Appalachian State University has received a Utility Savings Initiative Achievement award from the N.C. Utility Savings Initiative and the N.C. Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service.

Pork Rinds & Snacks, LLC, a Spartanburg, S.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 7,629 pounds of pork skin products that may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The N.C. Supreme Court has upheld as constitutional a 2014 law that abolished the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the town of Boone.

An elderly Burke County woman died Monday after she was struck by a vehicle on Christmas Day.

Watauga Board Of Commissioners met Tuesday afternoon with a short agenda.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in two incidents.

New River Conservancy and New River State Park announce the purchase and permanent protection of 22-acres of land along the South Fork New River.

Crews responded to a morning fire in the clubhouse at Sugar Ski and Country Club on Sugar Mountain Thursday morning.

The Downtown Boone Development Association and Mast General Store are pleased to announce Did Someone Say Party? located at 685 W. King St. as the winner of the 2016 Holiday Window Decorating Contest.