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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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43 min ago | WWNC-AM Asheville

Doctor's Office Fire Deemed Suspicious

Asheville-Buncombe arson investigators are calling the recent fire at Biltmore Family Medicine "suspicious."

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6 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

Feds jail ginseng poacher as wild plants face risk

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Biltmore Farms historical exhibit displayed at Doubletree Hotel

The new historical exhibit at the Doubletree Biltmore Hotel narrates the vision of the Biltmore estate as a self-sustainable, working operation.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

AUDIO: Gov. McCrory Stops In Asheville

The General Assembly's "short" session ended with some issues undecided and a special session may be needed to address things like Medicaid reform.

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WLOS

DA seeks death penalty in school counselor's death

The Catawba County district attorney has filed a motion seeking the death penalty in the case of a man accused in the death of a high school counselor.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Haywood Post 47 American Legion Baseball Clubs

Folks are going to be rocking with the hottest band in Western North Carolina, the Lowdown, which will be playing at the Haywood Post 47 Baseball Clubs' fundraising event on Saturday, Sept.

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Mountain Xpress

Cheap rents, open mics and writing lessons

People ask me how the Asheville of the '90s compares to Asheville now. The easiest way for me to explain it is to tell them that, back then, if you were semi-employed you lived in a big Victorian house in Montford.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

First Smoky Mountain Stand Down a success

Last year Macon County local Mark Schuler attended a Stand Down event for veterans in Asheville and was impressed by the service it provided to veterans.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Independent Weekly

Sir Richard Bishop talks the toil of making music and giving it away

But many years ago, Bishop - one of the best and least predictable instrumental guitarists to emerge in decades - began adding the honorary title to his solo records.

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Jenna von Oy's Blog: The Birth of a Vacation

Best known for her roles as Six on Blossom and Stevie on The Parkers , von Oy is also a musician who has released two albums and is currently working on two books, including a fictional novel for young adults.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville Council sends legislative wish list to Raleigh

Opposing priorities between Asheville and state government took center stage Aug. 27, as Asheville City Council heard an update on recent moves by the General Assembly and approved a list of actions it would like lawmakers to take next year.

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The Star Online

AAA Carolinas: Expect more drivers on the road this Labor Day weekend

A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas.

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Lenoir News-Topic

Asheville man lost eye in wreck at Lenoir fire station

A man who crashed a car into the Lenoir Fire Department building downtown while fleeing drug investigators in October will serve 18 to 23 years in prison.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville in the '90s: Club and concert scene

Asheville's a great place to live, unless you suffer from FOMO . Even if you catch the drum circle, a gallery crawl, three bands and a late-night DJ, your Twitter feed will still be full of reports and photos from the indie-film screening, book launch, poetry reading and symphony concert that you missed.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Food assistance needs increase in Haywood, WNC

A box of food is pictured in the food pantry at the Haywood Christian Ministry. A majority of the food comes from the MANNA Food Bank in Asheville.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Mountain Xpress

Asheville Council approves RAD Lofts incentives

Asheville City Council helped pave the way for major growth in the River Arts District Aug. 26, approving a roughly $764,000 incentive package for RAD Lofts.

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Advocates want McCrory to stand for marriage equality

Advocates with a statewide LGBT advocacy group say they'll deliver as many as 10,000 signed petitions to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday morning, asking him to stand "on the right side of history," and drop defense of the state's anti-LGBT constitutional amendment.

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WBTV

Charges dismissed against NC man in child sex case

A North Carolina judge has dismissed all charges and overturned the sentence of a man who spent 22 years in prison after his conviction on child sex abuse case.

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Mountain Xpress

Tibetan monks' residency at UNC Asheville, Oct. 20-24Alli Marshall | 2 mins ago | 1 views

UNC Asheville will present Sacred Music, Sacred Dance for World Healing, a performance by monks of the Atlanta-based Drepung Loseling Monastery, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 in Lipinsky Auditorium.

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The Star Online

Shelby Fire & Rescue gains elite, international status

The Shelby Fire & Rescue Department recently joined an elite group of fire agencies internationally recognized for its commitment to the community.

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