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Newsmakers forum Q&A
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November 19, 2014, No comments

Questions raised during the Newsmakers forum with some of Western North Carolina’s top forest and wildlife managers and advocates included queries about logging proposals, designated areas for recreational and hunting use and the use of tax-payer funds to support commercial logging operations.

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Newsmakers video: Live interview with WNC national forest managers, advocates

November 19, 2014, No comments

At its Newsmakers forum held on Nov. 13, Carolina Public Press hosted some of the region's top national forest managers and advocates for a live inter ...

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We want to hear from you! Reader survey inside.

November 19, 2014, No comments

Help the Carolina Public Press team improve coverage and get entered into a chance to win a $30 gift certificate. This will help guide our coverage as ...

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Newsmakers: The Future of WNC’s National Forests

October 31, 2014, Comments Off

Carolina Public Press announces the launch of Newsmakers, a new nonpartisan conversation series on top Western North Carolina interests and issues. Th ...

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    Carolina Public Press awarded national INNovation Fund grant
    October 16, 2014, Comments Off

    Carolina Public Press is one of eight nonprofit news organization across the country to be awarded an INNovation Fund grant from the Investigative News Network. The fund was established with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Fo ...

  • WNC CONFIDENTIAL: Your key to hard-to-find public information and records.
    CPP offers new training on public information about nonprofits
    September 23, 2014, Comments Off

    NONPROFIT DISCLOSURES, a new training program from Carolina Public Press, will focus specifically on the state's large and influential nonprofit sector -- including understanding what records and information nonprofit organizations must dis ...

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    Buncombe News Exchange to be held Oct. 16, Oct. 23
    September 23, 2014, Comments Off

    Please join the award-winning journalists with Carolina Public Press for two meetups in Buncombe County — the eighth and ninth in The News Exchange series — to discuss in-depth and investigative news across Western North Carolina — es ...

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    Graham County News Exchange coming Sept. 10
    August 28, 2014, Comments Off

    Please join us in Robbinsville on Sept. 10 to discuss in-depth and investigative news across Western North Carolina -- especially the people, places and issues going overlooked and under-reported in Graham County.

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    Cherokee County News Exchange coming Sept. 10
    August 28, 2014, Comments Off

    MURPHY — Please join the award-winning journalists with Carolina Public Press for a meetup in Cherokee County — the sixth in The News Exchange series — to discuss in-depth and […]

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    Swain County News Exchange coming Sept. 11
    August 28, 2014, Comments Off

    Please join us in Murphy on Sept. 11 to discuss in-depth and investigative news across Western North Carolina -- especially the people, places and issues going overlooked and under-reported in Swain County.