If the current long-range weather forecast of close-to-normal weather conditions pans out, the mountains of Western North Carolina should produce a typically bright display of fall leaf color this
The Nantahala River in the Nantahala Gorge has reopened to the public for al
Due to hazardous conditions in the Nantahala Gorge from multiple landslides the U.S. Forest Service is issuing an Emergency Closure Order prohibiting access to the Nantahala River.
Hazards created by recent landslides into the Nantahala River within the Nantahala Gorge have resulted in a suspension of all commercial rafting and kayaking operations. The U.S.
Swain County paramedic Chris McCoy led about 20 Mountain Discovery Charter School teachers and administrators in a Stop the Bleed training on Friday afternoon, Aug. 23.