Checking records for 2015 candidates in WNC identifies four with criminal convictions. Each spoke with CPP, as did one candidate with a long history of arrests.
With diverging ideas for managing WNC national forests and the feds revising their master plan, a Stakeholders Forum tries to forge harmony.
The Cherokee community welcomed guests last Thursday to the ribbon-cutting of their state-of-the-art 155,000-square-foot health-care facility.
Environmental groups rally to push Duke Energy to change its WNC plans. But the nature of community concerns and Duke's response remain unclear.
Recent audits by the Office of the State Auditor identified similar problems in Avery and Swain counties, including insufficient safeguards for handling money.
In a letter to Polk's county manager, Inman-Campobello Water District in South Carolina takes controversial offer off the table.
A newly introduced bill in Congress would extend a lifeline to rural hospitals.