Outer Banks SPCA teams up with BISSELL Pet Foundation to “Empty the Shelters” with $20 adoptions

Pets will be available for adoption for $20 from October 2- October 15  during the nation’s largest funded adoption event. With animal shelters across the nation facing an overcrowding crisis, thousands of highly adoptable pets are waiting for their second chances. Outer Banks SPCA is proud to partner with BISSELL Pet Foundation, a national animal welfare […]

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On Hatteras Island, October is the time to Drink Pink

The month of October is nationally recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and on Hatteras Island, a number of local restaurants and businesses have joined the Hatteras Island Cancer Foundation (HICF) in their annual Drink Pink Campaign, which raises funds through island-wide libations. HICF is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that provides support for cancer patients […]

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UPDATE: Government shutdown avoided for now; Outer Banks national parks will stay open

Story by Sam Walker, WOBX and Joy Crist, Island Free Press UPDATE, October 1: The U.S. House and Senate have approved a continuing resolution that funds federal government operations through November 17. President Biden signed the bill into law prior to the end of the fiscal year on Saturday night that, among other things, puts on hold a […]

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