Over the weekend, Alcohol Law Enforcement special agents arrested more than 200 individuals for alcohol, drug and firearm charges during a state-wide crackdown in partnership with local, state and federal agencies.

The Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s Halloween ‘Booze It and Lose It’ campaign is underway this week, through November 3.

The Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) has studied the risk factors and needs of Juvenile Court involved youth in Watauga county and has published a Request for Proposals.

A structure fire Saturday morning in Boone resulted in extensive damage.

Officials with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Public Health recently announced the first reported flu-related death of the 2019-20 flu season, which occurred the first week of October and involved an adult in the central part of the state.

A developer has finalized the purchase of the former Subaru dealership property on Highway 105 in Boone.


A Durham man died from injuries sustained after a fall on the Blue Ridge Parkway Wednesday. 

Blue Ridge Energy was one of three utilities selected by the N.C. Weatherization Assistance Program (NCWAP) for a grant to help low-income members benefit from community solar resources.

Despite previous announcements of a delay, bidding for the improvements to Section E of US 221 in Ashe will now begin next March.