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Jacksonville Daily News
ENC sees increase in visitor spending
Of the state's 100 counties, 95 saw increases in visitor spending in 2013, according to new data from the N.C. Department of Commerce's Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Joseph Jett (left) and Anna Baggett (Photos by the Dare County Sheriff's Office).
Deputies with the Dare County Sheriff's Office made a traffic stop in Manteo as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and distribution of heroin in the county, according to Chief Deputy Steve Hoggard.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Fitch Affirms Dare County, NC's GOs at 'AA'; Stable Outlook
The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The GO bonds are general obligations of the county secured by a pledge of its full faith and credit and unlimited taxing power.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
PHOTOS: Suspects wanted for breaking into Dare County school
The Dare County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying several individuals they say broke into buildings and vehicles at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton.
Surveillance image provided by the Dare County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies in Dare County are asking for help identifying a group of people who were seen breaking into buildings and vehicles at a Cape Hatteras school.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Man's body found in water near Frisco Woods Campground
Authorities are trying to figure out the exact cause of death after a man's body was found in the water near the Frisco Woods Campground.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Medina Gazette
DA's death in North Carolina delays trial of Ashland man on murder charge
A trial date has yet to be set for an accused killer who was arrested at a Wadsworth motel two years ago by U.S. marshals.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Daily Advance
Dare sheriff: Body found; man may have jumped off bridge
The Dare County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man who apparently jumped off the Wright Memorial Bridge on Wednesday.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
John Tyrone Grimes
While investigating the incidents that happened last month, the Dare County Sheriff's Office was able to develop a suspect.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
CRC studies effect of beach nourishment on inlets
Coastal regulators may consider altering the existing windows for dredging and nourishment projects as part of a comprehensive management plan for the state's 12 developed inlets, according to an informational presentation given Thursday to the Coastal Resources Commission.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Final Hurricane Arthur storm debris pickup date announced
Debris removal for the unincorporated areas of Dare County has been completed in Hatteras Village, Frisco, Buxton, Avon, Wanchese, and Skyco, according to the Dare Co.
The Charlotte Observer
NC drivers will have new freedom of choice in 'first' license plates
RALEIGH First in Flight, or First in Freedom? When car owners get new license plates for their cars, they'll have new freedom to choose how they boast about North Carolina.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Dare County ranking high with marijuana possession arrests
Out of all Hampton Roads plus Northeastern North Carolina, Dare County is in the lead for most arrests per capita when it comes to marijuana, according to an article in the Washington Post.
Wrightsville Beach Magazine
Fortunately I found it. I knew I wanted to be a painter when I was a kid. I m doing what I love and when you re doing that, it comes out in all aspects of art.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Daily Advance
Judi Stuart: Looking for ancient species? You might find one here
As an adult, he weighs about 800 pounds, is 13 feet long, and has 75 teeth. It's the teeth that worry me.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Water rescues prompt beach warnings
Hundreds of people have been rescued from the water at Hampton Roads and Outer Banks beaches this summer, prompting officials to emphasize the dangers of rip currents.
Loud boom heard in Dare Co. could be Navy training
The noise was reported about 9:30 p.m. between Nags Head and Duck, according to the Dare County Emergency Management Twitter account.
Chopper 10 flies over the Outer Banks on July 4, 2014.
A loud boom heard off the coast of the Outer Banks Tuesday night is related to Navy training exercises, according to Navy officials.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Coast Guard investigates after loud boom heard in Dare County
What was that sound? That's what some folks were saying Tuesday night after hearing a loud boom in Dare County.
NC bridges rank poorly for safety
Fourteen percent of North Carolina’s rural bridges are structurally deficient, a national transportation research group recently reported.