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January 25, 2016, No comments

Deborah Greene’s efforts have led to the release of hundreds of Watauga County closed session minutes from 1998 to 2015, which are shared publicly here.

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Tracking MLK: FBI records reveal surveillance, threats during WNC visits

January 14, 2016, No comments

As Martin Luther King Day celebrates 86 years since the civil rights leader’s birth, government files show more about his brief but weighty times he ...

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Water deal failure puts Polk County on hook to fix at-risk dam

November 20, 2015, No comments

Plans to fix Turner Shoals Dam are back in play after the collapse of water deal with a South Carolina district, which balked at paying for the projec ...

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Late congressman Ballenger’s FBI file details threats and a robbery

November 16, 2015, No comments

Newly released documents reveal info about some of the longtime N.C. congressman's domestic challenges but nothing about his foreign policy disputes.