Portion of 88 East in Ashe Closed

Report of a dump Truck off 88E about 1/2 mile past sheets bridge. Road is closed. No injuries reported- 11:30am Per twitter report at 12:43pm- Per scanner and ASHE FD … Read more…

Power Outages In Watauga

*updated 7:38pm Wednesday April 11* Line technicians from BREMCO responded to scattered outages all across the service area throughout yesterday, Tuesday, due to high winds causing trees or tree limbs … Read more…

Blowing Rock Brush Fire

7:40pm- Fire crews are still working a brush fire in Blowing Rock around State View Road/Reynolds Parkway area. Here’s more details about the fire: the fire has burned about 60 … Read more…

105 Wreck

Delays on 105 currently due to wreck at Ingles. Fire and police are on the scene working to get it cleared up 11:53am southbound on 105 completely blocked at Ingles. … Read more…

Boone CVS Robbery

Boone Police are reporting that on Thursday April 5th at approximately 5:30 the CVS drugstore on Highway 321 was robbed. A white male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a … Read more…

Police Working Robbery Scene on 321

Updated information about the robbery at this link – Boone CVS Robbery 7:09 pm – No further information available at this time, suspect is still on the loose per scanner … Read more…

Dense Fog In Area

High Country motorist use caution as dense fog has moved into the area – 12:37pm

April 2 – 6 Road/Traffic Reports

Here’s an ongoing running list of road/traffic issues as they are reported this week from the facebook/twitter pages and text/emails. Wednesday April 4 – via twitter 8:30am – Traffic is … Read more…

Saturday Afternoon WX

Twitter report of hail in Vilas, along with strong storms In Valle Crucis looking toward Boone 5:25pm Numerous hail reports from Boone- 5:34pm Via twitter – “#RNK 6 NNW Blowing … Read more…

421 Fire

2:49pm- Report of wildfire burning on the side of a embankment right beside the road on 421 just past the turn onto the Parkway to Wilkesboro 4:56pm- crews continue to … Read more…

Meat Camp/Pottertown Response

Getting a lot of questions via facebook/twitter about medical/emergency response in Meat Camp/Pottertown area. Due to a gunshot wound a helicopter is being dispatch to Elk Knob Park for a … Read more…

105 Wreck

Report of wreck on 105 between Boone Paint and Ross Chrysler. Bad traffic back ups update via twitter 2:32pm – @WataugaRoads looked like 3 cars. Truck side swiped suv. 3 … Read more…

Isolated Strong Thunderstorms Possible Today/Tonight

There’s the possibility of isolated severe thunderstorms across the mountains today and tonight. According to the Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather Service this afternoon and early evening could … Read more…