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Ashe County Commissioner Larry Dix has been arrested and charged with four counts of indecent liberties with a minor.

Two suspects were arrested in an early morning, multi-county police pursuit of a stolen vehicle that ended in Wilkes County.

Governor Roy Cooper Wednesday shared a recommended budget, Support for a Determined North Carolina, which outlines how to use the state’s remaining federal coronavirus funding and make responsible investments in the state’s future.

A 25-year-old Newland man was convicted August 24 in on five counts of felony taking indecent liberties with a child and three counts of felony statutory sex offense with a child less than 15 years old.

On the heels of reopening for the first time in ten years, the Bluffs Restaurant on the Blue Ridge Parkway has once again closed.

The Boone Town Council has approved a design concept for the municipal government complex on the east end of Boone.

Ashe County has acquired a 41.8 acre tract of land it plans on developing into as many as six separate lots with the goal of adding jobs and industry for the county.

AppHealthCare reports case trends continue to increase. The latest trends report shows the largest percentage of cases in Watauga in the 18-24 old age group, followed closely by the 25-49 year old age group.