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‘A floodier future’: Scientists say records will be broken

The federal government is warning Americans to brace for a "floodier" future.

Founder of NC science panel resigns, cites political actions

The coastal and marine geologist who helped found a science panel to advise the state on coastal issues has resigned, saying political actions have rendered the once respected group ineffective.

Rising climate fears bring urgency to Paris meeting

The world’s biggest conference on climate change started today in Paris, with the pressure on leaders from over 150 countries to stem the most destructive effects of global warming.

Outer Banks seashores could lose $2 billion to rising seas

With scientists expecting the seas to rise about 3 feet over the next 100 to 150 years, a new study says the two national seashores on North Carolina's Outer Banks risk losing buildings and other National Park Service assets worth more than $2 billion.

Panel discusses possible 8 inch rise in sea level in NC

People worried about rising sea levels in North Carolina have found relief in a new forecast.

Report: Seas will rise along NC coast, under any scenario

A report from a science advisory panel says seas will rise along the North Carolina coast over the next 30 years. The only question is by how much.

NC scientists to issue 30-year sea level forecast

videoA North Carolina commission has decided to ask scientists to only make a 30-year prediction of how fast the ocean will rise off the state's coast.

Locals react to study that says sea levels on the rise

video Scientists say rising temperatures worldwide could soon lead to rising tides in and around the Port City. Residents are concerned and so are scientists. They say it could happen as early as 2030.

Study: Sea level rise could impact Wilmington in next few decades

video Rising temperatures worldwide could soon lead to rising tides in and around the Port City. A recent study by the National Academy of Sciences says sea level is on the rise and unless we change the way we do things today there may not be a way to stop it.

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Deputies identify 19-year-old man killed in Chadbourn shooting

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office has identified the man killed in a Chadbourn triple shooting.

NHCS: Threatening social media post prompted lockdown at three schools

Anderson Elementary, Murray Middle, and Ashley High schools were placed under a brief lockdown Friday morning.

New Hanover County reports record-high COVID-19 deaths in the past week

New Hanover County Public Health officials reported 37 deaths from COVID-19 over the past week, bringing the total number of county residents who have died from COVID-19 to 250.