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Drought map courtesy of the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Click for full-size image for all of North Carolina.
June 30, 2015, No comments

Drought has returned to North Carolina for the first time in more than two years.

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Duncan: Buncombe Sheriff’s Office has 70 body cameras, procedures for keeping, erasing footage

June 30, 2015, No comments

At the first of four "use of force" forums planned for this summer, local law enforcement fielded questions about training, complaints, tasers and mor ...

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Duke Energy: Asheville substation delayed, but increased demand driving WNC plans

June 18, 2015, No comments

Duke Energy will delay building a power substation next to Asheville's Isaac Dickson Elementary School, but the utility remains committed to a broader ...

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Buncombe schools committee votes to keep ‘The Kite Runner’ in class

June 17, 2015, No comments

Meeting to hear an appeal by Lisa Baldwin, a parent of an A.C. Reynolds High School student and former Buncombe Board of Education member, a committee ...