Celebrating Hatteras Island’s Water Rescue Squads, and how you can help make the beaches safer

Hatteras Island is fortunate enough to have two water rescue squads. Today, we are introducing you to the Hatteras Island Rescue Squad Buxton Station crew. These are the folks you see cruising the beach in the tricked-out white trucks, towing a jet ski or utility terrain vehicle, carrying a rescue board on top. Manned by men and […]

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High risk of rip currents will likely continue on Tuesday as Tropical Storm Danny forms off of South Carolina.

Tropical Storm Danny formed off of the coast of South Carolina on Monday afternoon, and although impacts to the Outer Banks will be minimal as Danny quickly moves inland, a moderate-to-high threat of rip currents is expected to continue on Tuesday, per an update from the National Weather Service. “We’re expecting that the biggest threat […]

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Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week Skittles

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

From the Innkeeper’s Desk: All the colors of summer – red, white, and blue, and all the other ones too!

When you dream about your Hatteras vacation, whether it’s a daydream in the office or an actual nighttime version, in all likelihood, it’s in color. That’s because the colors of the summer on the Outer Banks are vivid, varied, and truly unforgettable. The sand is a great place to begin. Whether it’s a golden hue […]

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Michael Emmett Daly

March 2, 1959 – June 26, 2021 On June 26, 2021, Michael Emmett Daly lost his battle to Acute Myeloid Leukemia after 15 months. He was the beloved son of Raymond Daly and Felicia Daly (deceased), brother of Jeffrey Daly and his wife Ramona Daly, and uncle to Sean Daly and Kevin Daly. Mike graduated […]

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