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Three kayakers call for help after getting stranded near Oak Island

Three kayakers are okay after they got stranded near Oak Island and called emergency responders for help Friday afternoon.

Man rescued from ocean at Oak Island Pier

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

Teen rescued from near drowning visits with OKI first responders

A North Carolina boy is lucky to be alive after nearly drowning while vacationing in Oak Island over Labor Day weekend. Thanks to the quick response by Good samaritans and first responders he is okay.

Good samaritans save teen from near drowning at Oak Island

A Winston-Salem teen is lucky to be alive after he nearly drowned at a Brunswick County beach over Labor Day Weekend.

OKI Water Rescue searches ocean for potential debris, missing cars after Isaias

Three weeks after Isaias, people in Oak Island are still cleaning up the shuffle.  Debris, furniture and even cars are among the mess. The Water Rescue Team is now trying to make sure none of it is stuck in the ocean. 

Good Samaritan uses boogie board to save man from rip current in Oak Island

A Georgia man is out of the hospital after being caught in a rip current in Oak Island. Tuesday, the good Samaritan who saved his life is speaking out.

Dorian could create dangerous water conditions along the coast

Across the Cape Fear, we're tracking Dorian and looking at how it may affect us. Friday, Brunswick County community is watching and waiting to see what Dorian will do as it continues to barrel in the Atlantic. 

Keep it knee deep or less, if you’re not an experienced swimmer

High rip current risk at all Brunswick County beaches, Tuesday, and Oak Island is keeping an active radar for accidents after two water rescues this past week. 

Caught on Camera: Alligator on Oak Island beach

Alligators can show up nearly anywhere in the Cape Fear, but it's not often they are found on the beach. Mary Lewis Scoville says she was near the Oak Island Pier around 10:30 Thursday morning when she saw the alligator on the beach.

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Days after the season ends, four UNCW Men’s Basketball players enter the transfer portal

It was an interesting Monday afternoon if you're a UNCW Men's Basketball fan. Just days after the season ended four Seahawk players announced they were putting their names into the NCAA Transfer Portal. 

MEC releases All-Conference Basketball Awards

High School basketball teams across the Cape Fear have wrapped up their seasons. The Mideastern Conference released their all-conference teams and awards late last weeks. 

Several, mostly juveniles, arrested in connection to two recent Wilmington shootings

City and county law enforcement leaders have released more details surrounding two recent shooting.

North Carolina Azalea Festival announces 2021 Queen

The North Carolina Azalea Festival announced the 74th Queen Azalea, the Azalea Festival Princess, and Invited Guests of the 2021 Azalea Festival on Monday.