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David Edwin Waln, of Boone, won his petition to be removed from the North Carolina Sex Offender Registry during Ashe County Superior Court last week.

Sugar Mountain Police have made an arrest in the largest marijuana bust in the town’s history.

Tim Holloman was unanimously approved as the new town manager of Beech Mountain during a special town council meeting on Feb. 2.

Police have arrested a man involved in a Monday morning carjacking.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners announced on Tuesday an invitation for citizens to participate in a broadband access survey to determine areas of the county without coverage.

Boone Fire responded to a fire call at the apartments above Jimmy Johns on King Street early Saturday morning.  

Ruth’s Salads Charlotte, NC is expanding the recall of Ruth’s Salads Pimento Cheese Spreads packed in Chester, SC.

The Watauga County Commissioners will hold several Public Hearings over the next few weeks.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

The Boone Town Council and the Downtown Boone Development Association meet this week.

At least seven tornadoes tore across eastern Louisiana on Tuesday, leading Governor John Bel Edwards to declare a state of emergency.