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Wednesday, 16 August 2017 14:25

WNC welcomes ‘The Great American Solar Eclipse’

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On Monday, Aug. 21, Western North Carolina residents and visitors will have the chance to see a rare total solar eclipse.…
The Haywood County Affordable Housing Task Force has run its course, completing an assessment and presenting recommendations designed to ameliorate…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 14:11

SCC weather balloon team to launch on eclipse day

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On Aug. 21, the day of the Great American Eclipse, 50 high-altitude weather balloon teams from across the country will…
Grandview Circle residents concerned about property values and crime turned up at the Waynesville Board of Aldermen meeting to get…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 13:51

Sneed vetoes power bill assistance program

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Principal Chief Richard Sneed has vetoed legislation that Tribal Council passed in July setting up a program to pay power…
Although Haywood County’s municipal elections in Canton, Clyde and Maggie Valley will garner the most attention through November, state legislative…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 13:44

Tribal Council candidates speak

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Election Day is drawing ever nearer for Cherokee Tribal Council, with all 12 seats up for election Thursday, Sept. 7.
A plan to build a connector between Ledbetter Road and Monteith Gap Road in Cullowhee has been scrapped following the…
The Jackson County Planning Board approved construction of the 38-home Solitude Development in Cullowhee in August 2016, but following concern…
Elected officials from across Haywood County and from across party lines were quick to speak out in the wake of…
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 13:25

Hundreds show to denounce Charlottesville violence

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About 200 people gathered in front of the Haywood County Historic Courthouse Monday evening to stand in solidarity with Charlottesville…