Hurricane Preparedness

9:14 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Carolinas to see above-normal temps this spring

As National Flood Safety Week draws to a close, the predictions for spring are here. 

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5:11 pm
Tue March 5, 2013

NC Homeowners' insurance rates to rise July 1st

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Homeowners’ insurance rates are going up in North Carolina  effective July 1st.   Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin says the actual increase is less than half of what insurance companies requested. 

And while barrier islands in North Carolina will see the biggest hikes, the Cape Fear region is just slightly above the statewide average.   

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5:00 am
Fri August 10, 2012

2012 Hurricane season could see more activity, intensity

courtesy: NOAA

An above-average hurricane season – meaning more intense storms – and more of them – is likely. 

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