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Torrential rainfall and slick roads resulted in several vehicle wrecks in McDowell on Wednesday, according to reports.

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A Marion man was arrested and charged after allegedly stealing over $5,200 worth of property from a Nebo resident last month, authorities said Wednesday.

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With another hurricane on the horizon, weather agencies are predicting the potential impacts as Tropical Storm (now Hurricane) Michael prepares to land in Florida and the Carolinas.

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A McDowell duo was arrested and charged after allegedly stealing an acquaintance’s motorcycle in August, authorities said Monday.

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McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are looking for the thieves that swiped a truck and other property from a Nebo home last month and the suspect last seen with the pickup.

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A Forest City man was arrested and charged after deputies uncovered almost 250 grams – or just under nine ounces -- of pot during a traffic stop, authorities said Wednesday.

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Two drivers and a passenger were taken to the hospital following a wreck on U.S. 221 South on Tuesday afternoon.

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An Old Fort man charged last March with breaking into a neighbor’s home was given at least six years in prison in McDowell County Superior Court.

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Authorities said Friday the body found near Garden Creek on Thursday morning, Sept. 27 was that of a missing Marion man.

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A major law enforcement operation targeting drug trafficking in and around Indian Country has resulted in the arrest of more than 75 individuals on federal, state and tribal charges, announced Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke and Andrew Murray, U.S. Attorney for Western N.C.

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A Marion man was arrested and charged after firing a gun and inadvertently hitting another man, authorities said Thursday.