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Water advisory lifted in Beaufort; still in effect at Atlantic Beach


A swimming advisory has been lifted for Taylor's Creek in Beaufort.The advisory was put in place Wednesday by the N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program after water testing showed bacteria levels were high in the area. More>>

Swim warnings at public beach points in Atlantic Beach Video included

Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach. Swim warnings issued at two public beach access points in Atlantic Beach.

The N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program issues warnings for two beach access points in Atlantic Beach. More>>

Law enforcement try to curb violent crime in the East Video included


According to SBI statistics, violent crime affects communities throughout the East. More>>

Carteret Co. Sheriff elected president of NC Sheriffs’ Association Video included


An area sheriff is now the president of the North Carolina Sheriffs' Association. More>>

State Coastal Resources Commission to meet in Beaufort Video included


The State Coastal Resources Commission is scheduled to meet in Beaufort on Wednesday, July 30. More>>

General Store crash leads to heroin arrest in Beaufort Video included


Beaufort Police have arrested a man who crashed into the front of a store, with heroin in his possession. More>>

Researchers looking into beach rip currents Video included


About 100 people in the U.S. drown each year because of rip currents, and around 80 percent of swimmers who have to be rescued in the ocean are caught in them.

Newport parents jailed on child abuse charges


Two Newport parents are behind bars, accused of child abuse. More>>

Emerald Isle Police Department Hosts: "Coffee with a cop"

Emerald Isle Police Department Hosts: "Coffee with a cop" Video included


Police in Emerald Isle offer a chance to meet with local officers and discuss community issues


The changing dangers of cyber security Video included


Laptops and cell phones are something many can't go a day without using. More>>

Missing teen located in Bayboro


The Craven County Sheriff’s Office says they've found a missing juvenile.  More>>

Carteret couple charged after stabbing each other during fight

Stephanie and Edward Feist Stephanie and Edward Feist

A Carteret County couple is facing charges after deputies say the two stabbed each other during a fight. More>>

Sharks in the sound: researchers study aims to ease fears Video included


Millions of people enjoy North Carolina waters every year. But few of those people stop to think what they may be swimming in. More>>

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Atlantic Beach


The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year-old woman Sunday about 14 miles southwest of Atlantic Beach. More>>

Newport man jailed for sex offense


A Newport man is accused of statutory rape. More>>

Beaufort holding Historic Road Race


The Town of Beaufort is holding its 35th Annual Historic Road Race on Saturday. More>>

Report outlines risk, impact of storms on NC coastal properties Video included


The Outer Banks and Crystal Coast were pretty much spared from the worst of Arthur. However, a report released in July shows the risk and impact of a significant storm. More>>

Spinal injuries at the beach: how lifeguards train to treat them Video included


The beach is a popular destination for people trying to escape the summer heat. More>>

Some NC areas reopening after Arthur leaves Video included

The location for the Emerald Isle fireworks celebration. The location for the Emerald Isle fireworks celebration.

Officials in some coastal communities and counties in North Carolina are reporting few problems after Hurricane Arthur passed through the state. More>>

DA: No charges to be filed in fatal accident with military vehicle Video included


No charges will be filed in an April accident with a military vehicle which claimed the life of a driver in Newport. More>>

Parents of Emerald Isle skateboarder, hospital reach settlement Video included


A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between a local hospital and the family of a teen who died in a skateboarding accident. More>>

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