While temperatures on the mountain are not as hot as off, heat is still an issue for the elderly in the High Country.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety – Watauga County Probation and Parole are requesting the public’s assistance in locating an absconder.

The area of a landslide last month that killed two people was an location that had been identified as at risk for landslides.

Appalachian State University Chancellor Sheri Everts addressed the university’s Board of Visitors in Raleigh last week.

Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA), on Thursday June 14, 2018, sent a letter to Department of Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta regarding the national opioid public health emergency.