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Contractors to reinforce dune to protect Ocracoke road

Contractors will soon be placing sandbags along a stretch of N.C. 12 on North Carolina's Outer Banks to protect the road from getting washed out again.

Barrier island freed of 9,000 truckloads of Dorian wreckage

In the five months since Hurricane Dorian battered North Carolina's Outer Banks, workers have hauled away more than 9,000 dump truck loads of debris from a single island, and they're still not done.

More than 120 sea turtles ‘stunned’ during North Carolina cold snap

Rapidly dipping ocean temperatures have been stunning sea turtles off North Carolina's Outer Banks, causing them to float to the surface of the chilly waters and wash ashore in critical condition.
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Cold-stunned sea turtles wash ashore on North Carolina coast

The National Park Service says more than 100 sea turtles stunned by recent cold temperatures have washed up on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

VIDEO: Light snow falls along parts of the Outer Banks

It's not something you see every day at the beaches in North Carolina, but light snow started falling Monday morning in the Outer Banks.

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon.

NC police give advice for staying on ‘Nice List’ with wanted poster

Kitty Hawk is getting into the holiday spirit with some advice for staying on the nice list and a wanted poster for one of Santa's helpers.

PHOTOS: Wild cows returned home after hurricane

 A trio of castaway wild cows have returned home after being found on North Carolina's Outer Banks, where they apparently washed up after swimming for miles to escape Hurricane Dorian 's storm surge.

Ocracoke Island reopens to visitors Dec. 2

North Carolina’s hurricane-ravaged Ocracoke Island will reopen to visitor early next month.

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