HARKERS ISLAND – Though it is a slow process, officials at the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center are moving items back into the museum after the facility was closed for more than a year.
HARKERS ISLAND — Mother Nature is doing her best to repair North Core Banks, closing many of the numerous small inlets Hurricane Dorian cut through the low-lying land as it moved along the coast in early September.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Dec. 31 at 1:38 p.m.
SEA LEVEL — Snug Harbor on Nelson Bay, a Down East retirement community with a storied history, was slated to officially shut its doors Saturday, but an administrator said Thursday the facility is already essentially closed.
NORTH RIVER — When 2 feet of water came in their house during Hurricane Florence, Claude and Hilda Wallace weren’t sure if they would ever celebrate another Christmas in their home.
ATLANTIC — A fire broke out in a mobile home in this Down East community, burning down the structure, according to fire officials.
HARKERS ISLAND — Decoy lovers from near and far traveled to Harkers Island for a weekend full of waterfowl.
ATLANTIC — Stacy Wilson and some of her neighbors in this small unincorporated Down East community have been wondering if they will get any local or state assistance in removing debris from Hurricane Dorian, which caused significant damage in September.
SEA LEVEL — The owners and management of Snug Harbor on Nelson Bay announced this week the facility will be closing its doors Saturday, Dec. 21.
ATLANTIC — Another round of well water sampling near Marine Corps Outlying Landing Field Atlantic was recently completed as national concern grows over a class of chemicals that may have detrimental effects on human health.
CEDAR ISLAND — A manager of the Cedar Island wild horse herd said more than half the animals are presumed dead due to Hurricane Dorian-related storm surge.
HARKERS ISLAND — North Carolina’s First Lady Kristin Cooper spent her Saturday morning on Harkers Island listening to the concerns of local fishermen on topics ranging from Hurricane Florence recovery to state regulations.
DOWN EAST - National relief agencies are now on the ground in Ocracoke, providing assistance following the devastating effects of Hurricane Dorian.
HARKERS ISLAND — Hurricane Florence may have knocked them down, but Down East residents proved they will get back up again with the love and support of their community.
ATLANTIC — as soon as Hurricane Dorian exited the county, N.C. Baptists on Mission began setting up a base for emergency response and recovery efforts Saturday at Atlantic Missionary Baptist Church.
MOREHEAD CITY — A local business will be collecting recovery supplies Sunday at Lowe’s Home Improvement in Morehead City to deliver to Ocracoke.
NEWPORT — As of Friday afternoon, there were still 123 residents and 36 pets staying at the county emergency shelter at Newport Middle School.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Sept. 7 at 4:47 p.m.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Sept. 7 at 4:35 p.m.
MOREHEAD CITY – Carteret County has set a curfew beginning today for all unincorporated areas.
NEWPORT — County shelter workers and Salvation Army volunteers were busy Wednesday morning setting up in preparation for the opening of a pet-friendly shelter at Newport Middle School for those seeking refuge from Hurricane Dorian.
Editor's note: This article was last updated Sept. 3, 2019, at 3:32 p.m.
HARKERS ISLAND — The summer edition of Taste of Core Sound returned Friday and attendees got to weigh in on a long-held pie rivalry.
WILLISTON — Narcotics detectives with the County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested three individuals after serving a search warrant at 361 Donnie Davis Road in Williston Friday.