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Asheville, North Carolina is located in Buncombe County. Zip codes in Asheville, NC include 28801, 28810, and 28813. The median home price in Asheville is $249,000 which is roughly $152/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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15 min ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Hammett named president-elect of NCVMA

The North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association has announced the organization's official 2014-15 executive officers.

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4 hrs ago | WWNC-AM Asheville

Asheville leaders urge us to ignore bare breasts

Once again, Asheville City leaders are urging residents and visitors to ignore the half-naked women demonstrating in downtown this weekend.

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10 hrs ago | Bohemian.com

Aus. 22: Locust Honey String Band at Studio 55

Hailing from Asheville, N.C., the trio-Chloe Edmonstone, Meredith Watson and Hilary Hawke-who make up the Locust Honey String Band play a lively, old-timey mix of bluegrass and country fiddle tunes.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sun Journal

New music series set for Bank of the Arts in New Bern

The 20th Century has been called "The American Century," and 20th century American music has been called the largest and most important American contribution to the world's supply of art.

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Monterey County Herald

Beth Peerless: Dawes finds depth, distinction in maturity

Dawes' most recent album, 2013's "Stories Don't End," reveals a new level of togetherness for the band.

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WBTV

NC justices uphold ruling leading to utility rates

The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent over two years.

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Mountain Xpress

Safeguarding water quality: Amid drastic state budget cuts, volunteers pick up slack

Standing knee-deep in the Little Tennessee River, Haley Williams wears a broad smile as she and her classmates fill a bucket with temporarily stunned fish.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

Asheville Outlets On Schedule To Open Next Spring

An update on the coming soon Asheville Outlets, due to open next spring featuring 75 retail stores in an open air plaza on Brevard Road.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Asheville topless rally moves to visible locationAsheville topless...

A topless rally is moving to a new location in Asheville this year that some say will be more visible to tourists and visitors.

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WLOS

Breakaway Republicans block NC incentives bill

A cadre of Republicans in the North Carolina House broke ranks with their leadership to vote down a sweeping economic incentives and tax bill they said violated core conservative principles.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mountain Xpress

GreenWorks interns raise environmental awareness in public housing

Photos courtesy of Asheville GreenWorks. Sometimes the smallest thing can tell you a lot about the health of a community.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

Topless Rally Moves

The topless rally returns to downtown Asheville this Sunday and it'll be in a new location.

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Mountain Xpress

LAAFF announces schedule for Aug. 31 festival

Lexington Avenue Arts and Fun Festival returns on Sunday, Aug. 31 with a full day's worth of music, art street theater, local vendors, food and drink and more.

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Mountain Xpress

Digging deep: DIG Festival showcases local and regional music

ALL TOGETHER NOW: From left, Philo Reitzel performs with Debrissa McKinney, Paul Juhl and members of Empire Strikes Brass, one of the local-centric Asheville collaborations on the DIG Festival lineup.

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Mountain Xpress

Smart bets: Town Mountain

Fans of Asheville quintet Town Mountain will be familiar with the concept of podorythmie - not because they are well-versed in French Canadian percussive techniques, but because it's nearly impossible to listen to the band's jaunty bluegrass without adding your own toe-tapping beat.

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Mountain Xpress

Tashi Dorji's new album blends cultures and subcultures

Tashi Dorji talks a lot about community - in terms of both Asheville's punk scene and his interest in radical politics.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

Contract Awarded To Repair Area Bridges

The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded an $11.4 million dollar contract to replace 11 bridges in Buncombe, Madison and Mitchell counties.

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WLOS

NC Gop lawmakers diverge on core Gop positions

Extended wrangling over the final measures before the North Carolina General Assembly is caught up in differences over Republican philosophy.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mountain Xpress

Montford Park Players holds auditions for a oeThe Wintera s Tale,a Aug....

Auditions for the Montford Park Players production of The Winter's Tale will be held Wednesday and Thursday, August 20 & 21, from 7 - 9 pm at the Asheville Masonic Temple, 80 Broadway Street in downtown Asheville.

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Independent Weekly

One: A Story of Love and Equality at the North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Brooklyn-based filmmaker Becca Roth had never actually been to North Carolina before starting work on her award-winning documentary One: A Story of Love and Equality , which chronicles her interactions with people on both sides of a controversial anti-gay-marriage constitutional amendment .

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