3 weeks ago
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Necropsy reveals more about beached whale at Oak Island

The remains of the whale that washed ashore at Oak Island are now gone. The whale was euthanized and then a necropsy performed to figure out what was wrong with the whale.
A sperm whale beached along Oak Island's shoreline on Nov. 2, 2017. (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna)
3 weeks ago
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Whale euthanized after getting stranded close to shore at Oak Island

A whale that got stranded close to shore near East 22nd Street in Oak Island Thursday morning has been euthanized.
Whale spotted in Kure Beach
2 months ago
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VIDEO: Whale spotted feeding near shore in Kure Beach

A rare moment over the weekend as a whale was seen feeding close to shore along an area beach. A drone flew overhead to captured it all.
2 years ago
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Beachside necropsy performed on humpback whale

Marine biologists are working to determine what killed a juvenile humpback whale that washed ashore in Kure Beach.
FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Dead whale washes back onto Bald Head Island
5 years ago
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Dead whale washes back onto Bald Head Island

The Bald Head Island Conservancy says the beached whale that was pushed back into the ocean yesterday, washed back on shore dead this morning.
FIRST ON 3: BHI residents give beached whale fighting chance
5 years ago
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FIRST ON 3: BHI residents give beached whale fighting chance

Residents say a whale beached itself on the Eastern side of Bald Head Island Sunday morning.
FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Beached whale on Bald Head Island returned to ocean by residents; biologists say whale died
5 years ago
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Beached whale on Bald Head Island returned to ocean by residents; biologists say whale died

Residents say a whale beached itself on the Eastern side of the island. Crowds gathered around the stranded whale and realized the animal was still breathing.