Three news stories important to us here in Mitchell County and Yancey County

As promised in a recent post, here are links to the newspaper coverage of the Burnsville meeting by the Yancey Times Journal and by the Mitchell News Journal. You can click on the underlined text, or use the black Download box to download the document.

The Asheville Citizen Times covered an open letter to the Independent Monitor from Sen. Terry Van Duyn, Rep. John Ager, Rep. Susan Fisher, Rep. Brian Turner, Buncombe County Commission Chair Brownie Newman and Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer. This letter does an excellent job of describing the issues that these elected officials want to see corrected.

More articles from across all of western North Carolina to follow soon.