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Local beach towns: Where you can go and what you can do

If you plan on heading out to the beach this weekend, where can you go and what can you do?

Wilmington-area mayors extend certain restrictions as county order expires

Now that the additional restrictions in New Hanover County have expired, the mayors of Wilmington and the county's three beach towns are extending certain restrictions.

Rip currents keep lifeguards busy on Memorial Day

High temperatures packed beaches this Memorial Day, and rip currents kept lifeguards busy.

Lawmakers propose tax for beach nourishment

If you are a tourist or a resident in Brunswick County headed to a restaurant for a meal, you could soon pay 10 cents for every $20 bill.

Florence runoff taints area waters, experts warn to stay out

Waters off much of the North Carolina coast are no longer safe for swimming or even wading due to Hurricane Florence runoff, according to a warning posted by the North Carolina Coastal Federation.

No North Carolina beach towns make it on 2018 list

The website Wallethub recently released their list of 2018's Best Beach Towns to live in. So, out of a list of more than 160, how many from North Carolina made the list?

Wrightsville Beach renourishment project done ahead of schedule

When visitors arrive at Wrightsville Beach this holiday weekend they'll find the beach renourished ahead of schedule.

Voting ends Monday for Best NC Beach; 8 area strands in running

You only have a few more days to cast votes for North Carolina's best beach.

Rouzer appointed to House Natural Resources Committee

There's little doubt natural resources are an important aspect of life and economics in southeastern North Carolina. Now our representative in the US House will have a direct impact on them.

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Darth Vader actor from original Star Wars trilogy, Dave Prowse, dies at 85

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