December 5-9, 2016 Traffic Reports

Monday December 5 Construction operations continue today on 321 in Blowing Rock with no travel impacts scheduled on the project. Tuesday Dec 6 Construction operations continue today but on a … Read more

Much Needed Rain On The Way This Week

With drought conditions and wildfires impacting the High Country, and all of western North Carolina, the question many people are asking is when will we get rain. The answer is … Read more

Horton Fire Updates

Below are ongoing updates regarding the Horton Fire in the Sampson area of Watauga County, including previous posted content from another article on WataugaOnline.com  For more photos and videos visit … Read more

Boone Wind Gust History

*Data updated Wednesday December 13, 2017* *Admin note from Kenneth Reece* –  After a wind gust of 68 mph in Boone on Sunday April 3, 2016 my curiosity was piqued … Read more

Watauga County Accident Statistics

The number of wrecks in Watauga County were down just barely countywide and up slightly in Boone for 2016, according to newly compiled data provided by the North Carolina Highway Patrol … Read more

Winter Weather Forecast/Outlook

2016-17 Winter Weather Forecast/Outlook Forecasters at NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center have issued the U.S. Winter Outlook , saying that La Nina is expected to influence winter conditions this year. The … Read more