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The Mountain Times
Watauga's jobless rate drops
Unemployment rates decreased in 95 of North Carolina's counties in February, increased in four and remained the same in one.
Midnight at the Oasis returns to Blowing Rock May 2
Few people take their jobs as seriously as the professionals and volunteers at O.A.S.I.S. .
Lost Cove climber in stable condition after fall
An Appalachian State University student who fell 70 feet while climbing in the Lost Cove area Saturday is in stable condition at Johnson City Medical Center, hospital spokeswoman Teresa Hicks said.
The Charlotte Observer
ASU student from Waxhaw hurt in mountains
A Union County man is recovering Monday in a Tennessee hospital after being injured while rappelling Saturday in the North Carolina mountains, authorities say.
Avery woman charged in Watauga drug bust
On Wednesday, Narcotics Detectives from the Watauga County Sheriff's Office seized trafficking levels of Vicodin, a Schedule III narcotic pain medication that contains Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen, following an undercover operation.
RiverLink hosts information session for Adopt-a-Stream and Adopt-A-Greenway programs
RiverLink is holding an information session for those interested in the Adopt-A-Stream and Adopt-A-Greenway programs tonight at 5:30 p.m..
Wildlife rehabilitation has always been a passion for Nina Fischesser, director of Lees-McRae College's Blue Ridge Wildlife Institute.
Winter returns for residents of the High Country
The calendar says it is spring but it looked and felt more like winter in the North Carolina mountains Tuesday morning.
It's no secret that Chad Cole, pastor of Beech Valley Baptist Church, has a deep-rooted concern about the heart condition of his church members.