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Franklin Police collect donations for “one of their own” affected by Tenn....

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer While Macon County was dealing with smoke and wildfires in the Nantahala National Forest, residents in Tennessee watched as their...

Burning ban issued for 25 mountain counties

RALEIGH - Because of increased fire risk, the N.C. Forest Service has issued  a ban on all open burning and canceled all burning permits for...

Fire protection providers looking for additional funds in budget cycle 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer With equipment and building needs in the coming year, both the North Carolina Forest Service and the Otto Fire Department...

Fatal fire remains under investigation 

Brittney Raby – Staff Writer The Macon County Fire Marshal’s Office in cooperation with the Franklin Police Department and the State Bureau of Investigation is...