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Asheville Meter Services worker Shane Moore tests the accuracy of a meter at a hotel in Woodfin last Wednesday. According to the city of Asheville, the Capital Improvement Fee generates about $6.5 million every year. The fee is dedicated to maintaining the region's largest water system. Mike Belleme/Carolina Public Press
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August 26, 2015, No comments

With changes to and debates around the ownership of some water systems in Western North Carolina, Carolina Public Press is undertaking an in-depth and investigative project looking at who owns the water in the 18 westernmost counties of the state.

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Learn about Medicare benefits at Wednesday’s forum in Jackson County

August 17, 2015, No comments

Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin and SHIIP, the Seniors' Health Insurance Information Program, will hold a series of town hall events to educate M ...

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Jackson County News Exchange coming Aug. 25

August 6, 2015, No comments

Please join the award-winning journalists with Carolina Public Press and WCQS Radio for a free public meeting in Clay County to discuss in-depth and i ...

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Little budging on the NC budget, House pitches bonds

August 4, 2015, No comments

Holding up negotiations over an agreement on this session’s two-year budget are key policy changes on Medicaid and education pushed by the Senate. B ...