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Hunting temporarily restricted on portion of Bladen Lakes State Forest

A portion of the game lands at Bladen Lakes State Forest is now off limits to hunting.

Should Sunday hunting be allowed on North Carolina game lands?

Do you think you should be able to hunt on Sundays? The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission is looking to get your opinion on opening 61 select game lands across the state.

Lake Waccamaw ends the hunt for alligator permits

Don't expect to be able to alligator hunt in Lake Waccamaw. The board of commissioners voted 3-1 against the idea.

NC gets $31 million for conservation, outdoor recreation projects

Outdoorsmen in North Carolina are benefiting on some of the taxes they may for their gear.

Hunting pastor mistaken for coyote shot, killed; Man charged

A North Carolina pastor out hunting was killed when authorities say another hunter mistook him for a coyote.

Disputed duck blind: NC wildlife official gets hit in the head during attack

Authorities say a man assaulted a cousin of Gov. Roy Cooper and a North Carolina wildlife official, ranted at them with slurs and threats and accused them of hunting in his duck blind.

Trump reverses ban on importing elephants killed as trophies

The Trump administration said it will allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport, contending that encouraging wealthy big-game hunters to kill them will aid the vulnerable species.

Bladen Co. deputies find overdue hunter, used tracking training

Bladen County deputies recently used skills learned in a man tracking course they attended last year to locate an overdue hunter in a densely wooded area.

Could alligator hunting become legal in North Carolina?

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission board approved the N.C. Alligator Management Plan at its business meeting in Raleigh.

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Deputies identify 19-year-old man killed in Chadbourn shooting

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office has identified the man killed in a Chadbourn triple shooting.

NHCS: Threatening social media post prompted lockdown at three schools

Anderson Elementary, Murray Middle, and Ashley High schools were placed under a brief lockdown Friday morning.

New Hanover County reports record-high COVID-19 deaths in the past week

New Hanover County Public Health officials reported 37 deaths from COVID-19 over the past week, bringing the total number of county residents who have died from COVID-19 to 250.

Road closed for pipe work in Duplin County

The N.C. Department of Transportation is scheduled to close a section of Durwood Evans Road in Duplin County for maintenance next week.