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‘Operation Dry Water’ aims to keep waterways safe over 4th of July weekend

The mission of the nationally coordinated effort is to promote sobriety while boating and educate boaters about the dangers of boating while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Coyotes on the prowl searching for new places to live

Coyotes yip, howl and bark, and there's a good reason why you may see or hear more of them right now.

‘Share the Shore’ with beach-nesting birds this season

Before hitting the beach this summer, wildlife experts say visitors should remember to “share the shore” with beach-nesting birds, giving them, their eggs and chicks a wide berth.

Sea turtles rehabilitated at NC aquarium to be released

A dozen rehabilitated sea turtles will be released from the care of the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher on Thursday.

NC Wildlife Commission reports 35 boating-related deaths in 2018

In response to a stark increase in boating-related fatalities in 2018, the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission urges all everyone to practice safe habits while on the water this summer.

Fisheries ask public to report cold stunned trout

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries wants to remind the public to report any cold stunned spotted seatrout they may see in North Carolina coastal waters.

Report shows you are seeing, hearing more coyotes in North Carolina

Data collected by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission about human-coyote interactions in 2017 suggest North Carolinians may expect to see and hear coyotes especially in October and November.

Beach renourishment project could cause problems for sea turtle nesting

With turtle nesting season officially underway, Oak Island will be doing things a bit differently this year.

Want to alligator hunt? Time to submit application has been extended

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has extended the application period by one month for permitted American alligator hunts for this year's season.

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Clean Eatz hosts its annual national convention in Wrightsville Beach

Today, one Wilmington based business, that has grown to have franchises across the country, wrapped up its annual convention in Wrightsville Beach.

Local church in Wilmington helps feed the homeless population through its lunch bag program

One local church in Wilmington is continuing to serve the homeless population through its lunch bag program, after seeing an increased need during the pandemic

NHCS holds a job fair to fill a number of openings within the school system

New Hanover County Schools currently has numerous openings around the area, and held a job fair this weekend in an attempt to fill those roles. 

Dozens of volunteers spend the morning planting a community garden at Greenfield Lake

Dozens of volunteers turned out Saturday to plant a community garden of leafy greens and root vegetables at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington.