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  • What the science tells us
    On the Outer Banks, a worrisome futureThere is a striking visualization of the planet earth published recently by NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center using color-coded satellite images to depict the regional level of rising seas between 1992 and 2015. Orange…
  • Highway closure in Frisco on Sunday
    A section of Highway 12 in Frisco will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 24 to replace two cross pipes under the road.
  • The jam-packed sprint to succeed Walter Jones
    Can anyone make sense of a 26-person Congressional race?
  • Is NC moving toward medical marijuana?
    Nags Head backs resolution, but odds are longIn January, the Nags Head Board of Commissioners approved a resolution throwing its support behind a movement to legalize the use of medicinal marijuana in the state. A month later, a bill was…
  • Dare Board paves the way for Recovery Court
    New program prioritizes drug treatment over prisonWith its March 18 approval of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between Dare County, 1st District Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Jerry Tillett and the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts (NCAOC), the…
  • A milestone for the Mid-Currituck Bridge
    But the possibility of litigation loomsA hotly debated project for decades and one that hit its share of road bumps came one step closer to reality last week after the Mid-Currituck Bridge project received a green light from the Federal…
  • Public Access to Bonner Bridge to be Closed Starting Next Week
    South end catwalks also closed during demolition process; new walkway to open in 2020