The heavy rain from last week into Monday continues to cause problems for people in the High Country.

Listen to High Country Radio News from Wednesday May 23rd.

West Jefferson Aldermen have awarded the water and sewer improvement contracts to Carolina Grading and Utilities.

North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Samuel Newton Bullard was killed Monday night in Yadkin County.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has announced a campaign to educate the public on the consequences of posting hoax threats to schools and other public places, and reminds communities that these hoax threats are not a joke.

The Ashe County Planning Board will hold a public hearing to get input on county development ordinances their impact on development, public safety, flooding and the New River.

Mortimer Campground in the Wilson Creek area of Caldwell County on the Pisgah National Forest's Grandfather Ranger District is temporarily closed due to flood damage.

Boone Town Manager John Ward released the latest progress update on the Town of Boone Water Intake Project.