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Photo: Skier at Sugar Mountain Resort. Courtesy: Sugar Mountain Resort

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The recent and predicted snow for western North Carolina is welcome news for ski resorts as they do what they can to keep snow on the ground and trails open. Sugar Mountain Resort in Banner Elk received 20 inches of snow over the weekend. Kim Jochl, marketing director for Sugar

Photo: Chris Strout on his mountain bike. Courtesy: Chris Strout/Pisgah SORBA

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - For the first time in its history, the U.S. Forest Service is placing greater importance on watershed protection when it comes to long-term planning. In western North Carolina, the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests will be two of the first to have their plans revised with the n

RALEIGH. N.C. - Even as efforts to involve Latinos in North Carolina's political process are ramping up, hundreds of young undocumented workers who meet certain qualifications in the state are taking advantage of President Obama's deferred immigration program to avoid deportation. Applications are b

PHOTO: As they work to keep their congregations closer to a higher power, more and more North Carolina places of worship are turning to solar power to save money on electricity bills.

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The record-breaking heat experienced around North Carolina in recent days actually has a silver lining for some of the state's places of worship. A handful are now using solar panels to sell back energy to the electric grid, and many others are considering such a move. The First

RALEIGH, N. C. – Thousands of people will visit North Carolina's national and state parks over this Memorial Day weekend and through the summer - and this year, they may notice fewer staffers on site for park upkeep, tours, or for fielding questions. Continued cuts to national parks' budgets a

RALEIGH, N.C. - The lean state budget has chipped away at conservation funding in North Carolina, according to groups with a joint mission to conserve the state's natural resources. Members of the "Land for Tomorrow" coalition say the time to revive the conservation momentum is now, and on Monday th

WILMINGTON, N.C. - The cost of real estate is down across North Carolina, making it a good time to buy land, and not just for individuals. With property values down, it's also an opportunity to add more acres to protected land trusts. In a budget year when the state struggled to maintain teacher s

RALEIGH, N.C. - Most toys on kids' wish lists will likely require batteries, but one North Carolina group is issuing a reminder that books can offer lifelong value to a child. Reach Out and Read distributes books to 130,000 children in need across the state through pediatricians. This holiday, the

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