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Fourth rabies case of year reported in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/04/2011 - 1:12pm.

New Hanover County Animal Control Services has confirmed the fourth case of rabies for the year. ACS officers were called to a Rabbit Run Road residence on Saturday where a wild raccoon had fought with the homeowner's dogs

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Sen. Burr says he'll seek No. 2 GOP Senate post
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/04/2011 - 12:41pm.

North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr says he will run for the No. 2 position in the Republican leadership in the US Senate after the 2012 elections.

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Barnes drops out of Leland council race; says council does not share his vision
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/04/2011 - 12:38pm.

The Brunswick County Board of Elections says Herbert Barnes dropped out of the race Friday. The Board of Elections also says Bald Head Island candidate Ken Miller died over the weekend. Both men's names will be on the ballot, though, in November.

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No charges filed in Tabor City lawn mower death
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/04/2011 - 11:42am.

The District Attorney says no charges will be filed in the death of a child run over by a lawnmower, which has been ruled an accident.

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Perdue to get look at NC's Facebook data center
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/04/2011 - 10:23am.

Gov. Bev Perdue is heading to western North Carolina to celebrate the website Facebook expanding its data center in Forest City.

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Tempers flare at New Hanover Co. Commissioners meeting; Updated with video from meeting
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 10/03/2011 - 10:59pm.

video New Hanover County Commissioners voted to pass an amendment to the county's industrial zoning district Monday night. The ordinance will make new companies file for a special use permit, including Titan if or when it comes to the region. The vote came after a heated exchange between one commissioner and the public.

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PPD sold to equity firms for $3.9 billion
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 10/03/2011 - 10:59pm.

video One of Wilmington's largest employers has been sold. PPD announced today that it has entered into a merger agreement with two private equity firms.

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ONLY ON 3 & THE BIG TALKER: Confusion continues as DA talks about Leland
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 10/03/2011 - 10:58pm.

video There is more confusion surrounding the situation in Leland after District Attorney Jon David went on the radio this morning. On "The Morning Beat with Chad Adams" on The Big Talker FM, David focused his attention on the developing situation in Leland.

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