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Hall named to Currituck Chamber board

The Currituck Chamber of Commerce Board of the Directors has named Denise Hall, register of deeds of Currituck County, to an at large seat on the board. Longtime Currituck County resident Hall was tapped by the chamber due ... Read more

59 mins ago by Staff Reports.


Cape Hatteras National Seashore posts beach conditions update for Monday morning

Cape Hatteras National Seashore posted a Seashore Beach Conditions Update around 11 a.m. on Monday, September 21, 2020. The update noted that: – Most beach ... Read more

3 hours ago by Staff Reports.


NCDOT expects parts of NC 12 to remain closed through Tuesday afternoon

As of Monday morning, NC 12 is closed between the Marc Basnight Bridge over Oregon Inlet and Rodanthe. NC 12 on Ocracoke Island between the ... Read more

6 hours ago by Staff Reports.

North Carolina’s unemployment rate falls to nearly half of lockdown’s peak

North Carolina’s unemployment rate dropped markedly in August, according to state figures, falling to nearly half the record rate during the spring at the height ... Read more

19 hours ago by Associated Press.


Arrest made in Saturday shooting on Knotts Island

The Currituck County Sheriff’s Office has reported that just before 1 a.m. on September 19, deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of West Blackfoot ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.


NC 12 on Hatteras Island to reopen at 5 p.m., NCDOT advises ‘extreme caution’

NCDOT has announced that NC 12 between the Marc Basnight Bridge over Oregon Inlet and Rodanthe on Hatteras Island will reopen to motorists at 5 ... Read more

23 hours ago by Staff Reports.


NC 12 on Ocracoke back open, ferry service resumes

NC 12 on Ocracoke has reopened to traffic. Sand and water remains on the roadway, so NCDOT advises that all motorists should drive with extreme ... Read more

24 hours ago by Staff Reports.

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Overwash causes closure of parts of NC 12 on Hatteras and Ocracoke

Overwash from Sunday morning’s high tide has caused the closure of NC 12 in Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge. NC 12 is now closed between ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.


Running out of storm names, Atlantic season goes Greek

By Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer The Atlantic’s record-breaking “crazy” hurricane season got a bizarre European remake Friday as forecasters ran out of traditional names ... Read more

2 days ago by Associated Press.


Regional COVID-19 case count update

On Thursday, Sept. 17, Dare County Department of Health and Human Services announced four positive cases of COVID-19 linked to residents and staff members at ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

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