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The Avery County Commissioners Monday tabled a discussion on hiring a new accounting firm to conduct the county's audit.

The Bipartisan State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement has released a newly designed voter registration application form, which includes the option of registering with the North Carolina Green Party.

During Tuesday's Watauga County Commissioners meeting, four Watauga County Emergency Communications Telecommunicators were recognized for their work in helping to save lives in the county.

Dollar General’s newest store at 4842 NC Highway 194 N Meat Camp is now open.

The Town of Boone is seeking dismissal of a lawsuit brought by Barry Damon Mallatere.

The new Watauga County Board of Elections was sworn in last week and voted unanimously to name the Plemmons Student Union at App State as an early voting site.

The Ashe County Board of Commissioners approved a change to the county personnel policy concerning the restoration of sick leave and annual leave accrual.

U.S. District Judge Richard L. Voorhees Monday handed down lengthy prison terms to two drug traffickers involved in separate methamphetamine trafficking conspiracies.

The Avery County Board of Commissioners last month agreed to partner with fundraising consulting firm Capital Development to raise money for projects at Heritage Park.

Fifty-three people have been charged with felonies as a result of a joint federal, state and local investigation involving methamphetamine trafficking.