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Fair Bluff still struggling 3 years after Hurricane Matthew

Tuesday marks three years since Hurricane Matthew. More than $1 billion in state and federal money has been spent on recovery, but many are still struggling.

October marks 25th anniversary of Cape Fear’s upgraded weather radar

This month marks the 25th anniversary of our current weather radar.

Governor Cooper joins Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity at home repair celebration

Nearly a year ago, Hurricane Florence struck the Carolinas taking a hard hit to Pender County, but some families were still repairing from Hurricane Matthew. 

Brunswick County Disaster Information Session held for hurricane victims

Dozens came out Monday night in Brunswick County to learn more about how to get help with hurricanes.

Tillis announces bill to speed up Hurricane Matthew Assistance

Senator Thom Tillis is addressing the problem of slow distribution of federal assistance following natural disasters. Today he announced he would be introducing a bill in the U.S. Senate to help with it.
Hurricane Matthew Fair Bluff Flooding

More scrutiny on hurricane recovery from NC Republicans

North Carolina Republican lawmakers in Raleigh and Washington say they're seeking more answers about why long-term federal hurricane recovery funds are inching out for housing repairs or reimbursements.

Oak Island releases after-action report on Hurricane Florence

Nearly a year ago, Hurricane Florence came ashore bringing strong winds, storm surge, and excessive rain. The storm caused a lot of damage in our area.

Gov. Cooper tours Fair Bluff Fire Station, talks hurricane recovery

Nearly three years after Hurricane Matthew devastated Fair Bluff, and nearly a year after Florence made things even worse, Governor Roy Cooper came to speak with leaders about recovery.

Cutting down on some, but not all flooding in Whiteville

After flooding during hurricanes Matthew and Florence, the City of Whiteville is taking steps to improve its storm-water drainage system. But just how effective are the improvements?

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