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The death of a ten month old child last March on Ray Brown Road has been determined to have been caused by head trauma.

Ashe County Schools have been awarded a $50,000 planning grant for digital teaching and learning.

The Ashe County Board of Commissioners recently adopted the High Country Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan.

December 31 to January 8th, temperatures stayed below the freezing point continuously for the period.

The Wilkes County commissioners are considering filing a federal lawsuit against certain prescription drug manufacturers and distributors seeking financial compensation for the county’s costs from opioid addiction.

Though the ice and snow of this past week has been a beautiful site, visitors to the National Forests in North Carolina should be extremely cautious around ice formations that will be thawing as temperatures increase this week.

Western North Carolina hunters might be losing the treasured tradition of Thanksgiving week deer hunting.

Watauga Medical Center recently received an above average 4-star rating for its quality of patient care services from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Long time music educator and director of bands at Appalachian State, Joe Phelps passed away January 6th at the age 73.

In an effort to increase positive relationships among youth across North Carolina, the State Highway Patrol is announcing a new high school internship program that will begin in January.