Dare County Emergency Management has a full-time staff that receives specialized training in many varied fields. Like other public safety officials, staff members serve the community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
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Shortly after taking off from the Dare County Regional Airport at approximately 10:00 this morning, a plane with two people on board experienced issues that led to an emergency landing.
10/18/2017 3:02 p.m.
At that time, visitors may return to all Hatteras Island villages including Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras Village.
09/28/2017 9:13 a.m.
The mandatory evacuation for visitors on Hatteras Island remains in effect.
09/27/2017 2:58 p.m.
Extended periods of high winds will lead to ocean overwash and soundside flooding.
09/26/2017 12:20 p.m.
The mandatory evacuation for Hatteras Island visitors remains in effect and includes the villages of Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco, and Hatteras Village.
09/25/2017 5:00 p.m.