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The Linville Gorge is bursting with color as seen from this image taken at Wiseman’s View.  Beautiful blue skies, sunshine and cool autumn temperatures continue today.  (Photo by Monty Combs)

Fall Color is nice right now at elevations between 3,000 and 4,000 feet.  There will still be a lot of color around this coming weekend for two of the area’s larger autumn festivals:  the Woolly Worm Festival in Banner Elk and Valle Country Fair in Valle Crucis.