McDowell County Sheriff's deputies are investigating after three people were found shot and killed in North Cove in what authorities call a double murder-suicide.

This month will see some 77 miles of roads in Avery County getting improvements.

Avery County Fire Commission Chairman Bill Beuttell says there are no funds missing from the county's Fire and Rescue revenue.

New River Conservancy, New River State Park and the Mount Jefferson State Natural Area are restoring a section of Naked Creek in Ashe County.

The town of Lansing has agreed to pursue $175,000 loan to finance the construction of a playground and restroom in the Lansing Creeper Trail Park.

 On Monday, April 9, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center received a letter from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services stating that it has rescinded the termination of North Carolina Baptist Hospital from its Medicare program, effective March 26, 2018.

An accident at the 421/194 intersection late Wednesday afternoon may have been caused by equipment failure.

The U.S. Forest Service plans two prescribed burns in the Grandfather Ranger District of the Pisgah National Forest.