Fishing after the flood: Flood took two-thirds of state hatchery’s trout

When the Davidson River first hit flood stage on at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17, it was a normal — albeit…
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Rally ‘round the campground

Five dozen vintage trailers will be on display this weekend when the Vintage Trailer Open House event returns 11 a.m.…
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Shoot the day away

Escape the indoors at the Cub Scouts Shooting Sports Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the…
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Take in the view from Charlies Bunion

Explore Charlies Bunion with the Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department on Wednesday, Sept. 29. 
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Get in gear for adventure

UPDATE: Due to rising COVID-19 cases, the Sept. 25 event has been postponed until next spring. A full weekend of…
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Country miles: Federal designation sought for Benton MacKaye Trail

This year marked both the 16th birthday of the Benton MacKaye Trail and the 100th anniversary of its namesake’s flagship…
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Songbird outbreak is subsiding

A mysterious outbreak that has been affecting songbirds since May 2020 appears to be subsiding, and thanks to diligent reporting…
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Lend a hand in the Smokies

Volunteers will have a chance to give back to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park during several workdays planned throughout…
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Moderate fall color season predicted

A “reasonably colorful” fall leaf season with a less pronounced peak than usual is predicted for Western North Carolina, according…
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See wildlife through local lenses

Wildlife through the lenses of local photographers will be on display at the Macon County Public Library through the month…
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It’s farmers market time

According to guidance from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, farmers markets fall under the same classification as…
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