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Paddle NC sees spike in customers as business resumes

Memorial Day weekend brought warm weather and three days off bringing people out of their home. It turned into a much needed spike in revenue for local water sport businesses.

Seen more dragonflies lately? This may be why!

If you've seen more dragonflies around lately, you're not alone and the reason for the increase may surprise you.

Carolina Beach State Park holds carnivorous plant hikes through October

Each hike gives about 30 participants the opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of different plants and wildlife.

Investigating the Carolina coast’s native plant: Venus flytrap

It's a stiff fine that had some people scratching their heads. A Bolivia man being held under a $750,000 bond. His alleged crime was poaching dozens of Venus flytraps.

Controlled burn at Carolina Beach State Park

A burn will close some trails at the Carolina Beach State Park today.

Crane delivery anchors boats along Cape Fear River

For several hours Thursday, the Cape Fear River will be off limits to boaters. Two huge cranes are being delivered to the Port of Wilmington.

Fishing and oyster reef habitat being enhanced in the Cape Fear River

Construction recently began on an artificial reef meant to enhance recreational fishing and create oyster reef habitat near Carolina Beach State Park.

Prescribed burn at Carolina Beach State Park Wednesday

If you see smoke on Pleasure Island today, don't be alarmed. A controlled burn is scheduled at Carolina Beach State Park, closing some areas in the park.

Bike ride to honor cyclist killed by impaired driver

One of Daniel Fetner's favorite places to ride was Carolina Beach State Park, so members of the community gathered there for a casual ride on Saturday afternoon.

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Person falls off Oak Island Pier, clings to piling until rescued

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

‘Negative, uncivil’: Voters react to chaotic first 2020 presidential debate

People around the nation and right here in the Cape Fear are still digesting the fiery debate Tuesday night between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

Common mistakes to avoid when voting absentee

Nearly 20,000 absentee ballots requested and almost 7,500 ballots returned and approved in Brunswick County with two weeks away from the beginning of early voting.

Carolina Beach requests permit to bring back wheelchair-friendly mats

The Town of Carolina Beach and a local organization are both still pushing to bring back wheelchair-accessible beach mats.