All posts in McDowell

Rep. Chris Whitmire, R-Transylvania
July 22, 2016, No comments

Local bills affecting elections drew controversy, but others took care of local government concerns.

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Navigating the cyclone: 21st century NC mental-health policy

July 18, 2016, No comments

Years of rapid change with ever fewer management entities covering ever more counties sows confusion, makes accountability for costs and outcomes chal ...

The empty parking spot at Black Mountain Primary School in eastern Buncombe County on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, is the one reserved for voters in the special election.  Jessica Coates / Carolina Public Press

Handful of voters decide on Supreme Court, Congress

June 7, 2016, Comments Off on Handful of voters decide on Supreme Court, Congress

Special primary election forced by court rulings sees low turnout across WNC. Also, results of votes for Congress and the North Carolina Supreme Court ...