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.

A bartender pouring a glass of beer from tap.

The Brew-Hoppers Guide to Western North Carolina

Most people aren’t aware that Western North Carolina is the brewing capital of the Southeast. In fact, on just about any day of the year, one can select from about 50 locally brewed craft beers.

A bike trail alongside a creek.

Mountain Trails Face Stress From Cyclists and Climate Change

Big views, technical obstacles, and thrilling descents are the calling card of Western North Carolina’s extensive mountain biking trail system and why it’s known as one of the East Coast’s most revered destinations.