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This Independence Day, anyone in North Carolina, regardless of age, will be able to fish for free.

Banner Elk Police arrested a man after a stolen vehicle report and a brief chase.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Blowing Rock Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects in a robbery case.

A North Carolina man was arrested in Carter County, Tennessee Monday afternoon in the Fish Springs area.

Construction of sidewalks along Highway 194 and 421 near Hardin Park School begins soon.

Leadership from Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (CCC&TI) and the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) have signed an agreement to launch the Pathway to Excellence Partnership (PTE) program, which creates a seamless pathway for students who want to start at CCC&TI and continue their education at UNCW.

Boone Town Council member Dustin Hicks announced his resignation from the Council in May, and the Town Council is currently soliciting applications from those who would like to to fill the upcoming vacancy on the Council.

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has announced that the agency is expanding the number of locations providing $25 Summer Cards to offset the time and transportation costs of getting vaccinated.

The Avery County Board of Commissioners Monday presented a letter of appreciation from the Avery County Board of Commissioners to Rachel Deal in honor of her “dedication and years of service on the Avery County Planning Board.”

The Ashe County Sheriff's Department responded Wednesday to a situation involving an armed subject barricaded in a house.

The Southern Appalachian Historical Association presents the 69th season of the outdoor drama Horn In The West, at the historic Daniel Boone Amphitheatre.