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Interviewers to seek islanders’ thoughts on extreme weather

Eastern North Carolina has experienced many storms in recent decades. Dynamics of Extreme Events,...

Ocracoke and Sable islands: Kindred spirits with shipwrecks, horses and a tiny sparrow

A few of the approximately 500 feral horses on Sable Island. The first horses were released on the island in...

Michael Corlis’s expansive view of Ocracoke

Michael Corlis took this shot of the Hurricane Dorian-damaged area behind the NCCAT building in October 2019.

General Island Information

Ocracoke Runfest Fest weekend to go virtual

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here The Ocracoke...

What’s open on Ocracoke–updated Sept. 19

The Ocracoke Oyster Company has been rebuilt and reopened this summer in a new location down the street on Irvin Garrish...

Local Interest

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2017 NCPA award winner for General Excellence. Winner of 10 awards for 2019, including first place for breaking news coverage of Hurricane Dorian.

Living on the Edge

The October 2020 issue. The November issue will be printed Nov. 6.