Questions raised during the Newsmakers forum with some of Western North Carolina’s top forest and wildlife managers and advocates included queries about logging proposals, designated areas for recreational and hunting use and the use of tax-payer funds to support commercial logging operations.
At its Newsmakers forum held on Nov. 13, Carolina Public Press hosted some of the region's top national forest managers and advocates for a live inter ...
Watch Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer's presentation during the State of the City address.
A News 13 investigation of asbestos at Asheville's VA Medical Center uncovers critical information left out of reports to federal safety inspectors.
North Carolina’s copy of the 13th Amendment was at Vance Birthplace in Weaverville on June 12 during a statewide tour to celebrate “Juneteenth,” the date many African Americans observe as the day in 1865 that the last of the enslaved ...
Two candidates vying to become Buncombe County's next district attorney recently discussed issues ranging from funding to the Asheville Police Department evidence room audit to 'restoring integrity' in the office.
What's the impact of the region's cultural heritage on WNC's economy? Last week, on its 10th anniversary, the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area announced some preliminary results of a study asking that same question.
Wednesday night, officials said more than 40 firefighters are battling the now 100-acre fire, which is under investigation. More are expected to arrive today.
The board's regular monthly meeting, on Sept. 5, was the first to be streamed live online by a contractor hired by the board and subsequently shown on television.
With new district-based voting changing to the way Buncombe County Board of Commissioners are elected, four candidates vying to represent District 3 answered voter questions on Oct. 15 during a candidates forum. Inside: The complete forum, ...