Labor Day
NC Highway Patrol says 10 killed in holiday traffic accidents
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:17am.

The NC Highway Patrol says 10 people died in traffic accidents during the Labor Day holiday weekend, fewer than the number in 2013.

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HAPPENING TODAY: Union, NAACP plan several Labor Day rallies across NC
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:38am.

Union and civil rights leaders are joining together for a series of rallies and news conferences across North Carolina on Labor Day. The #TalkUnion tour kicks off Monday morning in Raleigh.

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Heavy traffic beginning of Labor Day weekend
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:45pm.

videoThe last holiday weekend brought more traffic to the Port City.

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High tides could wash out some holiday plans at Freeman Park
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:44pm.

video High tides could wash out some Labor Day plans at one area beach. The Town of Carolina Beach says during high tides some parts of Freeman Park are completely impassable, as water comes all the way up to the sand dunes.

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Beach Business Booms at Oak Island
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 09/03/2012 - 4:38pm.

video Tourism dollars can make or break a business at the beach. One Oak Island man took a risk and opened a restaurant in the heart of the recession. Thanks to a busy summer, that risk paid off. He's not the only one seeing dollar signs.

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NC reports nearly 3K DWI citations over Labor Day
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/09/2011 - 1:22pm.

State and local police cited nearly 3,000 motorists across North Carolina for driving while impaired during a Labor Day-themed campaign.

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Labor Day laborers optimistic about working the holiday
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 4:17pm.

video Many of you are fortunate enough to not be working on this day all about celebrating work and the economic and social impacts of workers. However, there are still those who are stuck in the daily grind as usual.

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Dare County allowing residents to return to Hatteras Island in stages
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 8:04pm.

Dare County officials say residents of Hatteras Island will be able to return to their homes in stages during Labor Day weekend.

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AAA: NC, SC holiday travel to rise despite Irene
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 9:27am.

More people in North Carolina and South Carolina are expected to travel this Labor Day weekend compared to last year despite the impacts of Hurricane Irene on the coast.

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Beaches look for Labor Day bounce back
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 08/30/2011 - 3:55pm.

Hurricane Irene took a toll on beach businesses this past weekend, but many are hoping Labor Day weekend will make up for the loss.

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