There were more than 240 pedestrian and 19 bicyclist deaths in North Carolina in 2019 — 15 percent of all traffic fatalities on the state’s ro…

Thumbs-up: to what feels like a bit of normalcy in unsettling times — the Memorial Park playground in Blowing Rock opened recently amid squeal…

Something for each of us to reflect upon this Labor Day: In the 19th century, a typical employee worked 12 hours per day, seven days per week.

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From the mouths — or, in this case, the keyboards — of children come honesty and a reality that adults sometimes can miss.

Public fireworks will be fewer and farther between this July 4, and even at where they will be held many will opt out for the year because of …

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