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The North Carolina U.S. House District 11 position, which has been left vacant after Rep Mark Meadows took a job as the White House Chief of Staff, is one step closer to being filled after Tuesday's GOP runoff.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners' regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 7, has been canceled.

The town of Blowing Rock Town Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, June 24, at 6 PM for COVID-19 discussions.

According to App Healthcare, there are now 43 total cases of COVID-19 in Watauga County, 12 of which are active.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce and the App Theatre hosted an event to benefit the Re-Energize Watauga Fund at the Appalachian Theatre in Boone.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety – Watauga County Probation and Parole are requesting the public’s assistance in locating and absconder.

North Carolina elections officials are seeking “democracy heroes” to work polling places and early voting sites for this year's election cycle.

On Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the Boone Town Council voted to issue an updated State of Emergency Declaration requiring face coverings.

Back 2 School Festival this year will be held on August 7th and 8th.

One of the individuals involved in last Friday's three car accident in Boone has died.