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Coast Guard says drownings are up in 5th District
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:14am.

The US Coast Guard 5th District is emphasizing safety on the water following 40 drownings that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer.

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Sunset Beach holds meeting on lifeguards
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 4:21pm.

videoSunset Beach leaders are looking at how to make their beach safer. In the wake of several drownings this summer at Brunswick County beaches, a full house turned out today for a special meeting in Sunset Beach to take a look at how Wrightsville Beach's lifeguard system is set up.

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Sunset Beach to hold special meeting on beach safety
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 12:51pm.

Sunset Beach leaders will hold a special meeting next week to discuss about beach safety. The town council has scheduled the meeting for Monday at 3 p.m. at Town Hall.

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Brunswick County beaches plagued with series of unfortunate events
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Sun, 07/14/2013 - 4:14pm.

videoAfter a chain of unfortunate events, some tourists in Brunswick county are concerned about beach safety. From a deck collapsing, to several drownings, and even a shark attack, Brunswick County beaches have seen their fair share of frightening incidents.

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Brunswick County drownings leave people shaken up
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 07/04/2013 - 6:06pm.

video Hundreds of people are on the beaches and in the ocean celebrating Independence Day, but Wednesdays drowning’s still have people pretty shaken up.

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