A legal battle over the location of a homeless shelter in North Wilkesboro could be a step closer to ending.
5:14pm Dec 21, 2021Poverty Poverty Politics & Government Health & Safety
4:39pm Nov 19, 2021Economy Economy
A portion of the newly signed North Carolina budget funds one of the state’s beloved traditions: NASCAR.
11:02am Sep 20, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
North Carolina is expanding the number of sites offering an experimental treatment for COVID-19.
11:14am Aug 31, 2020Politics & Government Politics & Government
Low-interest disaster loans are now available in several counties affected by an August earthquake.
6:21pm May 21, 2020Business Business Economy Health & Safety
As hundreds of workers tested positive for COVID-19 at the Tyson plant in Wilkes County, the company says it plans to ramp up operations again this week.
5:06pm May 14, 2020Health & Safety Health & Safety
The Tyson Foods Plant in Wilkes County is closing temporarily. This is the second time in a week the facility has shut its doors after an outbreak of COVID-19 cases.
2:26pm May 11, 2020Health & Safety Health & Safety
A poultry processing plant with ties to a regional COVID-19 outbreak is temporarily closed.
11:45am Apr 29, 2020Health & Safety Health & Safety
Officials have confirmed that an unknown number of workers have tested positive for COVID-19 at a Tyson Foods plant in Wilkesboro.
12:08pm Jan 23, 2020Crime Crime
A Wilkes County pastor has been charged with over 100 counts of sex offenses involving children.
9:21pm Dec 22, 2019Sports Sports
NASCAR Hall of Famer Junior Johnson has died at 88. His death was announced Friday by NASCAR.