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WDN: Top stories of 2020

The following is a list of the most viewed stories of 2020 from TheWashingtonDailyNews.com:

1. Washington Lowe’s confirms COVID-19 case
2. Man dies by suicide on Washington waterfront
3. Sheriff’s Office nets 20 drug arrests in 2 months
4. Man suffers broken legs after jump from NC33 overpass
5. Administrative changes coming to county schools
6. Drug trade continues unhindered by COVID-19
7. Fire consumes downtown building in Washington
8. Friends remember Washington men killed in wreck
9. Washington mayor dies after battling COVID-19
10. Two cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Beaufort County
11. PHOTOS: Hurricane Isaias floods Washington waterfront
12. Remains of drowned firefighter recovered from Tar River
13. Downtown businesses asked to close early, curfew in effect tonight
14. Health director: Close, not casual, contact spreads COVID-19
15. City of Washington declares state of emergency
16. Doctor leaves legacy of compassionate care
17. Board votes no on county’s immediate reopening
18. Sheriff’s Office investigating deadly shooting
19. Rescue teams searching for missing man last seen swimming at Washington waterfront
20. Beaufort County gets “F” in social distancing
21. Mayor hospitalized, councilwoman tests positive for COVID-19
22. Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting in Sherwood Forest neighborhood
23. Domestic situation ends in apparent murder-suicide
24. Resolution calls for lockdown lift
25. Washington police investigating armed robbery, assault