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Asheville business recalls 2 kratom products due to salmonella risk

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WLOS.COM - 2018-05-25 11:17:00

West Asheville business vandalized with anti-brewery graffiti

NC Supreme Court justice visits WNC high schoolsWhat happens to the Polk County mudslide boulders?Community helps teen help the homelessClaxton Elementary students learn to the beat of their own drumPlaying Solo: A guide to all things 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'Damage assessors to tour Polk County mud

WLOS.COM - 2018-05-23 17:34:53

Asheville's Buxton Hall named Southern Living Food Award winner

Smoked barbecue chicken with sides including coleslaw, crispy brussel sprouts, beer baked beans, and chicken bog, a South Carolina low country classic.Maddy Jones/mjones@citizen-times.comFullscreen

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-05-25 16:20:00

Asheville police search rules: The fight behind how the change in consent happened

But the mandated changes, which include requiring officers to get written permission for some searches, was first discussed more than a year ago before gaining recent momentum after the police beating of a black pedestrian.

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-05-24 15:05:00

Black Mountain man's death under investigation

Investigators learned through interviews with family members that the elder Ricketts and his son had been involved in a physical altercation minutes earlier over the ownership of a dog, according to Black Mountain Police Chief Shawn Freeman, who added that the fight was broken up by family members.

BLACKMOUNTAINNEWS.COM - 2018-05-24 16:28:00

Asheville High track standout signs with Wake Forest

Asheville High School athlete Alion Belvin signed with Wake Forest University women's track and field team(Photo: Courtesy Photo)Asheville High senior Alion Belvin signed with Wake Forest women's track and field team this week.Belvin was the 100-meter hurdles 3A state champion and won the bronze in

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-05-25 15:33:00

Western North Carolina county has 11 whooping cough cases

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - A western North Carolina county has now reported 11 cases of whooping cough, or pertussis.

WCNC - 2018-05-25 13:15:37

David Wilcox takes in 'The View from the Edge' at June 3 show in Asheville

May 11 saw Wilcox release his first album in four years, titled "The View From the Edge," a follow-up to 2014’s "Blaze." According to his record label, "It's an album that reflects four years of thinking, writing, crafting, playing and life."

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-05-25 13:20:00

Memorial Day grilling plans start at Asheville area tailgate markets

Memorial Day Weekend is the grilling holiday of the year, after fourth of July of course, so undust your grill and consider the following your grilling bible. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.Buzz60

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-05-24 11:40:00

Man died after fight with his son, Black Mountain police say

Families in Crisis: Cherokee County DSS ignores state law, rips families apartPic of Markle as chocolate-covered marshmallow causes stirWest Asheville business vandalized with anti-brewery graffitiNC Supreme Court justice visits WNC high schoolsWhat happens to the Polk County mudslide boulders?Commu


Asheville GreenWorks dishes the dirt on home composting

Instead of trashing your potato peels and apple cores, why not put them to work in the garden? To that end, Asheville GreenWorks and Villagers will present a free workshop on reducing food waste and boosting soil nutrition through home composting Sunday, June 3.

MOUNTAIN XPRESS - 2018-05-24 00:00:00

Suspected Hendersonville drug dealer could face murder charge after OD death, DA says

Raymond Flores, 29, of Hendersonville, already faced multiple charges, including trafficking in heroin and trafficking methamphetamines.


Crawford, Campana fuel 4-3 Greenville win over Asheville

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Marino Campana hit a solo home run in the eighth inning, and Kutter Crawford struck out nine hitters over six innings as the Greenville Drive topped the Asheville Tourists 4-3 on Wednesday.

COURIER-EXPRESS - 2018-05-23 17:50:18

Asheville woman busted for speeding, possession of drugs

CHURCH HILL — An Asheville, N.C., resident who later told a Sheriff’’s Deputy she was in a hurry to get to Washington, D.C., was charged with multiple offenses after a high-speed pursuit on Highway 11W on the evening of May 19.Deputy Chad Gillenwater charged Allison Lea Sher, 30, with: speeding (91-


Detectives investigating sexual assault case in West Asheville

Police said they are following up on several leads, including forensic evidence, but are asking for the public's help.


Man suspected of selling drugs charged after man overdoses, dies, police say

Police said the victim, whose name has not been released, died Monday at a hospital from a narcotics overdose.


Fire closes Hwy. 127 bridge connecting Catawba and Alexander counties

Reporter Max Seng was able to get close enough to the Hwy. 127 bridge this morning to see the smoke from a fire on the two-lane bridge that connects Alexander and Catawba counties.


Police searches in Asheville to face new restrictions; Written consent to be required

ASHEVILLE - City police wanting to search people will face new restrictions, including how they obtain permission from drivers or pedestrians to go through their property.The changes mandated Tuesday night by the City Council were part of a dramatic 5-2 vote that went against the wishes of Police Ch


At least 1 person witnesses Haywood County hit-and-run

Neighbors mourn woman killed in Polk Co. mudslide as cleanup continuesNews 13 Investigates: Many NC doctors in violation of opioid prescription lawCommunity gathers for 'Power of the Purse,' annual celebration of women's philanthropyBlack Mountain town manager resignsHendersonville City council requ


Asheville leaders take steps to bridge gap between police, minorities

Councilman Keith Young, who said he didn't want to wait any longer to take action, made the motions.