Former Clay County Finance Director won't face charges over accusations she illegally monitored the former sheriff's phone calls. But she's out of a job and doesn't buy the county's explanation.
Buncombe poses worst problem due to misinformation, but Transylvania and Polk also have substantial levels of children not being immunized.
In recent months the tribe has elected a new principal chief, opened a new hospital and casino and faced disputes over pay raises and legalization of marijuana.
A look at the list of candidates who have filed to run in 2016 for statewide and local offices affecting WNC.
Join us Tuesday in Murphy for a listening session on the news needs in Cherokee County.
Teachers are leaving WNC schools at a lower rate than elsewhere. The reasons why remain elusive and may come down in part to supportive communities and policies.
Checking records for 2015 candidates in WNC identifies four with criminal convictions. Each spoke with CPP, as did one candidate with a long history of arrests.
With diverging ideas for managing WNC national forests and the feds revising their master plan, a Stakeholders Forum tries to forge harmony.