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Asheville Local News
Local news for Asheville, North Carolina and the surrounding Western North Carolina communities. Includes coverage on the Biltmore, Asheville Tourists, local beer, and local food.
Asheville Outlets will host a blood donation drive in partnership with the American Red Cross on Friday, July 24, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.
A Haywood County resident has tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19 after returning from out-of-state travel to Florida. Haywood County has reported a total of 109 positive cases as of July 8.
Are you interested in helping Buncombe County expand reliable, high-speed internet? If so, the county needs your help.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is alerting consumers of adverse health effects associated with methanol-contaminated hand sanitizers.
Artists Jenny Pickens, Joseph Pearson, and Marie T. Cochran will lead the design and implementation process for a Black Lives Matter mural in Asheville’s central business district.
After Asheville Police Chief David Zack told Asheville City Council members that no excessive force complaints had been filed against police officers following recent local protests, the Racial Justice Coalition (RJC) issued a call and process for community members to safely report traumatic incidents, without fear of retribution.
Organic Growers School, an Asheville-based nonprofit offering affordable classes on organic growing and sustainable living, has prioritized in-person, grower-to-grower learning for the last 29 years.
Pending weather, the City of Asheville Stormwater Division will close Kenilworth Road from Rosefield Drive to thirty feet north of Rosefield Drive beginning this week.
TV viewers in the Asheville area who receive free, over-the-air local TV will need to rescan their TVs to continue receiving local channels, including emergency and weather alerts.
The Vance Monument Task Force (VMTF) was created by joint resolution by the City of Asheville and Buncombe County. The VMTF will be tasked with gathering citizen input, particularly from those most impacted by the monuments and participate in public dialogue.
Major League Baseball has informed Minor League Baseball that it will not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams with players for the 2020 season. As a result, there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020.
Governor Roy Cooper has announced that North Carolina will continue working with schools, teachers, parents, and health experts to ensure that plans for school this coming year will protect everybody, especially those at high-risk.