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VOTE 2012: Civitas Poll - Romney leads Obama in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 5:27pm.

A new Civitas Institute poll shows Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney leading Democratic incumbent Barack Obama by nine percent among North Carolina voters.

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Travelers get high shine and Seahawk pride at ILM
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 5:04pm.

UNCW school spirit is soaring at Wilmington International Airport. Shoeshiner Anthony Nixon is now sporting some Seahawk pride.

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CFPUA crews stop million-gallon sewage spill
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:39pm.

videoSewage spills are nothing new in Wilmington, but the latest accident off River Road is especially significant because of its size. The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority estimates there were between one and two million gallons of waste released into the county tidal creek.

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Flights between Port City, Windy City grounded; future up in the air
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:32pm.

videoWhat went wrong? A few weeks ago hope soared that American Airlines filing for bankruptcy in November would not affect travelers at Wilmington International Airport. But Tuesday night, airport leaders got the phone call.

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UNC's Stilman White used to be a "big-school hater"
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:26pm.

Stilman White spent nearly half of his childhood growing up in Wilmington, but he was never much of a Tar Heels basketball fan.

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Carolinas Cement statement on ICF International study on Titan Cement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:20pm.

The conclusions cited in a recent study from ICF International on the potential health impacts of the proposed Carolinas Cement plant are fundamentally flawed for three reasons...

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WHA, Sparks trial delayed
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:16pm.

Another delay in the trial involving the Wilmington Housing Authority and a former City Council member.

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New Hanover Co. Assistant County Manager also retiring
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 4:08pm.

Assistant County Manager André Mallette has announced he will retire effective May 1, 2012, with more than 31 years of service to New Hanover County. With an additional four years of prior service, Mallette is retiring with over 35 years of local government service. Mallette has served as Assistant County Manager since April 2006.

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