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  • SELC sues to stop Mid-Currituck Bridge project
    The Southern Environmental Law Center, representing a coalition of plaintiffs, has announced that it filed suit on April 23 against the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration challenging their approval of the roughly $500 million…
  • What’s next for Soundside Event Site?
    Public meeting explores options for further developmentShould The Soundside Event Site in Nags Head include a convention center and hotel? A venue for hosting sporting events? Or a scenic boardwalk stroll along the sound?
  • Driver rescued from Currituck County canal
    U.S. Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Jeff Brundage of Currituck came to the rescue after a driver lost control of her vehicle and went into a canal along Poyners Road in Currituck County. Depth of the canal was about five…
  • Partnering with the parks
    Outer Banks Forever will support OBX’s national treasuresStarting this week, the Outer Banks’ three national parks have a new partner. Outer Banks Forever (OBF), a non-profit organization that had its official launch this week, will focus on expanding opportunities to…
  • Nags Head set for $43 million nourishment project
    Effort will replenish 11 miles of thinning beachAfter being put on hold for a year due to high costs, Nags Head’s $43 million beach nourishment project is set to begin at the end of this month and will pump 4…
  • Christmas Mouse to be rebuilt
    Cause of April 12 fire still unknownThe cause of a two-alarm fire that engulfed the Christmas Mouse shop on April 12 is still undetermined, but the owners of the popular Nags Head store have already begun making arrangements to open…
  • Dare law enforcement trains for the unthinkable
    "Please respond to 109 Veterans Drive, First Flight Middle School, for shots fired in the principal's office,” comes the message barking over Kill Devil Hills Police Department Criminal Investigations Captain John Towler’s radio.