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The Boone Town Council voted 4-1 Monday August 22nd to accept construction bids and to proceed with a request for a new loan for the New River water intake project.

Buyers’ market conditions continue to power the High Country real estate scene, with local sales so far this year near a 10-year high and interest rates near record lows.

After reviewing multiple video accounts of the officer-involved shooting at Walmart in Lenoir last week, District Attorney David Learner has determined that officers acted properly and the use of deadly force was justified.

Boone Police say a missing Hickory teen could be in or around Boone.

The Ashe County Sheriff’s Office believes it’s solved the June bomb threat case.

The investigation into the fire last Friday at Valle Landing is still underway.

Cambridge Farms of York, Pa., is voluntarily recalling frozen corn distributed at retail supermarkets in 15 states, including North Carolina.

Boone Town Council heard public comment Thursday night on the proposed changes to the town’s panhandling ordinance

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

Lenoir Police have released surveillance camera images from the shooting Tuesday at Walmart.