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The US Army Corps of Engineers announced last week that dock and land-based facility permits are expected to increase beginning in January 2020.

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch in effect from noon Tuesday through 6 am Wednesday.

ASU Trustees meet on Friday, and alcohol sales will be on the agenda.

The Ashe County Board of Commissioners on Monday approved the county budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year.

The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation has awarded 1.2 million dollars through a Community Progress Fund to 34 organizations, including one in Boone.

Charges of arson have been filed in the Boone Super 8 Hotel fire from February.

The Alexander County Sheriff's Office has charged a 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend with murder in connection with the mobile home fire in Saturday night in Taylorsville that killed two people, one of them an 11 year old boy.

The Boone Police Department arrested two people on drug charges after a traffic stop last week.

An Appalachian State football player was arrested earlier this month.