document their interactions with the public, local law enforcement is no exception. Now, 90 Buncombe County sheriff’s deputies wear body cameras as part of their regular duties.

Dan Holder, center, checks a proposed power line path at an informational meeting held by Duke Energy on the company's plans to construct a 45-mile high-voltage power line through Henderson and Polk Counties.  Photo by Matt Rose

Duke Energy unveils maps, plans for new transmission lines

July 15, 2015, 1 Comment

On Tuesday, nearly 500 people attended an informational meeting held by Duke Energy, which revealed maps and further details about its modernization p ...

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Candidates for municipal elections can file until noon on Friday

July 14, 2015, No comments

Candidate filing for the 2015 Municipal elections continues through noon on Friday, July 17. Details on how and where to file located inside.

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NC Senate about to pass major environmental changes

July 2, 2015, No comments

The North Carolina Senate has tentatively passed a massive new regulatory bill mandating dozens of changes to state environmental protections, includi ...