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Rainy summer spurs fungus growth on Christmas Tree farms
Larry Smith said he felt sick Tuesday walking through a Christmas tree field he has along the Toe River in Avery County.
The Charlotte Observer
Record cold, mountain snow for Thanksgiving
Charlotte-area residents will awaken Thursday to the coldest Thanksgiving in years, with temperatures expected to be near record levels.
No harm seen from winter weather
Caldwell County residents could see a mix of rain, sleet and snow before noon, but it isn't expected to stick around long, according to the National Weather Service.
Arctic air blows in, stays through Thanksgiving
Bitter cold air will move in with gusty north to northwest winds Saturday night into Sunday.
Beech Mountain officer charged with felony
A Beech Mountain police officer has left the department and turned himself in to face a felony drug charge, according to police.
HCWF funds agencies benefitting...
It's not often that charitable donations exceed their financial goals. But that is just what has happened with the High Country Women's Fund.
The Mountain Times
Halloween - Booze It & Lose It' nets 842 DWI arrests
Drunk drivers wearing even the most creative costumes could not hide from law enforcement officers across the state during the Halloween "Booze It & Lose It" campaign.
Proposed Medicaid cuts worry families needing long-term care
Family members of people suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia are worried that proposed state cuts to Medicaid reimbursements will hurt their loved ones and leave families with fewer choices when it comes to long-term care.
Light Snow Falls Across North Carolina
Avery County had half-inch of snow near Beech Mountain. Parts of eastern Mecklenburg County also reported up to a half inch of snow briefly.