A number of businesses in Jefferson have been forced to close after last week’s mudslide.

For the first time in many months, the High Country Area’s drought conditions have improved enough to change the drought level designation.

The Watauga County Sheriff's Department have arrested two people after exercising a search warrant and discovering a meth lab.

Several people were injured Monday morning after a vehicle overturned and rolled down an embankment on NC Highway 16 near the intersection of Andy Fowler road.

Landowners in 93 North Carolina counties whose timber lands were damaged by Hurricane Matthew or wildfires last year may apply for state funds to help with tree planting costs.