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Video captures close-up humpback whale sighting near Southport

A group of boaters captured a whale-y neat sight near Bald Head Island earlier this week. 

Drifting whale off Myrtle Beach eaten by sharks

Last week, biologists found that the whale, who drifted up off the coast of Myrtle Beach, attracted two female white sharks with one being a 12-footer and the other a 15-footer.

Endangered right whale found dead off Myrtle Beach coast

Officials say a critically endangered North Atlantic right whale has been found dead off the coast of South Carolina.

VIDEO: Whale surfaces along Kure Beach coast

KURE BEACH, NC (WWAY) -- A rare moment was captured along our coast this weekend. Nikki Weimer was boating just north Kure Beach Pier when...

Humpback whale washes ashore on Outer Banks beach

A dead humpback whale has been found stranded on the North Carolina coast.

Plastic threatened endangered whale that washed onshore

UNCW's Marine Mammal Stranding Program jumped to action yesterday morning after reports of a 17 foot whale had washed onshore. After an investigation, experts just couldn't save it.

Locals, UNCW team try to rescue stranded whale on Masonboro Island

A UNCW team with the Marine Mammal Stranding Program eventually arrived to assess it according to WWAY staff near the area.

Dead whale had 115 plastic cups and 2 flip-flops in its stomach

A dead whale that washed ashore in eastern Indonesia had a large lump of plastic waste in its stomach, including drinking 115 plastic cups and two flip-flops, a park official said Tuesday.

Scientists discover new whale-dolphin species

Last year, a team of scientists spotted what they believed was a hybrid animal off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. A new report from Cascadia Research Collective confirms they did.

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This Wilmington brewery has beer made with pumpkin pies

It may not feel like Autumn outside just yet, but this new beer may have taste buds saying FALLelujah!

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.