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The Town of Boone is soliciting applications from folks who'd like to serve on various boards and committees.

FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor approved North Carolina for a FEMA grant under the Lost Wages Assistance program.

A Deep Gap couple killed on April 10, 2019 died from "stab wounds of the torso."

An outbreak of three COVID-19 cases has been reported at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation during the week of August 9 - 15.

A mile-high rescue took place at Grandfather Mountain Saturday, August 22, when a hiker became ill on the Profile Trail.

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, students at colleges and universities who choose to vote by mail should request that their ballot be sent to an address where they know they will receive it.

With so many people working and remote learning from home during the pandemic, Boone Fire would like to remind everyone to have a home escape plan.

The U.S. 221 widening project continues with two sections very near completion.

The North Carolina Community Colleges system reports every year on how successful each of its 58 community colleges performed over an academic year. In the 2020 Performance Measures Report, Wilkes Community College (WCC) was one of only two colleges in the entire state to score in the top two categories in all seven performance measures.