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10:14 am
Mon June 29, 2009

The Down East Journal June 26 & 27, 2009

The Down East Journal June 26 & 27, 2009

New Bern – This week on the DEJ, Hurricane season is in full swing. We talk with experts on what to expect, and how to prepare. Plus a pair of historic navagation aids will temporarily go dark next month. Those stories and more.

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ENC Regional News
10:01 am
Sat June 27, 2009

Hurricanes Predictions for ENC

Hurricanes Predictions for ENC

New Bern, NC – 9-14 Named Storms
4-7 Hurricanes
1-3 Major Hurricanes

Hurricane Floyd Website: Copy and Paste this link into your browsers address line:

http://www.erh.noaa.gov/mhx/Floyd/

DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE TRACKING CHART:

http://www.erh.noaa.gov/mhx/Floyd/

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ENC Regional News
10:25 am
Thu June 25, 2009

Lights to go out... temporarily... at Bodie Island and Ocracoke Lighthouses

Lights to go out... temporarily... at Bodie Island and Ocracoke Lighthouses

New Bern, NC – INTRO - Two historic navigational aids for mariners will go dark next month. George Olsen has more.

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ENC Regional News
10:11 am
Fri June 19, 2009

Oyster Restoration Project

New Bern, NC – AUDIO AND VIDEO NOT AVAILABLE... CHECK BACK MONDAY

PICTURES AVAILABLE ON THE HOMEPAGE WWW.PUBLICRADIOEAST.ORG

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ENC Regional News
11:26 am
Fri June 12, 2009

The State Energy Plan

New Bern, NC – COPY AND PASTE THE URL'S INTO YOUR BROWSER'S ADDRESS BAR.

For the draft proposal
http://ncrecovery.gov/library/docs/SEO_blockGrantPublicComment.doc

To comment on the draft proposal (until June 15th):
http://ncrecovery.gov/Forms/ContactUs.aspx

For the state energy office:
http://www.energync.net

The NC Office of Economic Recovery and Reinvestment
http://www.ncrecovery.gov

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ENC Regional News
11:13 am
Fri June 12, 2009

The Hope Lodge in Greenville NC

New Bern, NC – The American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge offers free lodging to those receiving treatment at Pitt County Memorial Hospital, and live over 40 miles away.

To see a video slideshow of the Hope Lodge, copy and paste the link into your web browser address bar.

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ENC Regional News
11:02 am
Fri June 12, 2009

Craven County's experience with H1N1 virus

Craven County's experience with H1N1 virus

New Bern, NC – INTRO - Earlier this week 12 new cases of the H1N1 virus were reported in the state, bringing the total number of infections to 51. While the virus hasn't totally run its course, much of the initial concern has died away. Craven County had the most reported cases in the state with eight. George Olsen spoke with the county's Health Director about local reaction to the virus and what might come in the future.

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ENC Regional News
10:38 am
Tue June 9, 2009

Sen. Kay Hagan trip to the Middle East

New Bern, NC – North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan spoke with reporters about her recent trip to the Middle East. Jared Brumbaugh has more.

ENC Regional News
11:28 am
Mon June 8, 2009

Raising awareness of local seafood with Carteret Catch

Raising awareness of local seafood with Carteret Catch

New Bern, NC – INTRO - There's a disparity between what we think we're eating when we sit down for a seafood dinner and what we actually eat. A local non-profit group seeks to lessen that disparity in order to help the local fishing industry. George Olsen has more.

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ENC Regional News
11:09 am
Tue May 26, 2009

Perdue Visits Lenoir County

Gov. Perdue visits Lenoir County

New Bern, NC – Gov. Perdue was in Lenoir County on May 18th urging businesses to take advantage of federal stimulus money. Jared Brumbaugh has more.

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ENC Regional News
10:42 am
Tue May 26, 2009

OLF Debate Continues

OLF Debate Continues

New Bern, NC – CLICK ON PICTURE TO VIEW A MAP OF THE NAVY'S PROPOSED OUTLYING LANDING FIELD SITES.

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ENC Regional News
8:53 am
Tue May 19, 2009

Motorcycle Rally in New Bern Will Bring Economic Impact

Motorcycle Rally in New Bern Will Bring Economic Impact

New Bern – The Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association's Bike Rally was held in New Bern, bringing over 3,000 bikers and a boost to the local economy. Jared Brumbaugh reports.

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ENC Regional News
8:54 am
Fri May 15, 2009

Reporter Jared Brumbaugh Rides In A L-39 Albatros

Reporter Jared Brumbaugh Rides In A L-39 Albatros

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ENC Regional News
12:00 pm
Mon May 11, 2009

Tornadoes Touch Down in Eastern North Carolina

Tornadoes Touch Down in Eastern North Carolina

New Bern, NC – http://img136.imageshack.us/img136/7849/imagejpeg0v.jpg

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ENC Regional News
10:47 am
Mon May 11, 2009

Nurse-Family Partnership seeks to improve outcomes for low-income mothers and infants in Pitt County

Nurse-Family Partnership seeks to improve outcomes for low-income mothers and infants in Pitt County

New Bern, NC – INTRO - Pitt County hopes to begin enrolling women in a program designed to improve outcomes for their babies as well as the mothers. George Olsen has more.

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ENC Regional News
12:16 pm
Mon May 4, 2009

How ENC is preparing for a Swine Flu outbreak

How ENC is preparing for a Swine Flu outbreak

New Bern, NC – A feature on how health care agencies in eastern NOrth Carolina are preparing for a swine flu outbreak.

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ENC Regional News
9:09 am
Mon May 4, 2009

Live Healthy Greenville

Live Healthy Greenville

New Bern, NC – A program in Pitt County helps residents get in shape, and lose weight.

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ENC Regional News
1:24 am
Mon April 27, 2009

Swan Quarter Watershed project to be completed with federal stimulus dollars

Swan Quarter Watershed project to be completed with federal stimulus dollars

New Bern, NC – INTRO - The release this month of nearly 85-million dollars in federal stimulus dollars for watershed projects across the country includes nearly 5-point-3 million for the completion of a Hyde County project in the works since the 1960s. George Olsen has more.

The Swan Quarter watershed project has been a work-in-progress since the1960s.

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ENC Regional News
12:19 pm
Fri April 24, 2009

Get Your Garden Ready!

Get Your Garden Ready!

New Bern, NC –

Here are some organic gardening tips:


Pick a spot for your garden that gets at least half a day of sunshine and has easy access to water. Be sure it drains well, or else plan to build a raised bed garden.

Clear the area of all weeds - mow, pull and dig them out. Till the area and rake out the debris. Then wait until it sprouts and clear again to prevent weed problems later.

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ENC Regional News
12:17 pm
Fri April 24, 2009

Habitat for Humanity Implementing New Green Technology

Habitat for Humanity Implementing New Green Technology

New Bern, NC – Audio Coming Soon! Check back Monday.

To view a slideshow of the Habitat for Humanity Construction Site, follow the YouTube link below:

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