files/0 (2).jpeg files/0 (4).jpg
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins

Todays ForecastToday:
58°F | 74°F | %
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
58°F | 75°F | 40%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
Multiple Shooting in WilkesNorth Wilkesboro Police have confirmed a multiple shooting incident took place a few hours ago at 15 East Waugh Street.
Full Story
Group says state "playing favorites" with Google

After negotiating for more than a year with the state, Google agreed to invest $600 million dollars to build a Lenoir data center.

Full Story
Police suspect tractor is long gone

The Avery Agriculture and Horticulture Fair may be out of luck in its search for the tractor allegedly stolen last week in Newland. .

Full Story
Showdown at Sugar!

Sugar Mountain Ski Resort is not just about skiing.

Full Story
Wilkes woman faces assault chargeA Wilkes woman has been charged with assault after a Monday incident left her boyfriend injured.
Full Story
Fire Marshal dissuades flood fears

The rain, rain and more rain drenching the High Country is nothing to worry about, according to Avery County Fire Marshal David Charles Vance.

Full Story
Get ready to "Crank" it up tonightThe 28th Annual High Country CRANK-UP is tonight through Saturday off U.S. Highway 421 in Deep Gap across from the New Laurel Springs Church.
Full Story
10,000 more kids could get government-sponsored health insuranceA state audit suggests 10,000 more children could get government-sponsored health insurance- if the state changed the way it processes medical claims.
Full Story
N.C. rethinking Electoral VotesNorth Carolina may eliminate its winner-take-all method of electoral vote distribution. 
Full Story
A second chance for felon minorsMinors convicted of non-violent felonies could be given a second chance in a measure tentatively approved by the House this week.
Full Story
Lawsuit against NC regarding Google, Inc.

Below is a copy of the lawsuit filed today against the state of North Carolina regarding incentives used to lure Google, Inc. to Lenoir.




Full Story
Lawsuit filed on Google incentives

The millions of dollars in state incentives used to get Google Incorporated to build a facility in Lenoir are being challenged today.

Full Story
ASU student faces drug chargesNew information is available on a marijuana bust that happened late last week in Watauga County. Full Story
Golden Boy Recall: Contaminated fish found in Burke

Imported fish tainted by a potentially dangerous antibiotic was discovered at a store in Morganton.

Full Story
Playing for a Presidential Hopeful

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is coming to Blowing Rock this weekend- and a local band plans to show her what the High Country is all about.

Full Story
2nd 105 Controlled Burn

Flames shot out of the windows of a white house at the end of the 105 Extension in Boone last night- but passers-by had little to fear.

Full Story
4th Wednesdays kick off in Ashe

A new group hits the High Country tonight: 4th Wednesdays. Tonight’s get-together starts at 5:30 at T. Gray’s Restaurant in West Jefferson and will be the first of many, according to Carol Dodson.

Full Story
"Perfect Christmas Tree" Author visits ASU

 Award-winning children’s book author Gloria Houston shared writing tips with students and fans during the Carol Grotnes Belk Distinguished Lecture last week at Appalachian State University.

Full Story
Banner Elk Fire Department gets a makeover

Thanks to the budget, Banner Elk Volunteer Fire Department boasts a new coat of paint.

Full Story
<< Start < Prev 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 Next > End >>

Page 688 of 734