News

Blue Ridge Energy linemen restored scattered outages today that were located primarily in Caldwell County as a result of last night’s snow storm.

Boone Police and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS) Alcohol Law Enforcement division teamed up with the Western Youth Network and Watauga Substance Abuse Prevention Collaborative to conduct compliance checks on establishments in Boone that are licensed to sell alcohol.

Ashe County has filed a petition of judicial review against the county’s planning board and Appalachian Materials.

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM SATURDAY.

There are several town and county meetings coming up that you may want to attend.

The Boone Town Council and Boone Area Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, January 23rd on a proposed planned development rezoning for a mixed-use building at 302 W. King St., the former Hospitality House location.

The Boone Board of Adjustment will meet Thursday at 5:30 in Council Chambers, 1500 Blowing Rock Road in Boone.

Monday will have two meetings related to the recent State Supreme Court decision concerning Boone's ETJ.

Can you remember your first teenage job interview? For most of us, we can recall the "permission to borrow the family car" discussion with dad followed by unsolicited wardrobe advice from mom, before backing down the driveway to apply for that all-important freedom-granting summer job.

The cooperative work of community stakeholders has led to the possibility of the Town of Boone offering public Wi-Fi service downtown.

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