Rodanthe Pier Opens for the 2020 Season with a New Ramp, and Same Great Fishing Conditions

Stir-crazy residents were treated to a new outlet for outdoor activity while maintaining social distance guidelines last week when the Rodanthe Fishing Pier opened to the public on Saturday, April 25, for the 2020 season. Folks who remember the post-Dorian damage will also notice some changes at the pier, thanks to the recent addition of […]

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Upgrades in Progress at Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative’s Frisco Substation

A series of upgrades are steadily progressing at the Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative’s (CHEC) Frisco Substation, thanks to hard work and a collaboration with contractor Lee Electrical Construction. Though the contractor is based out of Aberdeen, N.C., crew members have been staying on Hatteras Island since early March to complete the sweep of upgrades that […]

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Outer Banks Visitors Bureau officially opens Summer of Glove on the OBX

The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau sent out an email this morning to local businesses and media unveiling the new Summer of Glove campaign and message, “Be Safe. Be Smart. Have Fun.” The campaign is intended to encourage the continuation of safe practices, like wearing masks, social distancing and having good hygiene throughout the summer season and the […]

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Pandemic Relief Legislation Unanimously Approved by North Carolina General Assembly

The North Carolina General Assembly unanimously passed two Covid-19 response packages on Saturday, approving over $1.5 billion of funding relief for critical needs and extensive policy measures to help local communities address the crisis as the state safely reopens its economy. View on The compromise spending plan is a significant investment laying the groundwork […]

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New Hatteras Island Business Association Launches “Welcome” Ribbon Campaign

  As non-resident homeowners arrive on Hatteras Island this week, they will be greeted to a more colorful and welcoming landscape, thanks to the newly launched Hatteras Island Business Association. Created just days ago on April 29, 2020, the brand new organization was formed in an effort to generate a more positive message for homeowners […]

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