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The Hands Free NC bill passed out of the House with a 92-23 vote on Tuesday.

Highland Avenue in Boone will be closed from the Poplar Hill Drive intersection to the Highland Park Lane intersection starting at 8 a.m. next Monday, May 13th.

For the first time in months, gas prices averages are down on the week across North Carolina.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

McDonald's off of 105 in Banner Elk is being remodeled and will reopen soon.

A man is in critical condition after being hit by a car on Highway 421 in Vilas on Tuesday.

New River Light and Power earned the American Public Power Association Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating practices in 2018.

The Watauga County Board of Education approved the appointment of Laura Barry as Watauga High School’s next Head Men’s Basketball Coach during its monthly meeting May 6.

Three undergraduate and three graduate students have been recognized for their research presentations in Appalachian State University’s 22nd Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors.

The High Country Association of Realtors is moving into a new office space at Mutton Crossing in Boone.