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A developer has proposed a four story, 990 unit self storage facility at the corner of East King Street and New Market Boulevard, on the former Modern Toyota site in Boone.

A former AppalCART finance officer has been charged with conspiracy to commit a felony and several counts of felony embezzlement by a public employee from the Wilkes Transportation Authority.

The Avery County Board of Commissioners approved a grant that was awarded to Cannon Memorial Hospital at the December 2 meeting.

A 32-year-old Boone woman is charged with first-degree murder in West Virginia.

Two men who were subjects of daylong manhunt in Watauga and Ashe counties in July have been indicted on first-degree murder charges in Florida.

Former NC Representative Jonathan Jordan has filed to run for Ashe County Commissioner.

The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Challenge Class of 2019 has committed to raising $65,000 to build a restroom facility at the Blowing Rock School playground and field.

On Monday, the new congressional maps for the 13 U.S. House of Representatives districts in North Carolina were approved by a three-judge panel.

Cancer survivors and caregivers from Watauga, Ashe, Avery, Wilkes and Caldwell counties, as well as Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center staff, were invited to share artwork they created during or after a cancer diagnosis.