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USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will begin accepting nominations for county committee members on Monday, June 15, 2020.

Regional homes sales were down almost 40 percent in May compared to a year ago, but were higher than in April.

Festival organizers for Appalachian State University’s annual summer arts event, An Appalachian Summer Festival, announce the complete programming calendar for this summer’s revised virtual series.

Agricultural producers who have not yet enrolled in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for 2020 must do so by June 30.

Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Blue Ridge Parkway is increasing recreational access.

On Friday, June 12, 2020, at 11:45 a.m., Boone Police Patrol Officers recovered a 2014 Peterbilt Concrete Pumping Truck, stolen from Asheville, NC, in Lowe’s Foods parking lot at 267 New Market Centre.

In recent days, customers of SkyLine Membership Corporation/SkyBest Communications, Inc. of receiving emails saying their credit card was declined for their SkyLine/SkyBest payment.

In order to maintain the safety of County residents, the Watauga County Board of Commissioners Meeting scheduled for 5:30 P.M. on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, will be conducted electronically.

AppHealthCare reports one additional COVID-19 case in both Ashe and Watauga Counties as of Wednesday