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Interior Department announces next steps for proposed offshore wind energy project

This project, if approved, would be the first to operate off North Carolina's shore and has the potential to provide considerable economic benefits to the region during construction and throughout the project's lifetime.

Lawsuit filed over Trump plans for offshore drilling tests

Environmental groups on Tuesday sued the Trump administration over offshore drilling tests, launching a legal fight against a proposal that has drawn bipartisan opposition along the Atlantic Coast.

Gov. Cooper talks offshore drilling with Trump official

The Democratic governor says residents of North Carolina need to make their opposition clear to the federal government.

Cooper expected to discuss offshore drilling during Wrightsville Beach visit

Gov. Roy Cooper is bringing is fight against off shore drilling to our area next week.

Brunswick Co. Commission rescinds resolution supporting offshore drilling

In a surprise move, Brunswick County commissioners tonight voted to reverse course and rescind a resolution that supported offshore drilling.

South Carolina governor wants offshore drilling exemption

South Carolina's governor said Wednesday he is seeking an exemption from the Trump administration's expansion of offshore drilling, a move that will test the relationship between the president and one of his earliest supporters.

Trump moves to vastly expand offshore drilling off US coasts

The Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans with a plan that would open up federal waters off the California coast for the first time in more than three decades.

Cooper on offshore drilling: ‘Not in our state’

Gov. Roy Cooper laid out firm opposition to offshore drilling on Thursday.

Trump admin proposes seismic surveys for Atlantic drilling

The Trump administration is seeking public comment on a plan to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations deep underneath the Atlantic Ocean floor.

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Tropical Storm Odette forms off mid-Atlantic coast

Tropical Storm Odette has formed off the mid-Atlantic coast and is expected to weaken Saturday night as it approaches eastern Canada.

Local furniture maker preserves historic Clemson tree as a table

A piece of Clemson football history could be returning home, all thanks to a Wilmington furniture maker.