Merlefest 2020 is the latest large event to cancel due to Coronavirus.

As a precaution for Coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and readiness, Blue Ridge Energy is closing its offices to the public beginning Monday, March 16.

The Blowing Rock Town Council unanimously approved new playground equipment for Memorial Park.

As a community-based electricity and propane and fuels provider, Blue Ridge Energy is taking precautions amid growing concerns about the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is implementing visitor restrictions at Watauga Medical Center in Boone and Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Watauga County Schools has placed a number of restrictions on student and staff travel and activities.

Governor Roy Cooper recently declared a state of emergency due to concerns over the Coronavirus. While so far there have been no confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the High Country, area agencies and care centers are preparing.

AppHealthCare has updated recommendations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus.