Archive - Apr 22, 2009
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Interview with Kristen Dalton, the new Miss USA
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 6:01pm.

videoYou've probably heard by now that a 22-year-old Wilmington woman is now the reigning Miss USA. Kristen Dalton is a Hoggard High School grad, and won the crown in Las Vegas on Sunday. WWAY had the chance to interview her about her big win, and the controversy surrounding the contest.

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Area hotels hope convention center boosts business
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 5:52pm.

videoIt's not business as usual at area hotels. Companies are cutting their budgets left and right, and one of the first things to go is non-essential travel.

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Cape Fear Pride: Sunset Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 5:23pm.

videoFor our Cape Fear Pride series this month, we're exploring the towns in southern Brunswick County. Today we have a look at an out of this world experience in Sunset Beach.

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City looks at early retirement to help budget
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 5:16pm.

In February, New Hanover County offered some employees the option of taking early retirement. Now, the city of Wilmington is following suit.

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Trash concerns: Hot Dish encourages young adults to get involved in global issues, St. Mary's students help pick up
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 4:46pm.

videoResearchers have been using the popularity and power of Facebook to get young people involved in the issue of climate change. Students have been taking on a similar challenge locally.

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Making Earth Day more than just today
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 4:28pm.

videoThe fight for a cleaner environment sometimes comes from a small source, like the students at Murray Middle School in New Hanover County who spread the word about Earth Day among each other.

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Update on Whiteville crash that killed groom and two others
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 4:27pm.

There is more Wednesday on the crash that killed a groom and two others on the way to a wedding in Whiteville this past weekend.

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CFCC students win first place for building green design
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 4:23pm.

Some students at Cape Fear Community College are officially the best when it comes to going green.

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