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The Women’s Fund of the Blue Ridge has announced that they are raising funds to support 11 area food banks.

NC District 93 Rep. Ray Russell co-sponsored HB 1040, a proposal to expand Medicaid in NorthCarolina and increase access to affordable health care for more than 500,000 North Carolinians, including approximately 2,291 in Ashe County and 4,398 in Watauga County alone.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute has tentatively planned to reschedule all 2020 graduation ceremonies.

On Monday, AppHealthCare became aware of a person who had been in Alleghany County who is a confirmed COVID-19 case.

An arrest has been made in the case of a fire in Sugar Grove last month.

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Highway 221 project is still on track.

A federal judge has sentenced an Asheville man to 180 months in prison on drug and firearm offenses after being stopped in Avery County.

Boone Town Council has approved the sale of the Public Works property on East King Street.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing at 8:30 A.M. on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, to consider an appropriation for economic development purposes pursuant to NC General Statute 158-7.1.