While the filing reflects decreases in the fire rate, the extended rates to cover wind and hail damage are proposed to jump 58.3 percent in mainland Dare, Currituck and Hyde and 38.5 percent for the Outer Banks sections of the counties.
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Sheriff J.D. "Doug" Doughtie is warning residents of the latest scam attempt that has been reported in Dare County and across northeastern North Carolina the last several days, that uses a local or your own number on Caller ID.
Rep. Beverly Boswell of Kill Devil Hills was instructed to drop references to being a registered nurse from her campaign Facebook page and website, days after she made disparaging remarks about a student-led event at a school in Person County.
Two Tyrrell County deputies broke the window of a car sinking in a U.S. 64 canal Wednesday morning and rescued the driver and two dogs. The driver was subsequently jailed on multiple charges.
A Currituck County Democrat filed a petition March 12 with elections officials stating Richard "Steve" James lists a factory in Hertford County where he is vice president as his residence, but that he actually lives in Chapel Hill.
A group of divers participating in a program that organizes recreational outings for veterans got to visit with the sharks and other marine life in the Graveyard of the Atlantic exhibit on March 9 at the N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island.
High temperatures in February have fooled us into thinking winter was nearly over. As March has shown, it isn't. Quite. In spite of the blustery winds, temperatures in March have been about normal.
The fees won't apply to Currituck County residents and non-resident property owners, who will be allowed free permits for each vehicle they own. The permits aren't transferable.
No additional full closures are expected of the Lindsay C. Warren Bridge that carries U.S. 64 between Dare and Tyrrell counties, but single lane closings can be expected until the overall project is completed.