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The Watauga County Park & Recreation department announced Wednesday that the Watauga County Commissioners voted to cancel all day camps for this summer, as well as youth baseball and softball leagues, due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners Tuesday amended plans for reopening the county as the Governor's Phase 2 plan goes into effect.

The Town of Beech Mountain has launched a website to keep the public informed of plans for a new water intake.

AppHealthCare has announced two additional Watauga County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total of among Watauga County residents to 12.

Officials at Stone Mountain State Park are making changes to operations after a series of incidents this past weekend resulted in the park being closed for some hours.

Avery County Schools will once again be providing meals to students throughout the summer months.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has provided $3,363,377 to 68 Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) in North Carolina for COVID-19 testing.

The American Red Cross is launching a Virtual Family Assistance Center to support families struggling with loss and grief due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.