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Emerald Isle’s recent decision to redirect the channel leading into and out of the N.C. Wildlife Resources boat ramp, located in the beach town for boaters accessing Bogue Sound, brings into focus another development concern for the county and its municipalities- the need to prepare for mass…

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Faced with a growing number of Covid-19 cases, Carteret County schools will move to remote learning for two days, Tuesday and Wednesday next week, in hopes that this pause will reduce and possibly stop a growing number of cases among students, teachers and school staff. While this action is …

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All eyes are focused on Washington, D.C. as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares for a quick decision on the legality of the Federal Government’s proposed COVID-19 vaccine mandate. If the Supreme Court sides with the administration’s latest, flawed proposal to deal with the ongoing crises of fail…

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“On this January day, my whole soul is in this: bringing America together, uniting our people, uniting our nation. And I ask every American to join me in this cause.” Those were the words of President Joe Biden on January 20, 2021 in his inaugural address after taking his oath of office as t…

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As we approach a new year there is a natural tendency to review the events and decisions of the year just ending to consider the successes and failures. Based on the growing discontent of the public about how local, state and national leaders have responded the continued Covid-19 pandemic wh…

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Homeowners in Carteret and the other 19 coastal counties received good news in late November with the announcement that North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey denied a proposed insurance premium increase that would have raised homeowner’s insurance up to 25% and instead negotiated…

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Despite the continuing threat posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, and now the new Omicron variant, good economic news continues to trickle in for Carteret County, the region and the state, which is proof that North Carolina, and of particular note the coast, is primed for significant growth.

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