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Taylor Swift and 4 boys up for top CMA Award
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/06/2011 - 9:24am.

Taylor Swift will be battling the boys at the 2011 Country Music Association Awards. The country starlet is up for entertainer of the year. She'll be competing with Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Jason Aldean and last year's winner, Brad Paisley.

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FIRST ON 3: Weinermobile coming to Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/06/2011 - 9:06am.

The “dog” days of summer might be over, but the fun continues as Wilmington KOA Campground on Market Street hosts the legendary 27-foot-long Oscar Mayer Wienermobile on site September 9 and 10.

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ONLY ON 3: Commissioner Brian Berger renegs on interview, again; Says he's considering resigning
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 10:59pm.

video Twenty five minutes before New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger was supposed to do a live interview here at the TV station, he called and pulled the plug. He called it a "postponement" not a "cancellation" even though he confirmed twice over the weekend that he would show up. He did tell us on the phone though that he is considering resigning and needs to talk more to other commissioners first.

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Labor Day laborers optimistic about working the holiday
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 4:17pm.

video Many of you are fortunate enough to not be working on this day all about celebrating work and the economic and social impacts of workers. However, there are still those who are stuck in the daily grind as usual.

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Wilmington calls in Florida company to help with storm debris
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 3:21pm.

This past weekend, crews finished picking up more than 900,000 pounds of debris left from just last Monday's pick-up route. That is more than nine times the normal amount of debris for the Monday pick-up.

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Wilmington man charged with jumping off Wrightsville Beach bridge
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 2:23pm.

The search for a man who jumped off a Wrightsville Beach bridge early this morning ended with a man in jail. Joseph Compton, 28, is charged with jumping from a state bridge, resist, delay and obstruction.

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Man arrested for wife's murder
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 10:12am.

video A Wilmington man is behind bars accused of murdering his wife. It happened around 4:15 p.m. Sunday in a trailer park off of South Kerr Avenue.

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Search crews find diver's body near Southport
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/05/2011 - 8:59am.

Search crews have found the body of a diver missing since Saturday off Southport. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Air Unit spotted the body of Danny Stump this morning.

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