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Librarian Zoe Rhine says the album is a goldmine of local history. Jon Elliston/CPP
December 30, 2015, No comments

Carolina Public Press looks back at the biggest readership stories of the year

Used by permission of Macon County Public Health Child Immunization Services

Clusters of unvaccinated kids create WNC health time bomb

December 16, 2015, No comments

Buncombe poses worst problem due to misinformation, but Transylvania and Polk also have substantial levels of children not being immunized.

A view of Western Carolina University in Cullowhee from WCU's webcam. Photo courtesy of WCU via

Catamounts face mounting tuition, fees

December 7, 2015, No comments

Western Carolina University board approves higher tuition and fees for the 2016-2017 school year.

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UPDATED: School adopts policy affecting gender-identity club

November 23, 2015, No comments

Rutherford County charter school passes 'inclusive' club policy with parental permission required for younger students.