Hurricane Floyd caused massive flooding around North Carolina in 1999
NC House panel OKs debt option to pay catastrophic claims
The state-sanctioned property insurance program in North Carolina coastal counties could borrow to pay for extreme catastrophic losses from hurricanes in legislation making its way through the General Assembly. Thu, 05/07/2015 - 4:41pm
Wilmington City Council talks about new insurance plan
The Wilmington City Council met Tuesday night to talk about several things, including a possible new health insurance for City employees. Wed, 04/08/2015 - 2:56am
Topsail Beach leaders meet to discuss FEMA appeal
Topsail Beach town leaders met Wednesday night to talk about a push to appeal FEMA's recent flood rezoning. Thu, 02/12/2015 - 3:41am
Wilmington insurance agent charged with embezzlement
An investigation by state regulators landed a Wilmington insurance agent in jail. Mon, 02/02/2015 - 9:10pm
Home insurers appeal rejected rate increase
Insurance companies are not giving up on their quest to charge North Carolina homeowners more. Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:22pm
Insurance commissioner rejects industry request to raise homeowner’s rates
Homeowners in southeastern North Carolina should expect lower insurance rates starting next summer. It comes after North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin rejected the insurance industry's request to raise homeowner's insurance rates by an average of about 25 percent. Sat, 12/20/2014 - 4:51am
Regulators hear arguments in insurance rate hike
A 35% increase to homeowner's insurance -- that's what some coastal communities could face if proposed new insurance rates pass. Mon, 10/20/2014 - 7:47pm
Insurance commissioner ready for rate hike hearing next month
North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin was in town today for a town hall style meeting to let folks discuss issues with the state's housing market. We asked Goodwin about the upcoming hearing for the insurance industry's request to raise homeowner's rates in North Carolina an average of 25 percent and much more in many coastal communities. Mon, 09/22/2014 - 9:44pm
Hearing on proposed insurance rate increase delayed until October
A hearing scheduled for next month on the insurance industry's request to raise homeowners rates in North Carolina has been delayed until the fall. Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:24pm
NC Senate puts insurance requirement in moped bill
North Carolina senators are considering a bill to require moped drivers to have insurance for the vehicles. A Senate committee approved the bill Wednesday. Wed, 06/25/2014 - 8:09pm