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Asheville, a darling of "best of" list makers, has been silenced by a deadly new coronavirus, and nearly two dozen leaders in the arts, small business owners and elected officials predict a daunting, slow recovery./ photo by Jason Sandford

The Long Road Back: A post-pandemic Asheville faces daunting return

From budding artists to the tapas bars, here are predictions for how the pillars of Asheville’s once-thriving economy could fare.

by April 20, 2020 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Field almost set for Asheville City Council elections

Also, Pine Gate Renewables is opening on the South Slope, and more.

by July 21, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
In icy relations between Asheville City Council and N.C. lawmakers, a bit of a thaw

In icy relations between Asheville City Council and N.C. lawmakers, a bit of a thaw

In looking to Raleigh, Asheville’s elected leaders seek increased or restored revenue streams. City leaders also want to maintain their authority over zoning and development.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mopping up after Moffitt, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mopping up after Moffitt, more

The N.C. General Assembly gets back to work, U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry moves up on an influential committe, Hagan heads to Harvard, more.

by January 16, 2015 8 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe DA dispute, Turner takes oath, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe DA dispute, Turner takes oath, more

Also, N.C. Rep. Mark Meadows votes against Boehner for speaker, and might Heath Shuler launch a run for U.S. Senate in the Tar Heel state?

by January 9, 2015 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McHenry on the rise; will Hagan challenge Burr? more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McHenry on the rise; will Hagan challenge Burr? more

Also, it’s “triage mode” at the Asheville Police Department.

by November 14, 2014 3 comments Asheville politics
Ramsey/Ager race.

Election 2014 news analysis: Behind the upsets in Buncombe races for N.C. House

One result of the upsets: Asheville’s unlikely to see the wave of legislation targeting local government specifically.

by November 6, 2014 10 comments Asheville politics
Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

On a night that saw Republicans score big wins in races across the Tar Heel state and around the country, Democrats around Asheville had reason to celebrate.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

It’s down to the wire between Ager and Ramsey; reports on Merrell-Frost and McHenry-McQueen debates; and more.

by November 3, 2014 24 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Also, Democratic challenger Brian Turner and N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt are going fighting it out with a week to go until Election Day.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe budget blessed, Turner/Moffitt tiff tossed, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe budget blessed, Turner/Moffitt tiff tossed, more

Also, a showdown in the short session of the North Caorlina General Assembly, and more.

by July 10, 2014 8 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Also, the N.C. General Assembly battles over the state budget, McCrory issued his third veto of the week and more.

by June 27, 2014 7 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Studying a new Coxe Avenue parking deck and other budget issues

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Studying a new Coxe Avenue parking deck and other budget issues

Also, working on a repeal of Common Core standards, a budget shortfall for in the state’s Medicaid plan and more.

by June 6, 2014 6 comments Asheville politics
N.C. Board of Elections dismisses complaint against Buncombe Rep. Moffitt

N.C. Board of Elections dismisses complaint against Buncombe Rep. Moffitt

Moffitt says the complaint, filed in March, shows how desperate his campaign challenger is.

by May 19, 2014 31 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. lawmakers get back to business in Raleigh, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. lawmakers get back to business in Raleigh, more

Also, an ethics complaint filed N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt has been dismissed, and more.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Republican candidates seeking to challenge U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan are duking it out, while Democrats battle to challenge U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows.

by May 2, 2014 3 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Details of the controversial meeting between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner are in, and it’s Turner’s version that holds.

by April 3, 2014 63 comments Opinion
UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

Moffitt denies his election challenger’s allegations that he offered to help Turner get a job at UNC-TV if he dropped out of the race.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Also, N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of Buncombe County and his challenger, Brian Turner, make headlines across the state.

by March 14, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

Turner says he’ll file complaints with the state ethics and elections boards in the wake of growing controversy over a conversation he had with Moffitt.

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

Following the lead of Ashvegas, other media outlets take note of controversial meeting between the two candidates.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: 19 minutes of nothing at Asheville City Council, Turner set for run, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: 19 minutes of nothing at Asheville City Council, Turner set for run, more

Also, N.C. Attorney General Roy Cooper gears up for gubernatorial run and U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry champions crowdfunding.

by January 31, 2014 21 comments Asheville politics
Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner, a former assistant vice chancellor at UNC Asheville, is running in House District 116.

by December 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Updates on McCrory, Hagan, Turner, more

A look at the past week in local and North Carolina politics.

by November 22, 2013 1 comment Asheville politics
UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

Brian Turner, a UNC Asheville vice chancellor, resigned his job this week as he prepares to challenge N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt next year.