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The North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh. Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press file photo
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April 29, 2015, No comments

With the official crossover deadline on Thursday, N.C. legislative committees are kicking into high gear to get a huge gulp of bills heard and to the floor as quickly as possible. Also inside: Bills on renewable energy, environmental regulations and honoring a founder of hospice care in WNC.

National Forest map via the U.S. Forest Service

Forest Service steps toward ‘more constructive dialogue’ about Pisgah, Nantahala

April 27, 2015, No comments

The U.S. Forest Service held a meeting last week that brought together three forest collaborative planning groups. "There was a hunger to move past th ...

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Raleigh Report: McCrory continues push for road, infrastructure bond vote this fall

April 20, 2015, No comments

The governor is stepping up his effort to get the North Carolina legislature to put the Connect NC program -- aimed at boosting road and infrastructur ...

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Raleigh Report: Possums, hard cider and Billy Graham

April 14, 2015, No comments

If you’re looking for a mix of legislation that fits neatly with common lore from WNC, then this is your week.