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Beaufort Moving Town Entrance to Turner Street In Preparation for Checkpoints

The Town of Beaufort will only be accessible by entering on Turner Street at US 70 beginning Sunday, April 5. The change...

Updated: North River Bridge Reopens After Crane Collapse

Update 11:10 AM: The North River Bridge reopened to traffic just after 11 am, about an hour ahead of NC DOT estimates....

Beaufort Infrastructure, Parks Projects Inching Forward

Town Engineer Greg Meshaw presented updates on several town projects to the Beaufort Board of Commissioners Monday, Feb. 10. The town has...

Coke Truck Catches Fire at Downtown Morehead Gas Station

A Coca Cola truck caught fire while sitting in the parking lot of the Speedway gas station at 4th Street and Arendell...

Poor Visibility Plagues Beaufort’s Biggest Intersection

“Who thought it was a good idea to create a hill where there never was one??”  Two years ago,...

Coast Guard Needs Boaters’ Help Identifying Dredging Needs

NOAA Chart 11545 - Click Image for Interactive Map The Coast Guard is seeking input from commercial and recreational...

SNOW: Individual Forecasts for Beaufort, Down East, Merrimon as of 11 am Thursday

READ OUR UPDATED STORY - This information is outdated as of 4 pm Thursday. The National Weather Service has decreased the...

UPDATED: Mandatory Evacuations Ordered For Down East and Beaufort

Updated Story The Town of Beaufort has issued a mandatory evacuation beginning at 3 pm Tuesday, Sept. 3. No re-entry papers are required. "We urge all...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 10

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our new tri-weekly news briefs delivery system. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we'll bring you tasty morsels...

Causeway Construction Will Continue Through February

Roadwork on the new superstreet intersection on the western end of the Radio Island Causeway between Morehead City and Beaufort will continue...

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