Report: Boone hotel where 3 died from CO poisoning cleared to reopen

Hello! It's Wednesday, July 17. This is Christine Nelson with your first look at the stories we're covering on WBTV News This Morning. We're live right now until 7 a.m. Christine Nelson, John Carter, Kelly Franson and Tonya Rivens will get you caught up on all the news, weather and traffic.

The Boone hotel that was the site of three carbon monoxide poisonings is making headlines this morning. According to a report, the hotel has been cleared to reopen again. We're finding out more about what officials are doing about the actual hotel room where the victims died.

Also, Ric Flair's ex-wife was being sought for an arrest this week, now Ric Flair himself is now wanted by police. We found out why.

HAPPENING TODAY: We learned ESPN will be announcing its decision this morning on whether to hold the X-Games in Charlotte. It was a contested battle to sell officials on Charlotte being the best site for the games. We'll tell you if the hard work paid off!

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