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Heavy Voting at Plemmons Student Union

Was there a statement made by Watauga voters yesterday?  That could be one interpretation as over 700 voters cast ballots at the polling place that almost wasn’t—the Plemmons Student Union, with heavy voting reported a the County office polling place as well.  The scramble Full Story

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Peña Proposes Intake be 'Postponed'

There were statements on both the water intake project on the New River and the fight—now going to court—over Boone’s ability to regulate property out of the town in the soon-to-be cancelled ETJ at the Boone Town Council meeting Thursday night.  Public comments critical of the project Full Story

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Main Street BR to Close Next Week

A portion of U.S. 321 Business/Main Street/U.S. 221 from the traffic signal near Cliff Dwellers Inn to north of the entrance to Chetola in Blowing Rock will close temporarily next week for a sewer line installation. The closure will begin Monday at 6 a.m. A signed detour will direct motorists Full Story

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Brisk Morning, Brisk Voting--Note Hours

Brisk morning temperatures came with brisk voting in Watauga County, especially at the Plemmons Student Union on the ASU campus, where a few minutes separated the site from being used for voting or not.  Had a message been delivered to the State Board of Elections just a bit earlier Full Story

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Two Charged in Car Thefts, Watauga Chase

Ashe County Sheriff James Williams reported that his department has charged two Tennessee men in the case of the stolen Honda Civic Del Sol, chased through a stretch of Watauga County last week.  Ashe Lt. Anders said that they actually determined two vehicles were Full Story

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ASU Voting, Nearly Derailed, Underway

Voting is underway at the Plemmons Student Union on the ASU campus, but had a message been delivered to the State Board of Elections just a bit earlier, it might not have been. It was a case of adjourning a meeting, then finding out that a court decision might have changed the outcome. Full Story

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'Moral March' Begins in Boone

On a cold, blustery morning, the political heat was turned up as early voting is a day away.  Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, the North Carolina NAACP and Forward Together Movement leader, made the first stop of their Moral March to the Polls— Forward Together Tour at the Jones Full Story

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Operation Witches Brew Nabs Meth Suspects

The mess that meth makes of lives was visited upon quite a number of Ashe County residents early this morning, that as an entourage of officers—deputies and SBI agents—woke many residents on the coldest morning of the fall to deliver bad news—and warrants.  Sheriff James Full Story

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Order Overturned, Voting Set for ASU

As things stand, there will be voting at a polling place on the ASU campus, that after the Court of Appeals denied the petition for a writ, effectively reinstating the trial court’s order.  State Board of Elections spokesman Josh Lawson emailed late Tuesday that  “We’re going to have an Full Story

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SWAT Team Subdues Man After Stand-Off

A SWAT Team from Caldwell County was called in to take a man into custody after he barricaded himself inside a Globe area residence just south of Blowing Rock.  Yesterday  at 2:40 PM, deputies called for assistance at the Upton Rd. property. Deputies were assisting a social Full Story

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