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Cape Fear River lock and dam closing to aid spawning fish

The US Army Corps of Engineers Cape Fear River Lock and Dam 1 facility will be closed through mid-November to help fish migrating upstream to spawn. 

Closure scheduled on Neils Eddy Road in Riegelwood for pipeline crossing

Part of Neils Eddy Road in Riegelwood near the Brunswick County/Columbus County line will be temporarily closed next week while crews complete a pipeline crossing for the Kings Bluff Raw Water Transmission Main project.

Stolen, submerged construction equipment under investigation

Officers spent more than 12 hours pulling stolen construction equipment out of the Cape Fear River Wednesday.

Bladen County bridge construction requires traffic pattern change

The U.S. 701 bridge spanning the Cape Fear River will temporarily operate in a one-lane pattern this month, so workers can safely put down more pavement needed for the construction of the new bridge.

Body of missing boater found in North Carolina river

Searchers have found the body of a man who disappeared beneath the surface of a North Carolina river while he was in a small boat which authorities say was pulled into an undercurrent.

Law enforcement warns of wildlife possibly lurking in floodwaters

The Horry County Police Department came across a slithery creature while recently patrolling flooded neighborhoods.

CFPUA: Chemours failing to meet obligations to reduce PFAS loading in Cape Fear River

CFPUA has expressed concerns to state regulators “about the apparent ineffectiveness of measures Chemours has taken so far to reduce the mass loading of its PFAS into the Cape Fear River.”

WATCH: Pod of dolphins swims next to boat while father, son cruise on Cape Fear River

A normal boat ride for a local father and son turned exciting with the help of some special marine animals.

Army Corps of Engineers could soon dredge near Wilmington port year-round

Harbors at North Carolina's Ports, including Wilmington, may now be maintained year-round under a new agreement between the state and the US Army Corps of Engineers. 

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