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Four people unaccounted for after early morning structure fire in Buxton

According to Dare County Emergency Management, four individuals remain unaccounted for after a large structure fire broke out early Friday morning at 46110 Cape Hatteras Lane in Buxton. Volunteer fire departments from Buxton, Hatteras and Frisco responded shortly after 4 a.m. when a caller reported that flames were visible at the structure, according to the […]
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Coastland Times | Waves, NC

Waves marsh fire started by fireworks

In Waves, a marsh fire erupted early Sunday morning. Karen Lebing woke up and saw “a huge swath of marsh on fire.” Paged out at 12:30 a.m., Chicamacomico Banks Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, which has stations in Rodanthe and Salvo on Hatteras Island, responded with 10 firefighters. Chicamacomico Banks Fire Chief Mike Daugherty said […]
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Coastland Times | Hatteras Island | On the Water

Oregon Inlet ocean bar hampers transit

“We’ve had a lot of complaints,” said Jim Tobin, chairman of the Oregon Inlet Task Force. Shoaling at the Oregon Inlet ocean bar has reduced depth to five to seven feet according to the most recent survey conducted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Oregon Inlet Task Force, at its regular monthly meeting […]
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Cape Hatteras | Coastland Times | Hatteras Island | Hyde County | Ocracoke

Storm recovery projects set for Cape Hatteras National Seashore on both Ocracoke and Hatteras islands

Several storm recovery projects have been announced for the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Ocracoke Boat Slip Utility Pedestal Replacement On Oct. 13, Achuti LLC, of Raleigh, will begin a project to install 15 new utility pedestals and utility lines at CHNS’s Silver Lake boat slips on Ocracoke Island. Electrical systems inside the pedestals were damaged […]
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