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Wanderlust: A tale of two wolves
There's an American Indian tale of an old Cherokee man talking to his grandson: "My son, there is a battle between two wolves inside us all.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Crews depart Table Rock
Command of the Table Rock fire returned to the Grandfather Ranger District of Pisgah National Forest on Tuesday as the wildfire inched toward complete containment.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Firefighters take advantage of favorable weather to extinguish Linville Gorge hotspots
Firefighters take advantage of favorable weather to extinguish hotspots; Community Meeting Held at Jonas Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Summary: 2,579 acres; 60% contained; 207 personnel; Fire Start Date: 11-12-2013 BURKE COUNTY, NC - Firefighters began rehabilitation efforts today on sections of the fire that are considered controlled.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Table Rock fire grows slightly
The size of the fire at Linville Gorge increased slightly Wednesday to just under 2,500 acres, the U.S. Forest Service said.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Team transition on Table Rock wildfire
Management of the Table Rock fire has transferred from the North Carolina Type 3 Team to the Southern Area Type 2 Team effective Wednesday morning.
Firefighters battled a major blaze in Linville Gorge Wilderness Area in Pisgah National Forest.
Mervyn "Pooks" Julian Pitawanakwat
In loving memory of Mervyn Julian Pitawanakwat who passed peacefully on Monday, November 11, 2013.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Rain helps, but gorge fire not out
The Linville Gorge area received about a half inch of rain Sunday, which included the area of the Table Rock wildfire.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
McDowell News: High winds could impact Table Rock fire
Forest Service officials are worried about high winds today across the Linville Gorge, on the Grandfather Ranger District, affecting their ability to continue suppression efforts on the Table Rock wildfire.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
UPDATED: Superfog expected to hit area
The Table Rock wildfire jumped a southern containment line at Chimney Gap on Friday and had grown to 2,275 acres as of Saturday morning, with the fire 40 percent contained as of 11 a.m., according to the U.S. Forest Service.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
WFMY 2 Greensboro
Linville Gorge Fire Triples, Air Quality Warning Issued
Firefighters continued Thursday battling a wildfire in the Linville Gorge Wilderness that has more than tripled in size since Wednesday.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Grandfather says Parsons' biological children should not be returned
Several more witnesses took the stand Wednesday in the custody hearing of Casey and Sandy Parsons, including Casey's father James Stone.
40-acre blaze in Linville Gorge area
About 20 U.S. Forest Service firefighters and others were working Tuesday to contain a 40-acre wildfire in the Linville Gorge Wilderness area of the Grandfather Ranger District in Pisgah National Forest.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
HomeArama 2013 opens Saturday in Mint Hill
Home built by Classica Homes,The Carmel, in the Woodlands located in the Cheval neighborhood.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Hikers to Catawba Falls and anglers along the Catawba River have 10 more acres of Pisgah National Forest to call their own.