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Sill Project Underway in Wanchese
Published: 6/29/2018
Coastal Review Online

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Public News Service
Oysters Could Help Protect NC from Hurricane Season
Published: 7/16/2018
Public News Service

WANCHESE, N.C. – North Carolina's coastal residents are breathing a sigh of relief after Hurricane Chris took a turn away from the Atlantic Coast – but there undoubtedly will be additional threats from extreme weather and sea-level rise this season.


wtkr.com
Outer Banks Veterans Writing Workshop registration now open
Published: 7/17/2018
wtkr.com

The workshop will be held at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute in Wanchese and is free for veterans as well as active duty and family members. The goal of the workshop is to teach combat veterans to express their military experiences through the art of ...

Karen Denise “Dolly” Tillett of Manteo, June 21
Published: 6/22/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

Along with her parents, Dolly is survived by a daughter, Lauren Buckner Gornell (Chris) of Manteo; a son, Jason Midgett of Wanchese; three grandchildren, Omie Adeline, Taylor Grant and Logan Fisher; two great-grandchildren, and a sister, Gail Lane ...


The Coastland Times
Donna M. Berback
Published: 7/2/2018
The Coastland Times

They eventually settled for the “old schoolhouse” in Wanchese. Since they were always traveling they named themselves “The Bag Ladies.” The “Bag Ladies” became her best friends and her extended family on the Outer Banks. She loved them all.


Undercurrent News
North Carolina legislature adjourns without passing aquaculture bill
Published: 7/4/2018
Undercurrent News

It's a change being sought by the Wanchese Fish Company, a Suffolk, Virginia-based harvester and processor acquired by the Canadian Cooke family in 2015, among others. However, the bill stalled after objections were raised by state shellfish growers to ...

Registration is open for Veterans Week writing workshop
Published: 7/17/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

The two-day workshop, which will be held at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute in Wanchese, is free for veterans, active-duty military and their family members. Modeled after the DC-based Veterans Writing Project, a non-profit foundation that teaches ...

NC Coastal Fed welcomes new coastal advocate
Published: 7/4/2018
Lumina News

Representing the federation's advocacy positions on coastal issues in the southeast region, Allen will be one of two coastal advocates for the federation, joining the northeast region's coastal advocate Michael Flynn, who has been based at the Wanchese ...


The Coastland Times
Congratulations Class of 2018
Published: 6/18/2018
The Coastland Times

Valedictorian Emma Saunders Dough of Wanchese plans to attend College of the Albemarle in the fall for two years and transfer for a degree in teaching. Wanchese Christian Academy recently held commencement for its senior class of five. From left ...

No injuries reported following house fire in Wanchese
Published: 5/16/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

A house in Wanchese was damaged by a fire Wednesday evening that appeared to have started in the kitchen. Firefighters were dispatched to the home on Ralph Lane off Old Schoolhouse Road at 5:47 p.m. Crews from the Roanoke Island, Nags Head, ...

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