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A ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline has caused a shortage of gasoline along the East Coast, including Carteret and Onslow counties. On Tuesday, motorists were lined up at the Cedar Point Go Gas. As a result of the shortage, Onslow County government instituted its Fuel Conservation P…

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April’s full moon of Monday, April 26, a supermoon, is pictured rising over the Swansboro Turning Basin. Traditionally called the Pink Moon, according to the Old Farmer’s Almanac, the name is derived from the early springtime blooms of a certain wildflower native to eastern North America: Ph…

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Despite some reservations by Mayor John Davis – the apparent result of a misunderstanding – town commissioners voted to amend the Swansboro Unified Development Ordinance to incorporate development rules that would encourage preservation of wetlands.

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SpaceX’s Dragon launched from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Friday, April 23, at 5:49 a.m., en route to the International Space Station with four astronauts aboard, according to the SpaceX website. Charlie Krawchuk took this photo of the Dragon from Cedar Po…

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This white bird – most likely a domesticated pigeon, according to Tideland News Nature Notes columnist Jim Craig – was photographed on the roof of a home on North Holland Point Road in Stella on Easter Sunday. (Pete Rulon photo)

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In their first workshop on the budget that will be proposed for 2021-22, Swansboro commissioners have as their goal to keep the tax rate at 35 cents.