2021 Commercial Use Authorization applications open for CHNS, FRNHS, and WNM

The National Park Service is pleased to announce that the 2021 Commercial Use Authorization (CUA) application process for Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, and Wright Brothers National Memorial is now open. Authorized services include: Beach Equipment Services (Cape Hatteras) Beach Fire Services (Cape Hatteras) Guided Fishing Services (Cape Hatteras & Fort […]

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Federation Announces 2020 Gift Options

The nonprofit North Carolina Coastal Federation is offering holiday gift ideas that support coastal conservation and the continued daily coverage of the North Carolina coast that Coastal Review Online provides. Amid heightened concerns about pandemic, the federation has announced new ways to support its work through gift giving, including gift memberships and three “adoption” programs. […]

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33.5% of all Dare County COVID-19 cases occurred in November, per Tuesday update

Dare County released the following COVID-19 update for Tuesday, December 1, which details the county’s most recent active cases, testing efforts, and additional community information. Dare County COVID-19 Case Update The total COVID-19 positive case count in Dare County is 1,067, of which there are 77 active cases among residents of Dare County. Of the 1,067 […]

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Carl Wendell Vestal

January 7, 1961 – November 29, 2020 MANTEO — Carl Wendell Vestal, 59, of Manteo, NC died Sunday, November 29, 2020, at his home. Born in Siler City, NC on January 7, 1961, he was the son of the late Virginia Bray Vestal and David St. Clair Vestal, Jr. Carl enjoyed his career as a […]

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Hatteras Island Flu Vaccine Road Show set for Dec. 8

The Outer Banks Hospital is offering FREE flu vaccines on Tuesday, December 8 at the following locations: Hatteras Island Civic Center 10:00am – 11:00am 56658 NC-12, Hatteras Avon Volunteer Fire Department 11:30am – 12:30pm 40159 Harbor Rd., Avon Rodanthe-Waves-Salvo Community Center 1:00pm – 2:30pm, 23186 Myrna Peters Rd., Rodanthe Walk-ins welcome. To make an appointment, […]

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NCDHHS to Provide Automatic Payment to Thousands of Seniors and People with Disabilities to Help with Winter Heating Bills

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services today announced it will issue an automated payment to thousands of eligible households to help with winter heating expenses via the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program. The automated payment will be issued beginning Dec. 1 and is designed to help eligible seniors and people with disabilities access winter […]

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