Carolina Public Press analyzed the grades for all of Western North Carolina’s public schools (which include charter schools). How did your school and school system do?
While public housing is generally thought of as a more urban phenomenon, it, in fact, exists -- in some form -- in each one of Western North Carolina' ...
The report includes details on needs in Buncombe, Henderson, Madison and Transylvania counties, as well as in the city of Asheville.
In response to an open records request, the City of Asheville on Friday released preliminary incomplete documents related to an ongoing assessment of ...
Every year since 2007, the N.C. Department of Commerce reviews the overall economic conditions for all of North Carolina's 100 counties. The department recently completed and released its new designations, which impact state funding resourc ...
After an immensely rainy year in 2013, Grandfather Mountain rainfall rebounded to below-normal precipitation levels in 2014, according to weather data collected at the Mile High Swinging Bridge.
In four others, unemployment in November stayed the same, according to the latest data from the N.C. Division of Employment Security.
As the Housing Authority of the City of Asheville pursues an extensive overhaul, a close look at the numbers and causes of evictions in recent years points up complaints by some residents.
2014 has been a big year for big news about Western North Carolina. Looking back, here are highlights of what Carolina Public Press' investigative reporting unearthed during the past 12 months.
According to newly released data tracking October's unemployment rates across the state's 100 counties, Western North Carolina makes the headlines.