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July 17, 2014, No comments

Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transportation in Avery County (including Newland, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain and Crossnore).

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Free online entrepreneurship training available through Haywood Community College

July 17, 2014, No comments

More than 20 courses to help potential and existing business owners are now available online and free of charge.

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What are the transportation needs in your community? NCDOT setting new criteria, wants your input.

July 7, 2014, Comments Off

A series of public meetings and open comment periods are underway across Western North Carolina, sparked by new legislation requiring the N.C. Departm ...

The North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh. Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press

Vote Check: How the NC House, Senate voted on the fracking bill

May 30, 2014, Comments Off

Details inside on how your NC legislator voted yesterday on the fracking bill.

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    Announcing The News Exchange from Carolina Public Press
    May 25, 2014, Comments Off

    Let's talk unbiased, in-depth and investigative journalism in Western North Carolina. The News Exchange -- a series of free, public meetups hosted by Carolina Public Press -- launches this week. The series aims to connect CPP's award-winnin ...

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    Forest Service releases web app featuring 3 WNC trails
    May 21, 2014, Comments Off

    The web app provides details on trails in the Tsali Recreation Area, located in the Nantahala National Forest Cheoah Ranger District; the Jackrabbit Recreation Area in the national forest's Tusquitee Ranger District; and two large sections ...

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    Election 2014: Primary day guide for Avery County
    May 5, 2014, Comments Off

    The primary will take place on May 6, 2014, across North Carolina. Here's your guide to finding out more about the candidates in Avery County, with direct links to their campaign pages.

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    Election 2014: Primary day guide for Cherokee County
    May 5, 2014, Comments Off

    The primary will take place on May 6, 2014, across North Carolina. Here's your guide to finding out more about the candidates in Cherokee County, with direct links to their campaign pages.