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...

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....

Take a Closer Look at the Potential Effects of Interstate 42 This Wednesday

The Friends of the Down East Library will host Carteret County Economic Development Director Don Kirkman for a presentation on the effect...

DOT Reduces Another 55 MPH Zone on Hwy 70 North of Beaufort

The state department of transportation reduced speed limits in Bettie from 55 mph to 50 mph today. The...

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...

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.

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