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  1. Shark attack confirmed on Ocracoke IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WCTI

    According to a press release from the National Park Service in Manteo, the attack took place around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday and involved a 68-year-old male. His name has not been released.

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  2. Chesterfield men catch 7-foot shark while fishing in Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WTVR Richmond

    ... was it's pretty crazy," said Brian Dorn, Director of Operations and Husbandry for the North Carolina Aquarium in Manteo. "But actually when you look at it closely, they were just fishing off the beach. It looked like the guys that were doing it had ...

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  3. Disabled Manteo resident creates buzz about storm readinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Nessie Siler jabbed an index finger at her kitchen table to add emphasis as she spoke of the need to get people with disabilities out of the way of a hurricane. The Manteo resident is part of a statewide effort to improve emergency transportation and shelters for the elderly and people with disabilities.

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  4. I do, I do: Wedding bells are ringing at Museum of the AlbemarleRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Advance

    ... boat - when she married Cecil Linwood on June 29, 1915 - Monday would have been their 100th wedding anniversary - in Manteo. These are just some small examples of the stories that go along with the clothing and other artifacts in the exhibit. "There ...

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  5. Late arrival to party, Sushi hooks big blue just lines out of water FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... "Sunday morning we got up and got the boat reconfigured from tuna fishing over to marlin fishing and we left Manteo about 12:30, 1 o'clock and got down here about 4:30 and got cleaned up and went over to (register)," he said. "We had about an hour ...

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  6. Two rehabbed rare sea turtles released in Hatteras surfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Raft the loggerhead sea turtle scrambles for the surf near the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in Buxton on Friday, June 12, 2015. Raft had recovered at the North Carolina Aquarium in Manteo after being stunned by cold water in November.

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  7. Boy, 14, struck by truck in Nags HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A 14-year-old boy was hit early today at the 7500 block of Virginia Dare Trail, also known as the Manteo-Nags Head Causeway. A pickup truck struck the boy as he walked westbound at about 5 a.m. along the busy highway with two girls of the same age, according to a release from the Town of Nags Head.

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  8. 14-year-old boy struck by car in Nags HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Police say a 14-year-old Manteo boy was critically injured after he was hit by a pickup truck, early Wednesday morning. Officials say the boy and two 14-year-old females were walking westbound along South Virginia Dare Trail, around 4:52 a.m. when he was struck. 9 comments

  9. Nearshore waters out of Oregon Inlet have been full of hungry cobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | North Carolina Sportsman

    Capt. Karl Helmkamp of Fistful Sportfishing in Manteo said the cobia fishing around Oregon Inlet is about as good as it gets, and it's a rare trip when his parties don't have multiple fish and at least one large enough to earn a citation. Helmkamp said he is finding feeding fish from just beyond the breakers out to about 2 1 2 miles off the beach, but more are moving to deeper water.

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  10. Dog-friendly public beaches in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Examiner.com

    ... of Oak Island, Corolla and Nags Head allow leashed dogs but state no specifications on leash length. The town of Manteo and Ocracoke Island require owners to keep dogs on a leash that is no longer than six feet. The ferry to Ocracoke Island is also ... 1 comment

  11. Christchurch School awards 59 diplomasRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | The record Online

    ... Student Life Award: Alex Spencer Moreno of Ashburn. • Sustainability Award: Turner William Teague Thompson of Manteo, N.C. • The Visual Arts Prize: Noah Richard Johnson of Heathsville. • The Science Prize: Anderson. • The ...

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  12. Lassiter: a Out of the Blue,a for now we say farewell, but not goodbyeRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | The Daily Advance

    ... Elizabeth City, components of the exhibit can soon be seen throughout the country. The Outer Banks History Center in Manteo, borrowed artifacts in relation to the Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers to fit in their new exhibit A Heritage of Heroes: The ...

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  13. Time could not topple this centuries-old Manteo treeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Lou Overman sat in a white folding chair under a massive live oak tree that Native Americans and the earliest colonists may have passed. She spoke lovingly about the tree to visitors walking by as they toured the grounds of The Elizabethan Gardens in Manteo, not far from the remains of the early colonists' earthen fort.

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  14. Man charged with burglary, rape in ManteoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Manteo man was arrested and charged with burglary and rape, according to Captain Kevin Duprey of the Dare County Sheriff's Office. On May 13, 2015, the Dare County Sheriff's Office Patrol Division responded to a reported assault on a female call, on Timberlin Way in Manteo.

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  15. Man accused of raping roommate after climbing into bedroom windowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Investigators say 23-year-old Dongjtie Tang went through an outside window to access the woman's room on Timberlin Way in Manteo last week. The woman reported the assault and when deputies arrived Tang was still still on scene.

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  16. The WHY ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... and shelter for children who are homeless or living in poverty. The 55-year-old from Taylorsville started his walk in Manteo 48 days ago, and will officially conclude his walk in Murphy when he reaches his last spot on May 28. Since he began, he has ...

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  17. North Carolinaa s WUNC extends reach with purchase of WFSSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Current

    ... broadcasts on a 100,000-watt signal, matching WUNC's signal from Chapel Hill. WUNC also owns the 50,000-watt WUND in Manteo, N.C., and a few smaller signals. But the acquisition is not just about extending the station's reach, said Connie Walker, ...

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  18. N.C. colony gave freed slaves a new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... came for refuge near the headquarters. By 1863, more than 1,000 freed slaves had congregated in an area north of Manteo. The influx was so great that the federal government established a colony as it had in other places in the South. Army chaplain ...

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  19. Manteo man dies in Roanoke Sound boat collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Commission. Two people were on each boat. There were no injuries reported on one boat. Danuel Midgett Jr. of Manteo was taken by ambulance to a landing zone for a helicopter but died before he was flown to the hospital, Rich said. A second man on ...

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  20. NPR expands reach: WUNC buys Fayetteville station for $1.35MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... QM 90.9, Welcome with WUNW 91.1 FM and northeastern North Carolina through WUND 88.9 FM and WURI 90.0 FM, both out of Manteo. The company also airs on WBUX 90.5 in Buxton. WUNC receives no state appropriations.

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