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Campaigners for both the Vance Patterson and Mark Meadows campaigns for the Republican Congressional District 11's runoff await and greet voters outside the Flat Rock Village Center in Henderson County. Katie Bailey/Carolina Public Press
November 25, 2015, No comments

Moving the presidential primary to March shakes up more than just the state’s national relevance as state and local candidates have to file in December.

Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press

ACLU warns Lake Lure school not to mistreat LGBTQ+ group

November 23, 2015, No comments

Rutherford County charter school suspends clubs and seeks legal advice after criticism of gay-student support group. ACLU warns against discrimination ...

Lake Adger dam square

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 ...

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is seeking public comment on its proposed Interstate 26 connector. Photo by Angie Newsome.

Speakers offer earful on Interstate 26 Connector

November 18, 2015, No comments

Interest intense as NC Department of Transportation conducts hearing on overhaul of highways through Asheville. Commenters express concerns, push thei ...

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    Eight voters out
    October 30, 2015, No comments

    Buncombe election board persuaded that some registered voters don’t really reside in Montreat.