• 2.5 magnitude quake felt near Blowing Rock


    BLOWING ROCK, N.C. - If you live near Boone, you may have felt an earthquake Thursday.

    Several people told our partners at goblueridge.net that they felt the rumble shortly before 1:30 p.m.

    The USGS reported a 2.5 magnitude quake that hit about two-and-a-half miles northeast of Blowing Rock.

    No damage was reported.

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