Avery County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified Tuesday of two COVID-19 associated deaths.

Boone’s Winter Farmers’ Market, powered by Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture, is returning for the 2020-2021 Winter Market season.

Though traffic is expected to be lighter than usual for the Thanksgiving holiday due to COVID-19, the N.C. Department of Transportation wants to assist drivers who are traveling by suspending most construction activity along its major highways.

The National Park Service reminds you that winter weather conditions and seasonal road maintenance activities may cause temporary closures along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Governor Roy Cooper Monday issued additional COVID-19 safety measures to tighten mask requirements and enforcement as cases continue to rise rapidly in North Carolina and across the country.

With the Thanksgiving Holiday coming up this week, AppHealthCare urges everyone to take actions to limit exposure and decrease the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Avery County Health Department was notified Monday of five COVID-19 associated deaths in Avery, and one additional death in Mitchell.

With winter quickly approaching, Watauga County Schools would like to remind families how the district makes and communicates decisions about the operation of school during inclement weather.