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Chambers of Commerce throughout the High Country have partnered to bring the Grow with Google Webinar Series to businesses throughout the area.

The Boone Service League invites women interested in membership or learning more about the nonprofit to attend the group’s first monthly meeting of the 2020-21 service year at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14, via Zoom.

A Boone resident died Saturday night after a collision at the intersection of Highway 321 and Aho Road.

The Watauga County Board of Elections next meeting is scheduled for 5 pm on Tuesday, September 8 and will be conducted electronically.

The Deep Gap Volunteer Fire Department has received a $90,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The following is a message to North Carolina voters from Karen Brinson Bell, executive director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections:

It is illegal to vote twice in an election.

On Friday, September 4 at 11:02 pm, the Boone Police Department received 911 calls from numerous parties, of a motor vehicle collision involving pedestrians at the intersection of East King Street and Forest Hills Drive.

The Ashe County Sheriff’s Office arrested two adults on felony charges after a brief vehicle pursuit.

Avery County Health Department was notified Thursday of its first COVID-19 associated death in Avery County.

Despite Governor Roy Cooper's easing of some COVID-19 restrictions, the new Watauga Community Recreation Center will remain closed for now.