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NASCAR driver takes to the sea with Coast Guard

NASCAR Driver Alex Bowman made a pit stop at Wrightsville Beach Thursday to spend some time with the US Coast Guard.

Shipping company fined for discharging oily waste into ocean

A Japanese shipping company that delivered products to the Wilmington port will pay a million dollar fine for environmental pollution crimes.

TowBoat US waiting on tide to bring in sunken boat

The 48-foot boat that capsized about 15 miles east of the Cape Fear on Tuesday is still being towed to shore.

Coast Guard restores offshore radio communications along NC coast

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina reported a loss of radio communication capability Thursday.

Coast Guard rescues boaters along Intracoastal Waterway

The US Coast Guard Station Oak Island rescued boaters who were in the water after an accident along the Intracoastal Waterway.

Coast Guard helps stranded kayaker near Wrightsville Beach

The Coast Guard assisted a kayaker stranded near Wrightsville Beach this morning.

Coast Guard urges extreme caution to mariners due to Hurricane Irma

The U.S. Coast Guard is urging mariners to use extreme caution if they must venture off the North Carolina coast Saturday due to weather offset by Hurricane Irma.

Coast Guard searching for missing fishermen near Oak Island

The Coast Guard is searching for missing boaters in Oak Island.

Prospective boaters learn all about safety in Wrightsville Beach

Class was in session on Saturday in Wrightsville Beach, but not for math or science. Boating safety was the topic of conversation.

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Kure Beach council passes ordinance opposing wind energy leases within 24 miles of shoreline

The first year of paid parking wrapped up in the Town of Kure Beach and the council is reporting how much was made and taking a stand against wind energy too close to its shoreline.

Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.