Tuesday afternoon, Boone Police, Fire, and Watauga Medics, responded to Lowes Hardware of Boone, for a report of an injury from the accidental discharge of a firearm.

The Town of Boone will have a public hearing to discuss the town's proposed FY 2020/2021 budget.

The Ashe County Board of Commissioners met Monday and Ashe County Manager Adam Stumb presented the CARES Act Plan for submission to the state.

Watauga County businesses can apply for assistance in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic through a program called Re-energize Watauga.

The Rural Transportation Coordinating Committee (RTCC) and the Rural Transportation Advisory Committee (RTAC) of the High Country RPO will hold virtual Zoom meetings on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

AppHealthCare and the Toe River Health District report additional cases of COVID-10.

Watauga County Sheriff Len Hagaman has shared a statement from the North Carolina Sheriff's Association regarding the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota:

A group of protesters gathered in downtown Boone Sunday afternoon, joining many other protests across the country following the death of George Floyd May 25 in Minneapolis.

The amended State of Emergency restrictions passed by the Boone Town Council go into effect Tuesday at 2 pm.