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NC DOT replacing traffic lights on U.S. 70 in Havelock Thursday

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The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be replacing traffic signal heads at the intersections of U.S. 70 andCatawba Road and U.S. 70 and Greenfield Heights Boulevard.The town of Havelock said DOT will start around 10 a.m. on Thursday. More>>

Farmers markets look into accepting food stamps Video included

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Farmers markets are popping up across the area as warmer weather arrives, including in Pitt County, aboard Camp Lejeune, and in New Bern. More>>

New Bern toddler receives lifesaving transplant Video included

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A New Bern toddler is getting a second chance at life after a lifesaving liver transplant. More>>

Pamlico County man arrested for sending inappropriate pictures to a child

Shawn Michael Messina Shawn Michael Messina
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Pamlico County Sherrif's deputies arrested a Reelsboro man on Friday for allegedly sending inappropriate photographs to a child under the age of 13 through social media. More>>

Police: Man steals woman's purse and takes off Video included

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The New Bern Police Department is investigating a Friday night robbery. More>>

Bike ride honors fallen New Bern officer

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A bike ride from Jacksonville to New Bern honored a fallen officer Thursday. More>>

Groups aim to combat child abuse Video included

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Child abuse affects hundreds of children in Eastern Carolina every year. More>>

West Craven Middle School science teacher named STEM Teacher of the Month

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9 On Your Side is proud to honor our March STEM Teacher of the Month. More>>

Motorcyclist killed during cancer benefit ride Video included

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A motorcyclist was killed during a Saturday morning benefit ride for cancer patients in Craven County. More>>

East's largest boat show this weekend

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One of the largest boat shows on the east coast between Annapolis, Maryland and Savannah, Georgia comes to the East. More>>

New Info: Former asst. basketball coach indicted on new charge Video included

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There are new details in the case of a former Taekwondo instructor accused of performing sex acts with two underage boys. More>>

Community reacts after shooting prompts school lockdown Video included

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The chairman of North Carolina's school safety task force and a parent are speaking out on the lockdown incident at D.H. Conley High School. More>>

Drop-out rate up in Craven County, school crime down

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High-school drop out rates rose slightly last year in Craven County, though the numbers was still below the state's average.  More>>

Croatan National Forest campground fees to rise

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The U.S. Forest Service is increasing fees for Croatan National Forest for the first time since 1998. More>>

New Bern firefighters fighting fat Video included

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Firefighters are known for their cooking expertise and high-calorie meals, but those meals and a resistance to fitness are causing a spike in overweight and obese firefighters. More>>

The brotherhood of law enforcement Video included

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For New Bern Police Chief Toussaint E. Summers, Jr., all of his police officers including fallen Officer Alexander Thalmann are represented by a thin blue line between two black bars. More>>

Troopers search for hit-and-run suspect

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North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers are searching for the driver in a suspected hit-and-run accident in Craven County.
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Walmart hiring about 150 for new Grantsboro store

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Walmart will hire about 150 associates this summer for a new store in Grantsboro. More>>

How does the Affordable Care Act affect you? Video included

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The Affordable Care Act is changing the way health care works in the country. It's also affecting individuals and providers. More>>

New Bern officer remembered in hometown Video included

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Wednesday night family and friends of the New Bern officer killed in the line of the duty over the weekend gathered in his hometown of Washington.Alexander Thalmann’s mother thanked the hundreds of people that came from acrosseastern North Carolinato honor his legacy. She spoke about her son’s love for the job. “I'm so happy that he was doing something he loved doing because so many people don't, and I want to thank you all for coming. thank you,” said Stacey Thalmann.Dezmond Ross was a child... More>>

New Bern Walmart Neighborhood Market moves closer to completion

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A new Walmart Neighborhood Market in New Bern, scheduled to open this spring, is moving closer to completion. More>>

Deputies say man attacks New Bern bail bondsman with machete

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Pamlico County deputies say a man attacked a New Bern bail bondsman with a machete early Saturday morning shortly after getting out of jail. More>>

Two Marines killed in Croatan National Forest identified

Skyler on right, Nick on left. Skyler on right, Nick on left.
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State troopers are trying to make sense of what led up to a car crash that killed two Camp Lejeune Marines in the Croatan National Forest. More>>

New Bern proposes upgrading city park

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Big upgrades could be coming to a park in New Bern. The city is proposing renovations to the park at 811 George Street. More>>

2014 Cherry Point Air Show back on

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Military officials say the 2014 Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Air Show is back on. More>>

Local Filipinos relieved friends, family spared from deadly typhoon

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As many as ten thousand people have died following a typhoon in the Philippines. Some people here in the East are counting their blessings that their family abroad was spared. More>>

New Bern artists leave hundreds of free art around town

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Folks in New Bern found a special surprise as they were walking around on Friday: random pieces of free art. More>>

Eastern North Carolina's Most Wanted: New Bern

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  The following individuals are wanted in New Bern. More>>

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    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:25:57 GMT
    A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
    A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
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    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:05:13 GMT
    Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
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    Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:54 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:54:57 GMT
    The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
    The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
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