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Authorities believe human remains found in Sullivan County, Tenn., Friday evening are those of Evelyn Mae Boswell, a toddler from Blountville, Tenn., who was the subject of a search in northeastern Wilkes County last week.

A fire in the Deep Gap community around 9pm on Friday night destroyed a building.

Farmers and ranchers may apply to enroll grasslands in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Grasslands sign up beginning March 16. The signup runs through May 15.

The Boone Police Department has been receiving an increased number of reports of thefts from motor vehicles in both residential and commercial parking areas.

Appalachian State University has launched a new website with information and updates about the Coronavirus.

AppHealthCare and Appalachian State University have confirmed three cases of mumps in Appalachian State University students who live off campus in Watauga County.

Avery County Emergency Medical Service is gearing up for the April 1st launch of the county's new community paramedicine program.

Ashe County Superintendent of Schools Phyllis Yates held a special meeting with representatives from AppHealthCare to discuss how the school system plans to address and prepare for the novel coronavirus.

Watauga County Schools are celebrating National School Breakfast Week this week, designed to encourage more families to take advantage of the healthy choices available at school breakfast.

The town of Boone has announced that the Grand Marshall for next Saturday's St Patricks Day Parade will be Kyle Petty.