Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week Mackie

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA pet of the week, Mackie, courtesy of their latest video produced by Dare County’s CURRENT TV. For more information on Mackie, and the many other Outer Banks pets currently up for adoption, visit the Outer Banks SPCA website at, or their Facebook page at

Hatteras Library reopens to the public for in-person visits

After halting in-person visits in early 2020 due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Dare County’s three libraries, (which includes the Hatteras Library in Hatteras village), reopened their buildings to the public on Monday, April 19. The buildings are now open for browsing, borrowing, and other services, with in-library services available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from […]

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Donna Louise Mann Garrison

KITTY HAWK — Donna Louise Mann Garrison of Kitty Hawk, NC passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021, after a long illness. A native of Roanoke Island, she was the daughter of the late Marion Mongeau Mann and Ephraim Lee Mann. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Linda Sawyer. Donna is survived by […]

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Thomas W. Palatini

On April 15, 2021 at 6:11 am, Thomas W. Palatini passed away at the age of 83. He had many hobbies including acting, reading and sailing, and a passion for cars and the Martial Arts. He was owner and President of NIMA, The National Institute of Martial Arts, for over twenty years in Virginia Beach. […]

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Linda Michelle Kieffer

July 2, 1962 – April 11, 2021 WAVES — Linda Michelle Kieffer, 58, of Waves, NC died Sunday, April 11, 2021, at her home with her mother by her side. Born in Washington, DC on July 2, 1962, she was the daughter of Elizabeth Krebs Kieffer of Kensington, MD and the late John E. Kieffer, […]

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Federal investigation of deadly Bonner collapse likely to take months

A federal investigation is underway of the incident that killed a worker Wednesday evening during the final stages of demolition of the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet. Since it happened over a navigable waterway, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has taken charge of the probe which could take […]

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