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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
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Disaster Readiness Center to be set up in Carolina Beach on Wednesday

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey will visit a Disaster Readiness Center in Carolina Beach on Wednesday.

Several days after Bertha, SC marks hurricane prep week

South Carolina's hurricane preparedness week is getting ready to start and the state has already been hit by a tropical storm.

What to pack in an emergency kit

As Hurricane Dorian approaches the Carolina coast, the Cape Fear Chapter of the American Red Cross is urging residents to make preparations.

NWS to host hurricane preparedness forum in Holly Ridge

The National Weather Service office in Morehead City is holding community forums to make sure we are all prepared for the next major storm.

Fewer hurricane supplies flying off shelves

Since Friday, stores like Stevens Ace Hardware have not been selling as many hurricane supplies as they were earlier in the week.

Town of Wrightsville Beach preps for Irma

It's a little calmer over in Wrightsville Beach, but that doesn't mean things aren't happening behind the scenes.

Marina manager says boat owners “need to get a plan now” before Hurricane Irma

Boat owners at one marina in Southport are also making plans. Hank Whitley, the manager of Southport Marina said people who have boats need to get a plan now.

Getting people prepared for Hurricane Season

Living on the coast can be dangerous at times especially during Hurricane Season. Now that the season is officially underway the St. James community is doing its best to keep people informed and prepared.

Meet Ernie the ERV at the Cape Fear Preparedness & Safety Expo

When preparing for a hurricane or other bad weather it is important to think about your entire family. That includes your pets and your children, who may be confused and lost as you work toward an evacuation. Erv, a toy version of a Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle, will be at the Cape Fear Preparedness and Safety Expo today to help kids fell more comfortable. He will join volunteers will at the Coastline Convention Center to show parents what is important to remember for your kids and pets.

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