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Deer Dilemma in Lenoir

Lenoir Police Department got a call this week about a deer causing a traffic hazard on Creekway Drive. According to Lt. Rodney Jordan, it appeared the deer had been raised as a pet.

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West King Street to close May 14

Starting Monday, May 14, the Public Utilities Department will be closing West King Street/Highway 421 in front of the Mast General Store for water and sewer repairs.

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Butterfly Festival in Hudson

Hudson celebrates spring tomorrow with its Butterfly Festival. It’s an event not to be missed, according to co-coordinator Bill Warren.

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Wilson Creek Cleanup Saturday

Wilson Creek Faithful encourages you to come out to Wilson Creek Saturday for a day of outdoor fun- and don’t worry, garbage bags will be provided.

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Hambro buys Broyhill Plant in Caldwell

Hambro Forest Products of Crescent City, California, has agreed to purchase the Broyhill particleboard manufacturing facility in Lenoir.

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Landowner workshop in Boone

Landowners in Western North Carolina are in for a treat on Friday, June 1.

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Stamp price increase

If you have snail-mail correspondence- do it today.

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Appalachian Community Music School Recital

Students in the Community Music School program at Appalachian State University will present their spring recital on Sunday.

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Commission talks trash

The Litter Reduction Act of 2007 has met the approval of Watauga County Commissioners.

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Boone Town Council and Boone Area Planning Commission host spring hearing

The Boone Town Council and Boone Area Planning Commission will host the spring quarterly hearing tonight at 7 p.m. in the council chambers.

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Caldwell murder suspect denied bond for the second time

A Caldwell County Superior Court judge refused to set a bond for 20-year-old murder suspect Rashad Donte Jordan of Lenoir.

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Electric saw causes fire, Marshal says

A fire that resulted in $85,000 worth of property damage at Discover Advertising in North Wilkesboro earlier this week started when an electric saw on charge overheated, according to Wilkes Fire Marshal Nick Hamby.

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ID your pet!

The Watauga County Humane Society is sponsoring a microchip clinic on Saturday from 11:30 to noon at Animal Medical Center in Boone.

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Red meat may increase breast cancer risk

Bad news for women who like their barbeque- a University of South Carolina study found postmenopausal women who consumed the most grilled, barbecued or smoked red meat over their lifetime have a 47 percent increased risk of breast cancer.

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North Carolina to track emissions

North Carolina has teamed up with a volunteer climate registry for reporting emissions. The registry helps states track their progress in release reduction.

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DOT plans Caldwell highway project

The North Carolina Department of Transportation has proposed a plan for Caldwell County roads that has met little opposition from citizens.

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Carefree Companies is 2007 Business of the Year

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce presented Scott Porter and The Carefree Companies with its 2007 Business of the Year Award yesterday.

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Boards review new Watauga High School plans

It’s been years in the making, but Watauga may be one step closer to a new high school.

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Watauga approves “Tot Lot”

After a lengthy debate, Watauga County Commissioners approved the purchase of playground equipment for the “Tot Lot,”

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