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Town Votes to Drop Speed Limit on Turner and Cedar Streets

The Beaufort Board of Commissioners voted unanimously last week to drop the speed limit on portions of Turner and Cedar streets from...

DOT Will Pick Up Hurricane Debris Until Thanksgiving

N.C. Department of Transportation contract crews began removing Hurricane Dorian-related debris along state maintained roads in four counties, including Carteret, Friday.The cleanup...

Traffic Advisory: Expect Delays at MHC Bridge Again Friday

The NC Dept. of Transportation will be closing one lane of the Morehead City bridge to perform concrete repairs from 9 am...

Coast Guard’s Oldest Cutter to Celebrate 75 Years

The Coast Guard will celebrate USCG Cutter Smilax, at 10 am Friday, Nov. 1, at Sector Field Office Fort Macon on Atlantic...

DOT To Pick Up Storm Debris

The NC Dept. of Transportation will pick up hurricane debris along state roads, a DOT spokesperson confirmed Friday.

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Friday, Oct. 4

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Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 24

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Marsh Grass Fire Lights Up Highway 12; Cause Unknown

Cedar Island Volunteer Fire Dept. and the NC Forest Service responded to a fire that was burning dead marsh grass washed up...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Sunday, Sept. 15

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Sub-Road Sewer Inspections to Start Monday; Traffic May be Impacted

The Town of Beaufort will begin a week of closed-circuit television inspections of parts of the town's sewer system Monday, Sept. 16....

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