Archive - Oct 8, 2012
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Romney planning campaign visit Thursday to NC
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 4:00pm.

Mitt Romney is coming to battleground North Carolina for the first time in almost two months. The Republican presidential nominee's campaign said Monday that Romney will visit Asheville on Thursday.

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NC settles Medicaid fraud case against drug maker
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 3:47pm.

North Carolina will reap almost $16 million from a national Medicaid fraud settlement involving one of the nation's largest drug makers.

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Steroid-related meningitis cases rise to 105
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 3:45pm.

Health officials say the number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 105 cases. The number of deaths rose by one to eight, with another fatality in Tennessee.

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Perdue says she's proud of voter ID veto
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 3:43pm.

North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue says vetoing a bill that would have required photo identification to vote at the polls is one of her proudest accomplishments as governor.

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Roy Williams talks about health scare, upcoming season during Wilmington visit
Submitted by Jesse Jones on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 3:28pm.

video Believe it or not, college basketball season starts this weekend with the first practice of the year. That's welcome news for UNC coach Roy Williams. He's spent the last month dealing with a cancer scare.

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Two arrested after library break-in
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 3:02pm.

Two men are charged with a break-in at the Pender County Library in Hampstead.

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Wilmington looks at connector streets to help ease traffic
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 2:48pm.

video The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold three meetings this month on an ongoing project to develop a network of collector streets to help manage traffic in the city.

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McIntyre, Rouzer trade charges in Congress debate
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 11:19am.

The two candidates for an eastern North Carolina congressional district are accusing each other of misleading the public about legislative records and work history.

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