8 hrs ago
Burlington Times News
Charters docked because Oregon Inlet clogged
Boat owners are concerned that the start of charter fishing season may leave them high and dry because the Oregon Inlet is clogged with sand.
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18 hrs ago
The Charlotte Observer
Bodie, Cape Hatteras lighthouses to open
BUXTON, N.C. Two of North Carolina's best-known lighthouses are opening to the public for the summer season.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
N.C. ferry runs halted by winds, mechanical issues
The Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry route is offline because of high winds, the North Carolina Department of Transportation reported on Twitter.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
After $7.8 million dredging project, Oregon Inlet is clogged again
The Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, built in 1963, crosses the Oregon Inlet and provides the only highway connection between Hatteras Island and mainland North Carolina.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Federal budget cuts to leave Hatteras beaches unguarded
The move has angered Outer Banks residents and left tourists wondering if they should swim there.
Hurricane-Ravaged Cape Hatteras KOA Reopening
For many, vacationing in the Outer Banks of North Carolina is a peaceful respite.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Oregon? Inlet...what does the inlet between the Nags Head peninsula and Hatteras Island have to do with Oregon? The Territory of Oregon existed from 1848 until it was admitted to the Union and became the state of Oregon in 1859.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Burlington Times News
N.C. unveils updated Civil War Trails guide
North Carolina is unveiling a statewide Civil War Trails guide to help travelers during the final year of the 150th anniversary commemoration.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Will & Deni McIntyre/Getty Images travelOcracoke Island tends to tourists, bows to history
At the risk of sounding like a dingbatter, I couldn't resist stopping when I overheard a difficult-to-decipher conversation between two O'Cockers as they stood in the front yard of a shingled cottage in Ocracoke Village.
#TCPalmSocial travel: Live off the grid when you visit Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas
To elaborate, Eleuthera, where I spent a week in February, is as off the grid as it gets in the Bahamas.
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North Carolina Association of Electric Cooperatives Elects Officials to Board Of Directors
RALEIGH, N.C., April 4 -- North Carolina's Electric Cooperatives issued the following news release: Three electric cooperative officials were recently elected to serve as officers of the North Carolina Association of Electric Cooperatives board of directors.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Jones secures relocation of Cape Hatteras Lighthouse original foundation stones
Congressman Walter B. Jones is pleased to announce that the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse original foundation stones will be relocated further inland to prevent them from being damaged and ensure that they will be preserved for future generations to enjoy.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Island Gazette Newspaper Online
Temporary Closing of Freeman Park April 7th to 16th To Install Hatteras Ramp
The Town of Carolina Beach will begin construction of a wooden "Hatteras" ramp at the entrance of Freeman Park, which is located on the Northern end of Canal Drive.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Warmer weather is heating up Carolinas fishing action
Puppy drum have provided good action in the Outer Banks surf at Hatteras Island and bluefin tuna have been boated offshore of Oregon Inlet.
Cape Point in Buxton closed to vehicles
The Cape Point area of Cape Hatteras National Seashore will be closed to off-road driving temporarily after park staff saw piping plovers showing breeding behaviors.
Race helps raise money to help law enforcement officers
The 5k road and beach race benefits The North Carolina Law Enforcement Assistance Program and Mother's Against Drunk Driving .
Mon Mar 31, 2014
National Parks Traveler
Cape Hatteras National Seashore Struggling To Afford Lifeguards This Summer
Riptides along Cape Hatteras National Seashore are some of the most dangerous along the East Coast, but budget woes have left the question of whether there will be lifeguards on the seashore this summer up in the air.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Mt. Airy News
Cycle NC announces Mount Airy as overnight stop
Mount Airy is officially an overnight stop on the 2014 Cycle North Carolina "Mountains to Coast" route through the state.
Coast Guard Medevacs Man From Tanker Ship Off NC Coast
The Coast Guard medevaced a 54-year-old crewmember Sunday from a tanker ship approximately 20 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, N.C. The master of the 576-foot Pennsylvania notified Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders at 9:17 p.m. Saturday stating a crewmember was suffering from chest pain and needed medical attention.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
New York Post
The tragic rescue of a movie ship caught in Hurricane Sandy
A photo released by the US Coast Guard shows the HMS Bounty, submerged in the Atlantic Ocean approximately 90 miles southeast of Hatteras, North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy.