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Hold on! 240-pound fish, age 100, caught in Detroit River

This fish probably has a few fish stories. A 240-pound sturgeon was caught last week in the Detroit River.

State OK’s larger allocation for recreational anglers in updated flounder plan

The North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission has approved to gradually equalize southern flounder allocations between the commercial and recreational fisheries.

‘Teacher of the Week’ hitting a high wave by engaging students in math

When Brandon Puhalski is not surfing or fishing outside, he stays busy with his other passion -- teaching elementary students about math.

Ocean Crest Pier reopens after months-long renovation project

The Ocean Crest Pier in Oak Island is ready for visitors again.

North Carolina explores tightening flounder restrictions for upcoming season

The North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries announced last week when the season will open for recreational flounder.

NOAA to allow more harvest of dogfish in coming year

Federal fishing regulators are considering letting commercial fishermen catch more of a species of shark in the coming year.

North Carolina announces 2021 recreational flounder season

The 2021 recreational flounder season will open Aug. 16 and close Sept. 30 for internal and ocean waters of the state.

Johnny Mercer’s Pier hosts 16th annual dogfishing tournament

Locals gathered at Wrightsville Beach Saturday for the 16th annual dogfishing tournament.

3 North Carolina catfish records were broken during pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has given some people more time to fish. And that may be why three catfish catfish records were broken last year in North Carolina.

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Governor Cooper appoints new general counsel

Fletcher replaces William McKinney, who served as the Governor’s Legal Counsel from January 2017 until July 2021 and has returned to private practice.

‘Christmas in Harmony’ filming next week

Even though it's the dog days of August, a new movie production is making the Cape Fear think about the yuletide season.

‘American Idol’ to hold virtual auditions for NC, SC on Friday

You must be a legal U.S. resident born on or between June 2, 1992 and September 15, 2006 to participate this season.

‘There are only so many beds’: COVID-19 surge hits hospitals

Florida hospitals slammed with COVID-19 patients are suspending elective surgeries and putting beds in conference rooms, an auditorium and a cafeteria.