Wings Air Rescue is now authorized to transport patients to North Carolina hospitals.
United States Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose of Western District of North Carolina will stay on despite calls for others to step down.
After 47 years of production, the N.C. Forest Service’s Linville River Nursery in Crossnore will cease operations June 30.
Authorities are looking for who is responsible for leaving several puppies on the side of the road last week in Lansing in Ashe County.
The Watauga County School system is currently accepting applications for two principal positions.
Larry Leake was sworn in March 2 as a new District Court judge for the 24th Judicial District at the Madison County Courthouse.
Armed personnel have detained South Sudanese staffers with the aid group Samaritan's Purse.
The Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation, the nonprofit organization that oversees the popular Linville, N.C., nature preserve and travel attraction, received a 2016 grant of $3,000 from the High Country Charitable Foundation, a fellow nonprofit striving to help the Avery County community by providing for neighbors and animals in need.