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MAIN News Archives for April 2002

Opinion: Taking the Commons
Who pays for corporate tax breaks?
Opinion: Turn off the TV!
WHALE in the car can save kids' lives
Net change: from free to fee
N.C. gets grant to remove billboards
Big Tobacco used Patriot Act to block lawsuits
Probe links Big Tobacco to drug trade
Bush v. Gore on Earth Day
Local church offers Earth Day sermon
WNC and Earth Day 2002
U.S. media celebrated coup in Venezuela
Opinion: Burger King uncowed
Blue Ridge launches aging partnership
Paving the way for Wal-Mart
Opinion: Poor get audited; rich go offshore
Is Wal-Mart profiting from dead employees?
Teen anti-smoking campaign advances
Lawsuits target email spam
UNCA fosters lifelong learning
GOP "greens" lobby Bush on clean water
Small towns build their own broadband Internet
IRS tips for last-minute filing
Asheville lures high-tech workers
Smoking guns in Presidential papers
RFK Jr. promotes forest plan
Internet portals loosen privacy protection
Study: Economic loss from smoking is $7 a pack
Neighborhood stops DOT road trimming
Opinion: Pine plantations are not forests
Opinion: River preservation and profit
WNC nonprofit links at-risk youth and technology
Court order would require "certified" teachers
Cold snap worries WNC farmers
Farmers sue Big Tobacco
State Patrol investigates Hispanic profiling
Families feel pain of health services cuts
Stamps designed by Franklin artist issued
Nantahala logging contract challenged
Fruit trees for wildlife workshops
"Road to Nowhere" studies to begin
Waynesville leads in land-use planning