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U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary plans Chartering of new Sea Scout Ship on Wrightsville Beach

The US Coast Guard will hold a chartering ceremony to welcome its newest Sea Scout ship on the south end of Wrightsville Beach on August 21.

Coast Guard: Search for missing helicopter suspended

The US Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing helicopter and the two men inside after a three-day search near Albemarle Sound.

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Diligence relocating by end of month

A familiar site on the Wilmington Riverfront is about to say 'goodbye.'

Coast Guard establishes temporary safety zone on section of Cape Fear River

The Coast Guard has established a temporary safety zone on a section of the Cape Fear River after a boat became submerged, blocking the channel, Thursday.

Trump touts July 4 military ‘salute;’ critics see politics

Under White House direction, the Pentagon was scrambling to arrange for an Air Force B-2 stealth bomber and other warplanes to conduct flyovers of the celebration on the National Mall. There will be Navy F-35 and F-18 fighter jets , the Navy Blue Angels aerial acrobatics team, Army and Coast Guard helicopters and Marine V-22 Ospreys.

Coast Guard offers expert advice if you’re caught in a rip current

According to the National Weather Service, in 2019 there have been seven rip current-related deaths in North Carolina and 28 nationwide.

U.S. Coast Guard urging watercraft operators to take boating safety class

From boats to other types of watercraft, lots of people will be hitting area waterways this summer and that's why the U.S. Coast Guard is offering boating safety classes to ensure they know what to do to protect themselves and others when out on the water.

US Coast Guard Officer in Charge steps down after over 30 years of service

After over 30 years of service, senior chief officer in charge Lane Marshburn will be stepping down, and Officer Jason Miller will be taking his place.

Coast Guard app offers helpful safety info for boaters

Memorial Day weekend is what the US Coast Guard calls the "kick off to boat season," and they want to make sure you know how to stay safe on the water.

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UNCW holds parking lot pep rally for NHRMC healthcare workers

The Novant parking lot filled with bubbles, pom poms, and support as UNCW nursing and health staff members surprised NHRMC medical staff with a pep rally.

Organizations to host Wilmington municipal candidate forum

The League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear, New Hanover County NAACP, and Cape Fear Housing Coalition are hosting a City of Wilmington Mayoral & Municipal Candidate Forum on Tuesday, September 28 at 6 p.m. via zoom. 

Pfizer booster shots available in New Hanover, Brunswick counties for eligible patients

Pfizer's COVID-19 booster shots are now available in New Hanover and Brunswick counties, days after receiving FDA approval.

Video game design studio opens up shop in downtown Wilmington

A game design company which develops software, game content, and gaming systems for lotteries and charitable gaming opened a new studio in Wilmington on Monday.