Police release name of man hospitalized after water rescue in Emerald Isle

One of four swimmers pulled from rough waters at an Emerald Isle beach on Sunday remains in critical condition
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Watchdog report: North Carolina hurricane funds delayed

A North Carolina government watchdog agency says administrative mistakes and a lack of expertise caused delays in the state's distribution of certain federal long-term recovery funds following Hurricane Matthew.

States turn to drones to predict avalanches, spot wildlife

In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In North Carolina, they're searching for the nests of endangered birds. In Kansas, they could soon be identifying sick cows through heat signatures.

Cape Fear Regional Jetport receives funding for development project

In its May meeting, the state Board of Transportation approved state and federal grants for projects to bolster the economy and improve safety at nine North Carolina airports.

Honda jet division expanding North Carolina production space

Honda's jet division is expanding its headquarters in North Carolina.

Ocracoke Express passenger ferry service launches May 20

NCDOT's Ferry Division announced today that after two free preview days on May 20-21, the passenger ferry service will run seven days a week from May 22 through Sept. 5.

NC hires 10 new driver license examiners to improve service

DMV says it's hiring more examiners to try to improve customer service, along with express lines and dedicated road test teams.

Swimmers pulled from water at Emerald Isle beach, one in critical condition

Emerald Isle Fire says four swimmers were pulled from the rough waters at an Emerald Isle beach on Sunday

Raleigh police officer shoots armed man after medical call

Police say the first officer to arrive was gathering information in the parking lot, a man approached him with a gun in his hand. The officer took cover behind a patrol vehicle and ordered the man to drop the gun.

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