Gov. Roy Cooper has authorized sending 200 engineers from the N.C. Army National Guard to support recovery efforts in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

The Appalachian State Police Department has made an arrest in a recent sexual assault on campus.

Members of North Carolina Helo-Aquatic Rescue Team, known as NC HART, airlifted an injured hiker Wednesday night from the area near Hunt Fish Falls in Avery County.

A man arrested for a series of bomb threats in Ashe County last month has also been charged in connection with a fire in Fleetwood.

Watauga County has been given the green light to enter the old Boone Ready-Mix property after a court order from September 27th authorized the county to address outstanding property violations.

The Boone Town Council Thursday evening unanimously approved creation of a task force focused on developing a plan to make Boone a 100% renewable energy town by 2050.

A Watauga County school bus was involved in a two car accident Tuesday afternoon about 3:15.

The Avery County Sheriff Office recently completed what was called Operation Rattlesnake that resulted in warrants against 30 individuals on 70 drug related charges, according to a press release from Sheriff Kevin Frye.