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On April 4th at 1:23 p.m. the Boone Fire department was dispatched to a possible structure fire in the Appalachian Drive area of Boone.

A woman from Banner Elk was arrested by the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office for embezzlement and financial card fraud.

To kick off Distracted Driving Awareness month AAA Carolinas joined law enforcement and supporters at a press conference at the NC Department of Insurance in Raleigh to urge lawmakers to pass the Hands Free NC bill.

The Watauga Humane Society is raising money to replace its Cat Condos at its Adoption Center in Boone.

Appalachian State University and its Beaver College of Health Sciences, along with Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, partnered with the ALS Association North Carolina Chapter to sponsor the university’s inaugural Walk to Defeat ALS.

AppHealthCare has released the 2018 State of the County’s Health (SOTCH) Report.

The Town of Boone announced that road construction on Poplar Grove Road from Water Street to Poplar Grove Connector will start today.

Avery County is getting close to opening its new public swimming pool.

The U.S. 221 widening project from Deep Gap to Jefferson will start seeing increased activity with winter weather out of the way.

The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership awarded 19 grants worth nearly $200,000 to support community projects across Western North Carolina.