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Cold War: Frozen yogurt creates hot market in Wilmington
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 5:00pm.

video Do you like to stop for sweet treats on these hot summer days? If so, it seems like you're not alone. There are about a dozen frozen yogurt shops in the Wilmington area, and the growth shows no signs of stopping.

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Belville, Leland mull merger
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 4:22pm.

video Joining forces between two Brunswick County towns may be in the cards. But what would that mean for the Leland and Belville and their residents?

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Pender deputy defends how animal shelter is run
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 4:13pm.

video We've reported before about problems at the Pender County Animal Shelter. Now shelter volunteers are unhappy with the facility's management, and they blame the sheriff's deputy now in charge. Lt. Keith Ramsey says he's just following protocol.

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ONLY ON 3: Driver says Carolina Beach cop texting and driving, department says he did nothing wrong
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 4:00pm.

video If a police officer catches you texting and driving, you could be in trouble. But what if it's the other way around. A man driving in Carolina Beach yesterday says he caught a police officer using his phone while driving.

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Oak Island student wins $1 million lottery prize
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 3:56pm.

Mikala Fields, a community college student from Oak Island in Brunswick County, says she plans to use the $1 million she won on a 20X The Money ticket to buy a home, a new car and invest for the future.

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Four arrested, baby in protective custody after drug deal goes bad
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 1:28pm.

A man who says he was the victim of a crime wound up in jail over the weekend along with the people he said tried to rob him. The arrests also left a baby in protective care.

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City's urban arborist arrested on child sex abuse charges
Submitted by on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 1:07pm.

The city of Wilmington's urban arborist was arrested Thursday on a fugitive warrant stemming from charges of sexual abuse of a child under 12, according to the US Department of Justice.

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Coast Guard features Oak Island officer as 'Shipmate of the Week'
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 1:03pm.

The US Coast Guard is featuring an officer stationed at Oak Island as the "Shipmate of the Week" in its official blog. The story says Petty Officer 2nd Class Joshua Coker is a skilled engineer, and does whatever it takes to make sure his unit is prepared for anything.

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