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Thanks for Protection: New HPD Station Opens

Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude in many ways. This includes local law enforcement’s protection of citizens.

Ramada Neighbors Take Grievances to County

Residents and property and business owners feel the shelter at the Ramada Inn, rather than helping persons suffering addiction, has burdened their neighborhood with filthy and criminal activities. Finding Asheville City Council, which intends to purchase the shelter, unresponsive to their demands for a safe neighborhood, they took their complaints to the county commissioners.

Soccer Rockets Edge Rams 1-0 in 4 OTs

A soccer playoffs thriller went scoreless for over 107 minutes before A.C. Reynolds scored to oust T.C. Roberson from playoffs. ACR, Enka and North Henderson advanced furthest in playoffs, among local teams.

App State Graduate Focus: Int’l Urban Design

An App State Grad dives into ethical city planning on an international level.

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Spotlight on Groundbreaking Modernist Design

To better understand the development of an extraordinary local treasure, learn about Black Mountain College at the Asheville Art Museum.

Mountain BizWorks’ New Acquisition Services

The business funding and educational institution Mountain BizWorks is aiding WNC entrepreneurs buy and sell businesses. 

Who’s Your Local Hero?

Reva Mae Harwood was a notable fixture in the Weaverville community.

Lawmakers Approve Final Redistricting Maps

New election maps passed into law reshape the political districts of North Carolina.

Choosing Between a Jab or Your Job

Since when is it ok to make people choose between their job and taking an ineffective vaccine?

Helping the Poor with Committees and Plans

Winter is coming, the homeless population remains at record levels and the City of Asheville is sitting on hundreds of thousands of federal dollars disbursed to aid the disadvantaged and dispossessed with housing. The funds are being held up, for approximately a year, to give the city time to come up with a plan, with public listening sessions, to help decide who should receive funding.