While flood watches were posted around the High Country recently, apparently the biggest issue was off the mountain.

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

The last of four individuals connected to a 2015 murder case has been sentenced.

The UNC Board of Governors approved 2016-2017 salary increases for 16 UNC-system chancellors Friday.

It’s August 1st and two well known High Country leaders begin retirement today.

The High Country Crime Stoppers alert posted August 1st by the Boone Police Department has resulted in an arrest.

A federal appeals court ruled that a North Carolina law illegally targeted minorities with tougher ballot access rules, such as requiring photo identification to vote. 

On Friday, July 29, 2016, the Boone Police Department closed yet another online criminal activity investigation.

Fire crews from multiple departments responded to a structure fire and report of an explosion Thursday afternoon in the 3900 block of Peoria Road in the Sugar Grove area.