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Archive - Jun 25, 2012

ONLY ON 3: Family of murdered delivery driver speaks out, trust fund set up for donations

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video As six people charged in connection with the murder of Chinese delivery driver Zhen Bo Liu await trial, his family is left wondering how this could happen. Full story...
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WWAY's Monday night sports - June 25; passing the baton at Laney & Blalock finishes 15th at Olympic Trials

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video On Monday the Fred Lynch Invitational Basketball Tournament tipped off at two locations in New Hanover County. On Monday Wilmington's Cari Blalock had a terrific day in the pool. The former New Hanover Wildcat shaved seven seconds off her personal best in the 400 IM at the US Olympic Swimming Trials. Full story...
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Want to join a free running club for kids?

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Not many things in life are free. The New Hanover County K-12 Running Club is free though. Starting Monday, June 25th the club will meet every Monday. All school-aged children and teenagers who enjoy running are encouraged to attend. Full story...
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Hearing on virtual Charter School

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A North Carolina judge is hearing arguments on whether a for-profit company should get taxpayer money to operate a virtual charter school that offers students online-only classes. Full story...
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US Supreme Court ruling affects NC sentencing laws

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A U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down automatic sentences of life in prison without parole for people under 18 years of age means North Carolina lawmakers likely will have to revisit state sentencing laws. Full story...
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Marine lance corporal killed in Afghanistan

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Military officials say a Marine lance corporal based at Camp Lejeune has died in Afghanistan. Full story...
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City says bond refi to save $2M

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Refinancing bonds should save Wilmington millions. The city says it recently refinanced four bonds, combining them into one 30-year bond. Full story...
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Restaurants making changes to ensure delivery driver safety

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video After a Chinese food delivery driver was shot and killed two weeks ago, some businesses say they are taking extra precautions to keep their drivers safe. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Demoted UNCW police officer moves back up the ranks

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video A UNCW police officer demoted for showing up to work under the influence has made a long journey back up the ranks. Recently the department promoted him to lieutenant. Full story...
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Locals react to Supreme Court ruling on Arizona immigration law

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video While throwing out a number of key provisions, the high court left in place the provision that requires police to check the immigration status of suspects stopped for other violations. We wanted to know what the local implications of the Supreme Court decision are. Full story...
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Crash at MLK & Kerr sends one to hospital

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One person went to the hospital after a SUV flipped this afternoon on MLK Parkway and Kerr Avenue. Wilmington Police say the driver of the SUV hit another car and then flipped after overcorrecting. Full story...
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Film Commission looking for more locations for database

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The Wilmington Regional Film Commission wants to add your interesting property to its database of possible film locations. Full story...
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No one hurt after Wave bus hits SUV

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A scary scene this afternoon at the intersection of Castle Hayne and North College Roads in New Hanover County. Highway Patrol says a SUV ran a stop sign, cutting off a Wave Transit bus. Full story...
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TRAFFIC ALERT: River Road closed again tomorrow

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Work by CFPUA crews will mean closing part of River Road tomorrow night. Utility contractors continue sewer pipe installation in part of the ongoing Barnard's Creek Sewer Improvement Project. Full story...
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NC NAACP president to keynote Wilmington 10 rally

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Rev. William Barber, president of the NC State Conference of the NAACP, will be the keynote speaker during the first Faith Community Rally in Support of Pardons of Innocence for The Wilmington 10 tomorrow. Full story...
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