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The Wilkes Sheriff’s Office has charged a man with 10 counts of indecent liberties with a child, and one of the offenses took place in Watauga County.

The N.C. Department of Transportation is seeking public comments on a draft N.C. Zero-Emission Vehicle Plan the agency is developing to boost the number of electric vehicles on the road.

The 2019 Blowing Rock State of the Town presentation last week covered a number of projects in progress and others to come.

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles will suspend online driver services Saturday as part of routine scheduled maintenance.

The need for foster care homes was brought before the Avery County Commissioners recently by Avery Social Services Director Barbara Jones.

Reliable high speed internet at home is something many people take for granted, but in some areas in Watauga County, broadband internet is not readily available.

Interest rates have dropped recently and because of that, there is an opportunity for Watauga County to save some money by refinancing the debt on Watauga High School.