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As the partial government shutdown continues, Grandfather Mountain will offer complimentary admission to affected government employees.

Danielle Wade was elected as president and CEO of Jackson Sumner and Associates.

West Jefferson Fire and Police Departments responded to a structure fire in West Jefferson last Thursday.

Boone Police have made arrests in two related breaking and entering incidents that happened on November 27th.

Watauga County citizens will benefit from grants worth $18,200 awarded recently to local helping agencies from the Blue Ridge Energy Members Foundation for the most recent grant cycle.

Former Appalachian State athletic director Roachel Laney has been hired as the first Boone area sports commission director.

The Appalachian Theatre of the High Country is trying to get funds to build a digital marquee to replace the current manual one.

Blue Ridge Energy is on high alert and ready to respond should severe weather predicted for this weekend lead to power outages in the cooperative’s service area of Caldwell, Watauga, Ashe, Alleghany, Avery, Wilkes and Alexander counties.

The U.S. 221 widening project in Ashe County has opened its first section of Highway since construction started four years ago.

The Ashe County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a stolen vehicle from Winston-Salem that ended in a foot chase on January 4th.