Kim Dinan

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Quick Hits: Regional Runners Competing in U.S. Marathon Championships This Weekend

ZAP Fitness, a training center for Olympic hopefuls in Blowing Rock, NC will send 5 athletes to compete in the U.S. Marathon Championships.

Quick Hits: Assault on Mount Mitchell, Pig Poop, and Climate Change in the South

Plus: Climate change could bring more wildfires and drought to the Southeast, according to a federal report released last week.

Quick Hits: Blankenship conviction, Insect decline, Parkway motorcyclist sues Park Service

  Motorcyclist sues National Park Service for 1.7M after crash on Blue Ridge Parkway After a near fatal accident on the Blue Ridge Parkway, South Carolina...

Quick Hits: Smokies deaths, pipeline explosions, and the country’s top Turkey Trot

Smokies deaths, pipeline explosions, and the country's top Turkey Trot

Quick Hits: Pipeline tree sitters, gray wolves under fire, and North Carolina joins Paris Agreement

Pipeline tree sitters persist, gray wolves under fire, and North Carolina joins the Paris Agreement

Daily Dirt: North Carolina Man punches bear

North Carolina man punches bear, Smokies trail reopens, and how forests fight climate change