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Congressmen scramble to try to save NOAA research lab

A century-old research lab near Beaufort may be saved from the chopping block, depending on the success of legislative wrangling by two North Carolina congressmen. “You name the coastal issue, they’ve got their neck in it,” said Josh Bowlen, a spokesman for U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones, a Republican who represents the 3rd Congressional District. Read more here  19:39