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Malfunction leads to Brunswick County power outage

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About 40,000 Brunswick Electric customers were without power for a few hours today. The company was working with Progress Energy to make upgrades to a transmission line early this morning, when a piece of equipment malfunctioned. Full story...
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Woman dies after being hit by car last week

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Thirty-five-year old Nicole Harrison was struck in the 7400 block of Market Street in Ogden the night of February 23. She had been in the intensive care unit at Chapel Hill and died yesterday afternoon. Full story...
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Where is the stimulus money going to be spent in North Carolina?

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videoWe have been hearing all about $6.1 billion in economic recovery plan money coming to North Carolina, but where is that money going to be spent? Full story...
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Another power outage planned downtown

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The city's repairs on the Water Street bulkhead are nearly complete, but not without a third power outage for surrounding businesses. Full story...
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Eight more days of construction on Wrightsville Beach drawbridge

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Looks like construction on the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge is going to take longer than expected. Full story...
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UNCW becomes prepared for crisis situations

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UNC Wilmington has just been recognized as the first institution of higher education in the state to complete a FEMA-approved crisis mitigation plan. Full story...
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Whats Happening: March 6-8

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videoMusic, art and animals could all be part of your weekend activities. The weekend kicks off with the sounds of jazz at the New Hanover County Government Center Friday night. Full story...
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Time to prepare for tornado season

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videoIt's Severe Weather Awareness Week in North Carolina, which is a chance to remind people that severe weather season is right around the corner, including the most likely time of year for tornadoes. Full story...
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Head-on collision on Independence Blvd Wednesday

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A head-on collision led to major traffic backups Wednesday morning in Wilmington. The accident happened around 7:00 a.m. on Independence Boulevard between 17th Street and Carolina Beach Road. Full story...
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Topsail Humane Society and Pender County to sever ties

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videoBack in July, the Pender County Health Department and the Topsail Humane Society agreed the humane society would take over operations of the county animal shelter. But with a tight county budget, the humane society said there is just not enough money to cover costs. Full story...
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Power outage left much of Brunswick Co. in cold

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On this cold Thursday morning, much of Brunswick County was without power. A Brunswick Electric Membership Cooperative spokesperson told WWAY power was out from Supply southward to the state line. Full story...
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Earth Day trash challenge

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videoAn environmentally friendly teacher challenges students to an Earth Day trash contest. Full story...
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Health concerns at Acme Delco Elementary

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videoRepairs at one Columbus County School have parents worried about the health and safety of their children. Full story...
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Local class wins books, donates some to Yahweh Center

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Some elementary school kids shared their favorite books Wednesday morning. Students in Ms. Garcia's kindergarten class at Mary C. Williams School donated nearly 150 books to the Yahweh Center, a facility for abused and neglected children between the ages of 5 and 12. Full story...
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Elderly Brunswick County man arrested for drug trafficking

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An elderly Brunswick County man, once on the county's most wanted list, is behind bars. Sixty-nine-year-old Franklin Floyd was arrested shortly before 5:00 pm Tuesday at his house. Full story...
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