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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 $248,800 which is roughly $146/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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Dogs on Deployment program reunites airman with dogs

It was a special night on Tuesday at the Tennessee Smokies Stadium for Major Cook, the Asheville, North Carolina native who was reunited with his pets.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Live album coming from Town Mountain

Town Mountain has always been known as a band that is best experienced live. That's not a knock on their three fine studio albums, just a recognition from their fans that it's a show that needs to be seen as well as heard.

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Anchorage Daily News

Earth's hottest June follows hottest May. The new normal?

Things are heating up on planet Earth. Average global temperatures shattered records this June ... for the second month in a row, according to a new report from the National Climactic Data Center.

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Mountain Xpress

Hitting your mark: The Actor's Center of Asheville moves to Black Mountain

WHAT'S YOUR MOTIVATION?: Kevin Patrick Murphy, founder of The Actor's Center of Asheville, describes the center as a kind of gym - "You have to work the muscles," he says.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

No Charges For Cop Who Shot AJ Marion

No charges will be filed against the Asheville Police officer who fired the shot that killed former Reynolds High School football star A.J. Marion.

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Mountain Xpress

Poetic injustuce: Locals respond to N.C.'s poet laureate debate

Poetry has long been an action-packed artistic genre in Western North Carolina. Here, it's not merely written but spoken, slammed and taken into schools .

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Mountain Xpress

Weirdos R Us: 23 Skidoo celebrates the Year of the Weird with a book and album launch

FRIENDLY: Even though Secret Agent 23 Skidoo is based on the West Coast, he plans to continue collaborating with Asheville artists.

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InformationWeek

Our Cloud Disaster Recovery Story

I put my money where my mouth is with cloud DR, and it not only benefited my organization but also earned us a prestigious award.

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WLOS

NC sales tax limit for counties reviewed by Senate

Senate Republicans have retooled a proposal limiting local sales taxes in North Carolina but could still stop two large counties from putting referenda on the ballot this fall.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Cornbread from a soap star

If you've even been a fan of soap operas, you may remember the long-popular CBS daytime drama, "As the World Turns".

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ContactMusic.com

Andie Macdowell Feared For Her Life During Plane Terror

The Groundhog Day star was flying from Atlanta, Georgia to Asheville in North Carolina four years ago when the light aircraft was hit with a powerful gust of wind and the pilot had to battle to control the plane.

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Carolina Beaches

Final Results of the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur Championship Sectional Qualifying in Pinehurst, NC

Final results of the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur Championship Sectional Qualifying hosted by Pinewild Country Club on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Mashable

Global Ocean Temperatures Haven't Been This Hot Since Before 1880

June was the Earth's warmest such month on record since instrument data began in 1880, propelled by ocean temperatures that were so far above average that they broke a separate milestone.

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Mountain Xpress

Guardians of the funk: Free Flow's irresistable dance party

MEN IN MOTION: Free Flow wants everyone on their feet. "We're not a sit-and-watch band," says guitarist Lane Thaw.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville City Council to consider Pack Place leases, APD plans

After months of debate, Asheville City Council is preparing to decide the fate of who will manage Pack Place on July 22. The city owns the building at 2 South Pack Square in the heart of downtown Asheville, which is currently managed by a nonprofit of the same name.

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Mountain Xpress

Should Asheville take a few cues from Copenhagen?

If a human being were forced into a physical contest with a lion, a tiger, or a bear , the result would be unlikely to favor the human.

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Denver Westword

Sierra Nevada's Beer Camp Across America lands in Denver on Friday

California's Sierra Nevada Brewing, the nation's second-largest craft beer maker, is nearing completion on a second production facility, this one near Asheville, North Carolina.

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WNYC-AM New York

In Asheville, NC, Summer Vacation Lasts Just A Few Weeks

It's a typical first day of school at Hall Fletcher Elementary in Asheville, NC.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

North Carolina legislators have cleared the way to allow the use of hemp oil extract ...

North Carolina legislators have cleared the way to allow the use of hemp oil extract treatment in clinical studies, giving hope to those who suffer from severe seizure disorders including one Tuscola High School graduate.

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Citizen Thymes

The love of farming with Anne Grier of Gaining Ground Farms on Finding Asheville

Nathan sits down with Anne Grier of Gaining Ground Farm for the 45th episode of the Finding Asheville podcast.

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