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Proposed sand mine stirs concern in Powells Point

An application for a use permit that would allow the HOM Development Company to operate a sand mine on a 65-acre property in Powells Point has stirred up concerns among…

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Dare County reports 6 new cases of COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 1,643 new cases of COVID-19 on Oct. 26. In other key metrics, hospitalizations were up over the previous day to…


Fletcher case arrest follows passionate public effort

The Oct. 26 news of the arrest of a suspect in the LeeAnn Fletcher murder case — coming almost exactly three months after the Kitty Hawk woman died — marks…


Tolson arrested for murder of LeeAnn Fletcher

(District Attorney Andrew Womble) First Judicial District Attorney Andrew Womble released a statement on Oct. 26 saying that John Curtis Tolson has been arrested for the murder of Kitty Hawk…


Coast Guard thanks OBX community for “goodwill” in wake of Buxton fire

(U.S. Coast Guard) In a release issued on Oct. 26, the U.S. Coast Guard stated that three members of one Coast Guard family remain unaccounted for following the fire that…


‘The day the ship hit the span’

Dare County posted this item today, marking the 30th anniversary of an accident that won’t be forgotten: “On Oct. 26, 1990, the 200-foot dredge Northerly Island slammed into the Bonner…


Tuesday 5 p.m. deadline to request absentee ballot

(NC State Board of Elections) The NC State Board of Elections is reminding voters that the absentee ballot request deadline is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27. Your request must…


Fulcher vs. Hanig in NC House District 6

In the race for the District 6 seat in the NC House of Representatives, Republican incumbent Bobby Hanig and Democratic challenger Tommy Fulcher agree that the COVID-19 epidemic has highlighted…


Gofundme campaign for victims of Buxton fire

As the Outer Banks community begins to respond to the tragic Oct. 23 Buxton fire that claimed four lives, a gofundme campaign has been started to help two children who…


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