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 her ...
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 here.
Allen Nicholas takes oversight for the state's four national forests even as the Forestry Service is working through a sometimes contentious revision process for WNC's forests.
The recession forced years of bipartisan budget cuts, but state conservation spending is bouncing back, with mountain counties getting substantial funds.
The State Board of Elections has approved the list of presidential candidates to show up on the Republican, Democratic and Libertarian primary ballots in March.
Critics say state regulators won't make Duke Energy clean up any coal-ash sites the company doesn't want to, representing a "total failure of the bureacracy"