There were no injuries in a fire Tuesday morning in the Powder Horn Mountain community.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is limiting visitation at Watauga Medical Center, Cannon Memorial Hospital and The Foley Center as a result of the continued increase in flu and influenza-like illnesses.

The North Carolina General Assembly Tuesday passed a bill that will phase in new K-3 class size reductions and increase funding to help meet the requirements.

The Ashe County Schools calendar has been changed in order to make up school days missed due to weather.

Ashe Memorial Hospital has been recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital in the United States by The Chartis Center for Rural Health.

Boone Police arrested a man on charges of driving while impaired and offering bribes.

The Boone Town Council will meet Thursday night at 6pm in Council Chambers, 1500 Blowing Rock Road Boone.

The filing period for the May Primary election opened at noon Monday, and continues through noon Wednesday February 28th.