Outer Banks

Ralph Northam
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Jeff Katz
May 21, 2020 - 2:43 pm
Ralph Northam has spent taxpayer money on numerous trips to his Outer Banks beach house. Click here to read more.
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Beach with cottages at Nags Head in the outer banks
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AP News
May 06, 2020 - 5:57 pm
Outer Banks to reopen to visitors May 16 with restrictions
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AP News
September 07, 2019 - 10:45 am
By JEFFREY COLLINS and BEN FINLEY Associated Press ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP) — As the sky cleared and floodwaters receded Saturday, residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks began to assess the damage wrought by Hurricane Dorian. Steve Harris has lived on Ocracoke Island for most of the last 19...
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AP News
September 03, 2019 - 12:45 pm
By RAMON ESPINOSA, DÁNICA COTO and MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN Associated Press FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Practically parking over the Bahamas for a day and a half, Hurricane Dorian pounded away at the islands Tuesday in a watery onslaught that devastated thousands of homes, trapped people in attics and...
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September 24, 2018 - 12:23 pm
By GARY D. ROBERTSON, MARTHA WAGGONER and ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — Florence is by no means done swamping the Carolinas, where rivers remain high above flood stage and thousands of people were told to plan to leave their homes Monday. About 6,000 to 8,000 people in...
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dreamstime
September 10, 2018 - 1:25 pm
A state of emergency has been issued and a mandatory evacuation order for all visitors and residents on Hatteras Island will be in effect beginning Monday, September 10 at 12:00 p.m. This includes all areas of Hatteras Island including the villages of Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco...
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September 08, 2018 - 10:20 am
By JENNIFER KAY , Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — Florence could cause dangerous surf and rip currents along parts of the U.S. East Coast this weekend as the storm swirls across the Atlantic, according to forecasters at the National Hurricane Center. Though weakened to a tropical storm, Florence was...
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dreamstime
July 23, 2018 - 4:31 pm
CURRITUCK, N.C. (AP) — A system to charge non-residents for parking on some beaches of a North Carolina county is being challenged in court. The Daily Advance of Elizabeth City reports the Virginia Four Wheel Drive Association has sued in Currituck County Superior Court. The lawsuit seeks a court...
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