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Today is election day in the special primary for this year’s congressional races and one seat on the N.C. Supreme Court.

Thursday, June 9th, the new bridge at the intersection of Chestnut Ridge Parkway and US Highway 321, near Blowing Rock, will be dedicated in honor of Grady and Reba Moretz, of Appalachian Ski Mountain.

Corey Pittman, a member of Mission Hospital's air ambulance team, suffered a heart attack Monday and died in Spruce Pine Hospital.

Police in Wise County, Virginia are looking for a missing Teenage girl.

Boone Police, State Investigators, and K9 Officers were at Trout Lake Wednesday searching for any evidence leading to 19-year-old James 'Martin' Roberts who has been missing almost six weeks.

On May 26, 2016, Narcotics Detective from the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office conducted an undercover operation seizing over 5 grams of Heroin. 

Investigators said speed and alcohol were factors in a deadly late night crash on the Burke/Caldwell county line.

An accident on Highway 421 near the Watauga Wilkes County line sent one man to the hospital with minor injuries Thursday.

Mike and Cyndi Budka, operators of Mountain View Speedway, have appealed the town of Boone’s notice of violation that the dirt track has been operating unlawfully without a permit.

On May 31, 2016, William F. Grubb was sentenced in Watauga County Superior Court.

A man riding a moped was killed Friday night in a single vehicle crash in Ashe County.