Asheville is one of the 15 coolest places on earth to visit in 2018, according to Forbes.com, and more.
Stoneyard Apartments won't have any housing units deemed "affordable," but it will have a restaurant, artist studios and 85 spaces for public parking on Lyman Street.
Vice Mayor Gwen Wisler and Councilman Gordon Smith voted against the hotel proposal at 95 Roberts St.
The candidates now look ahead to the the Nov. 7 general election.
Also, there's a new exhibit called "Wicked Plants" coming to the N.C. Arboretum, and more.
In the race for campaign cash, Vijay Kapoor raised the third highest total at more than $15,000.
The hotel proposal was the first to come before Asheville City Council under new rules governing hotel construction in the city.
Also, Pine Gate Renewables is opening on the South Slope, and more.
Also, Luella's BBQ is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a big party at its north Asheville location Saturday, and more.
Several residents shared emotional stories of how medical marijuana helped them or their family members.
The project came with several historic firsts for the city, but several residents insisted it didn't go far enough in helping to ease an oppressive lack of affordable housing.
Asheville City Council will hold a public hearing on the district election question at its June 27 meeting.
City Council is looking for more citizens to take part in establishing the commission.
The new budget includes funding for the Asheville Police Department and the city's bus service.
Also, the deadline to apply to be a part of this summer's Big Crafty is Sunday, and much more.
Also, the Biltmore Estate announced the music lineup for its summer concert series, and more.
Also, it looks like the issue of district elections for Asheville City Council will once again come before state lawmakers.
Manheimer, who was elected mayor in 2013, served on Asheville City Council for four years prior to that.
Also, who might be running for mayor?
Councilman Gordon Smith won't seek re-election, newcomer Kim Roney says she's running and others are testing the waters.
Rich Lee, Kim Roney and Sheneika Smith are a few names being bandied about as possible City Council candidates this year.
Two city advisory boards have split on their approval of the downtown hotel project.
Also, somebody robbed the Lexington Corner Market, WLOS is hiring a weekend weather-guesser, and more.
The "pit of despair" could be the focus of a park design competition, but first there needs to be a vision for the space, an Asheville City Council subcommittee decided on Tuesday.
The 18-story former BB&T bank and office building will become home to a new boutique hotel, condos, restaurant space and more.
Candidates have from Dec. 1 until Dec. 21 to file for next year's election.
Newly elected Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield on Wednesday announced she had returned a campaign donation from the developer.
Performances in front of Woolworth Walk, the Big Iron and on Pack Square in front of Rhubarb restaurant would be strictly regulated.
It's early, but Democrats are maneuvering to keep a lock on District 1 of the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.
Also, a new haunted hearse tour, plans for a new Ingles grocery store on Brevard Road, a facelift for Krispy Kreme on Patton Avenue and much more.
This year's race is opening up, with two of the three City Council incumbents not seeking re-election.
Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer, Police Chief William Anderson and others are all targets in the commentary getting passed around.
Also, Democratic challenger Brian Turner and N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt are going fighting it out with a week to go until Election Day.
Also, the city of Asheville continues to discuss changes to rules for vacation home rentals.
Also, the N.C. General Assembly battles over the state budget, McCrory issued his third veto of the week and more.
An Asheville resident told police her home was invaded by a crazy, white-haired, pot-bellied old man. Turns out it wasn't Councilman Cecil Bothwell, despite the similarities.
Smith and Bothwell seek re-election. Wisler is a newcomer.
Councilman Cecil Bothwell's call to action comes just days before a gun show this weekend at the WNC Ag Center.