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Marinas are so booked, they’ve stopped taking names on years-long waitlists

Regional growth and post-pandemic interest in boating has led to a depleted supply of slip and storage opportunities in the Wilmington...

Crews to begin removing abandoned vessels along the coast

Local crews will begin to remove abandoned and derelict vessels along the shoreline identified by state agencies. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy...
On Wednesday morning, the abandoned and sinking 1982 sailboat on the Brunswick River visible from Highway 74 was still there. On Wednesday afternoon, Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said the owner was removing it. (Port City Daily/File photo)

Sinking sailboat off Highway 74 being removed by owner following criminal citation

BRUNSWICK COUNTY --- Brunswick County Sheriff's Office received notice that the sinking, abandoned sailboat on Highway 74 is being removed by its owner Wednesday...
The "Rooster" is a commercial fishing vessel-turned houseboat docked near Masonboro Island on the Intracoastal Waterway. (Port City Daily photo/Johanna Ferebee)

Where We Live: Climb aboard the ‘Rooster,’ a houseboat fit for two

WILMINGTON---Inside the "Rooster," you'll find two "cruisers" in training. Shared by Jill Caldwell and Curtis Jacobson, the Rooster is a commercial fishing vessel-turned houseboat...

Operation Dry Water will crack down on boaters cracking a cold one this weekend

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. --- Thousands will head out on the water this holiday weekend, but be forewarned: the United States Coast Guard and other law...

Boater’s Safety Day offering free lessons for the first 30 boaters to sign up

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH---Aside from money, nothing can stop a 30-year-old from buying a boat and launching it into the water with no experience. In North Carolina,...

Impaired boaters facing stronger penalties come December

A law named after a Concord teen killed by an impaired boater last year over the July 4 weekend will increase the penalty for...