Archive - Jul 11, 2012
20 indicted for conspiring to distribute meth
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:46pm.

Federal officials say 20 people from western North Carolina have been indicted on charges that they tried to distribute and manufacture methamphetamine.

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Dalton raises half of GOP rival for NC governor
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:45pm.

North Carolina Democratic governor candidate Walter Dalton says his campaign collected more than $1 million in a little more than two months, less than half of Republican Pat McCrory's take during the same period.

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FIRST ON 3: Wilmington man arrested for falsely claiming $1 million lottery prize
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:44pm.

video The Oak Island Police Department, working with security officials from the N.C. Education Lottery, has arrested the husband of a $1 million lottery claimant, charging he obtained the winning ticket illegally.

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McCrory wants more info on health care overhaul
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:42pm.

Republican gubernatorial nominee Pat McCrory is taking a wait-and-see approach before announcing whether he'd seek to curtail North Carolina's involvement in the federal health care overhaul law if he's elected governor.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - July 11
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 9:00pm.

video On Wednesday night we talked to Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Jay Ross about his upcoming charity basketball game at Brogden Hall. Ross will also be organizing a free football camp this weekend.... On Wednesday we also found out former UNCW guard Chad Tomko is headed to Europe to play basketball. Plus more!

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ONLY ON 3: Mayor Saffo discusses latest baseball developments
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 5:07pm.

video In an exclusive live interview, Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo talked with WWAY about the latest developments in the discussions on a ballpark for the Port City.

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City considers changes to improve taxi service
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 4:19pm.

video Make a mess of yourself in a cab on the way home from downtown Wilmington, and you could face an extra charge. It's one of several changes City Council is considering to better transportation services.

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City Clerk: Petition organizers should have asked for help
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 4:14pm.

video All the work to get a petition signed against a taxpayer funded ballpark may have been for naught.Tuesday night Wilmington City Council said McCoy and Josh Fulton's petition was invalid because they did not have a required affidavit along with questions about some of the signatures.

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