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The multi-million dollar broadband expansion project from Blue Ridge Energy and SkyLine/SkyBest, that was on and then off, is back on again.

Toe River Health District released the latest COVID numbers for Avery, Mitchell and Yancey counties, and new case numbers continue to rise.

The Boone and Blowing Rock Chambers of Commerce held the 6th annual High Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast Thursday at in the Grandview Ballroom at Appalachian State.

Construction of a new bridge across the Watauga River on Highway 105 near Valle Crucis will begin soon.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its winners of the 2021 Watauga County Business of the Year Awards.

An 18-year-old Canadian has been charged in “swatting” incidents at Watauga High School and a school in Tennessee.

The Town of Boone will be celebrating 150 years as an incorporated town, and had planned to kickoff its sesquicentennial celebration Kick Off Party at the Jones House this weekend. However, the event has been postponed.

The Newland Police Department and Chief Byron Clawson found a few pieces of history recently, that have helped the department's drug fund.