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Oak Island set to reopen on Friday, some residents and workers concerned

In the latest amendment to the town's state of emergency, Oak Island will remove the checkpoints and curfew no later than 6AM on Friday and short term rentals may resume at noon on the same day.

OKI residents can move sand caused by storm with CAMA permit

The Town of Oak Island says sand-moving activities are now allowed in all areas of the island with a CAMA permit.

Flattened dunes leave Oak Island vulnerable for remaining hurricane season

Oak Island was one of the hardest hit areas by Hurricane Isaias nearly two weeks ago. According to the town, the storm flattened almost 80 percent of the ocean front dunes on the island. 

Volunteers work together to clean up Oak Island

It's been more than a week since Hurricane Isaias made landfall in North Carolina, and Oak Island is still picking up the pieces.

OKI Strong shirts raise money for water rescue team

The water rescue station in Oak Island sustained quite a bit of damage from Hurricane Isaias.

Ocean Crest Motel works to repair $500K in damages after Hurricane Isaias

The oceanfront Ocean Crest Motel in Oak Island has had a tough couple of years.

Hurricane rocks coastal Brunswick County town, governor says help is coming

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper paid a visit to the Town of Oak Island on Thursday to thank first responders and survey the damage.

Dozens of turtle nests survive Isaias, at least a dozen did not

Area turtle protection organizations are reporting some turtle nests survived Hurricane Isaias and some did not.

Gov. Cooper to survey storm damage in Brunswick County on Thursday

Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to be in the Cape Fear on Thursday to survey damage left behind from Hurricane Isaias.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .