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Outer Banks weighs Sandy’s flooding, wave damage

People on North Carolina's Outer Banks are bracing for more flooding and damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

Currituck County wants to limit horse visits

Officials in Currituck County are considering reducing the number of trips allowed to watch the wild horses on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Pennsylvania man dies while swimming in NC

A Pennsylvania man has died while swimming in the Atlantic Ocean in North Carolina.

Irene’s legacy on NC Outer Banks remains with road

A year after Hurricane Irene and the storm's only visual remnant on the road linking most of North Carolina's Outer Banks to the mainland is a prefab bridge crossing a breach scoured between Pamlico Sound and the Atlantic.

Land donated for proposed NC hiking trail

About 500 miles of the planned 1,000-mile trail are complete. Plans call for the hiking trail to stretch from Clingmans Dome in the Great Smoky Mountains to Jockey's Ridge on the Outer Banks.

NC 12 in Outer Banks to reopen tonight

The road that links the mainland to Hatteras Island is ready to reopen, more than a month after damage from Hurricane Irene blocked land access to that portion of the Outer Banks.

NC beach sees unusual jump in stingray strikes

Ocean rescue workers along one Outer Banks beach say swimmers have suffered an unusual number of injuries from stingrays that lurk in the sand below their feet.

NC asks judge to toss lawsuit on Bonner Bridge

The state Department of Transportation is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit over the current plan to replace the deteriorating bridge connecting Hatteras Island to the rest of North Carolina's Outer Banks.

Dare issues mandatory evacuation for all residents

Dare County officials have ordered all residents to move inland beginning at 8 a.m. Friday as Hurricane Irene approaches.

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