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Water conservation urged for Memorial Day throughout Brunswick County

Water customers throughout Brunswick County are urged to conserve water this Memorial Day.

AP-NORC Poll: Disasters influence thinking on climate change

When it comes to their views on climate change, Americans are looking at natural disasters and their local weather, according to a new poll.

US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.

North Carolina either abnormally dry or in moderate drought

The latest report on drought conditions in North Carolina shows two-thirds of the state is either in moderate drought or is abnormally dry.

Winter Outlook: What forecasters predict for upcoming season

Forecasters at NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center released the U.S. Winter Outlook Thursday.

Near record amount of April showers drench US last month

That whole April showers thing went a bit overboard last month in the United States.

Brown water, beaver battle among early signs of water woes

Beaver dams have been demolished, burbling fountains silenced, and the drinking water in one southern town has taken on the light brownish color of sweet tea.

Scientists warn of deluges, droughts in Carolinas

Experts warn the Carolinas will face droughts and deluges in coming years.

August rainfall helps, but problems persist in western NC

While August rainfall has eased drought conditions in western North Carolina, hot and dry weather has already taken its toll on agriculture and could linger into fall.

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Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon. 

CCMF granted special event permit by Myrtle Beach City Council

The Myrtle Beach City Council met on Tuesday and granted Carolina Country Music Festival organizers a special event permit for the four-day music festival.

UNCW, NHRMC stop administering J & J vaccine due to reaction concerns

UNCW has paused its vaccination clinic, while NHRMC will offer Pfizer or Moderna instead. New Hanover County Public Health's clinics are not impacted.