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Device to be tested in NC could save rare sharks

A fisherman on the North Carolina coast will test a device next summer that could help save rare sharks.

Peer fishing festival helps unite, heal veterans

Operation North State and other organizations gave veterans the opportunity to fish all day surrounded by friends and family.

Nearly 500 anglers in US Open King Mackerel Tournament

Hundreds of fishermen from all over the country are in Southport this weekend hoping to take home a first place title and thousands of dollars.

41st annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament kicks-off

The 41st annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament will get underway on Friday morning in Southport. 

US Open King Mackerel Tournament kicks off Thursday in Southport

Coastal Carolina's premiere fishing tournament kicks off Thursday in Southport.

Recreational fishing for Southern flounder closed until 2020

A new management plan aiming to replenish the population of Southern flounder in North Carolina prompted the state earlier this month to close the 2019 fishing season for recreational and charter fishing and shorten the commercial season.

NC southern flounder season comes to close next week

The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission says that recreational and commercial southern flounder fishing will close on September 4. 

Shellfish Aquaculture Act expected to boost economy

The North Carolina Federation says shellfish farmers are in store for a business boom. Last week, Governor Roy Cooper signed a bill that could grow the industry into a $100 million enterprise by 2030. 

North Carolina’s freshwater fish record falls after 36 years

North Carolina's decades-old freshwater fish record has fallen.

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