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.
Laptops and cell phones are something many can't go a day without using. More>>
The Dare County Sheriff's office is warning the public about a new scamming strategy using caller ID spoofing technology More>>
The Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry route and terminals will be part of security exercise drills.
Mechanical problems are plaguing the Ocracoke-Hatteras ferry runs. More>>
North Carolina road workers are warning that traffic could be slowed this week on a key Outer Banks highway as work begins in earnest to repair damage caused by Hurricane Arthur. More>>
People in the east may want to make plans to stay up late Saturday night, as the Super Moon makes its way back into the skies.
Motorists using the southern portion of N.C. Highway 12 next week will encounter N.C. Department of Transportation crews doing work in the wake of Hurricane Arthur.
Transportation crews are starting work on the Bonner Bridge Monday. More>>
Transportation officials say the Bayview-Aurora ferry run is shutting down for the upcoming weekend for repairs.
The state issues an alert for swimmers to avoid Jockey’s Ridge in Nags Head. More>>
The Ferry Division of the N.C. Department of Transportation says the channel used for the Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry is still unsafe, meaning the run will continue to use the alternate route. More>>
Storm debris removal in Dare County is now scheduled for pick up starting Monday, July 14, 2014. More>>
North Carolina's ferry service is up to full speed again. More>>
Officials in some coastal communities and counties in North Carolina are reporting few problems after Hurricane Arthur passed through the state. More>>
An EF2 tornado tracked across several counties in the east Monday afternoon, destroying homes and damaging others. More>>