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The Ashe County Airport added five hangars in a recent property acquisition.

A man from Lansing was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine.

The PBS series, “Finding Your Roots,” will feature Watauga County in a future episode.

Valle Crucis’ Eighth Grade Mock Trial Team proved its prowess in the courtroom at Appalachian State University recently, taking home the top spot in the Watauga County School Mock Trial Competition.

Search crews from Blowing Rock Fire & Rescue, along with mutual-aid agencies, successfully located and evacuated 67-year-old Frank Sanady of Charlotte from the China Creek Trail area at 5:10 p.m. today.

On Thursday January 31st, the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office, Boone Police Department, Watauga Medics, and Watauga County Rescue responded to several medical and overdose calls at or around Hospitality House and the nearby mobile home area, Bradford Park.

Boone Police and the Boone Fire Department are investigating a suspicious fire yesterday at the Super 8 hotel.

​​​​Motorcycle fatalities appear to be on the rise in North Carolina according to recent data from the North Carolina Department of Transportation and AAA Carolinas fears 2019 could be one of the most deadly years yet.