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Morgan Murray and his 6-year-old son, Blue, check in at the polling station at Isaac Dickson Elementary in Asheville. Local races in Buncombe County included primaries for county commission, district attorney, clerk of superior court and district court judge. Colby Rabon/Carolina Public Press
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February 9, 2016, No comments

North Carolina elections officials hope an order to redraw congressional districts will be stayed; many counties can’t afford a separate primary for U.S. House.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, Isaac Dickson Elementary. Colby Rabon/Carolina Public Press

NC presidential ballot won’t reflect dropouts (Updated)

February 3, 2016, No comments

State Board of Elections says it's too late to change the primary ballots since absentee voting is already underway. Also, a look at the delegate math ...

WNC's State House Districts

As districts change, so do voters

February 1, 2016, No comments

Migration and generational patterns leading to increase in unaffiliated voters throughout WNC, with unpredictable results when redistricting comes in ...

Kevin Colburn is the national stewardship director for American Whitewater.

Forest process could protect more WNC rivers

January 26, 2016, No comments

The Forestry Service could recommend additional rivers for "Wild and Scenic" designation, preventing these free-flowing streams from being dammed.