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Dried red peppers in a bin.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Did you dry peppers earlier in the season? Or are you still finding fresh ones at farmers tailgate markets? Many farms will continue have them, probably until the first frost.

A row of cars waiting to enter a drive-through clinic.

Buncombe County Sees Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Buncombe County has seen the number of new cases per day on average increase since the end of September. The county is currently seeing about 30-32 new cases per day on average.

Fall foliage in the Blue Ridge Parkway during sunset.

Asheville’s Fall Leaf Color Forecast for 2020

Higher elevation locations such as Graveyard Falls, Grandfather Mountain, Doughton Park, and Elk Knob State Park are great and convenient spots for previewing what’s to come.