When the Clean Water Management Trust Fund (CWMTF) board meets Sept. 16 to award grants to local governments, non-profit conservation organizations and state agencies, it will be more than business as usual.

AppHealthCare reports Watauga County continues to see an increase in new cases.

AppHealthCare is reporting the first COVID-19 associated deaths in Watauga County.

A South Carolina man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a rescue truck from a South Carolina fire department and bringing it to Boone.

Seven Watauga County Fire Departments have received grant funds from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina.