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Drivers hit roadblock as Oleander work begins
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 4:07pm.

Drivers unaware of road construction on Oleander Drive in Wilmington were in for a rude awakening today. Part of the busy road is closed at the railroad tracks near Dawson Street.

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FIRST ON 3: Wilmington council considers electric car charging stations in parking deck
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 3:50pm.

video Electric cars used to seem like something of the future, but the future is now, and more folks around the nation and locally are buying hybrid and electric cars. The City of Wilmington and Progress Energy are teaming up to encourage more folks to get plugged in.

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North Carolina gets passing grade on corruption risk
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 3:15pm.

video The grades are in for the year-long State Integrity investigation looking at the risk of corruption across the United States. Several of the 50 states received an F. Not one scored an A. The Tar Heel State fell in the middle.

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Forum focuses on saving homeowners from foreclosure
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 3:00pm.

video Rep. Mike McIntyre says fighting foreclosure is one of the most pressing issues before us as a nation. Experts say cases are all to common in the Cape Fear as well. Today McIntyre hosted a Foreclosure Prevention Forum in Brunswick County to try and tackle the problem head on.

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STORMTRACK 3: Severe weather reported Monday
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 1:36pm.

A fast moving system sparked a few severe thunderstorms in southeastern NC Monday.

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Runner collapses during marathon, in critical condition
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 11:39am.

A man who ran yesterday's Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon is in critical condition today. James Glasgow, 36, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, collapsed not far from the finish line at Mayfaire.

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