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Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

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Investigators search for stolen cargo truck

Investigators with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office are on the lookout for a cargo truck stolen from Hawkins Lumber over the weekend. Read more

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Cost of Drexel Heritage site cleanup rises

Due to more pollutants that have been found, the cost of cleaning up the old Drexel Heritage plant site could be at least $300,000 more tha… Read more

Marion City Council approves minimum housing standards

After several months of consideration and discussion, the city of Marion now has minimum standards for housing. Read more

Great Outdoor Show rolls into Municipal Event Center this weekend

The Blue Ridge Great Outdoor Show will bring all kinds of boats, pontoons, RVs and powersports vehicles to Marion’s Municipal Event Center … Read more

Commissioners meet behind closed doors about personnel matter

The McDowell County Commissioners held a special meeting behind closed doors for almost an hour Monday to consider a personnel matter. Read more