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On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018, the Boone Police Department, Watauga County Sheriff’s Office and State Bureau of Investigation conducted an investigation of a Boone man for the Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography.

Dr. Ok-Youn Yu, associate professor and assistant chair in Appalachian State University’s Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment, has developed new tools to help farmers save on energy costs while extending their growing season.

Grandfather Mountain isn’t about moving mountains; it’s about moving people. And the people have spoken. Again.

Giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) has been found in Watauga County.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the reported theft of a vehicle from the Hospitality House on June 30th.

AppalCart debuted its weekend shuttle in Blowing Rock last weekend.

Nearly 120 local businesses in Boone and Blowing Rock are participating in the Round Up For the Middle Fork Greenway fundraiser.

Gas Prices are up on the week, as demand remains high.