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Young boaters targeted in new bill

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A new bill in Raleigh is targeting young boaters. Wednesday, House lawmakers approved a bill that would make people under the age of 26 complete a boating safety course, or pass a boating operation test. Full story...
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Local music lovers remember Michael Jackson

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videoFans across the globe are mourning the death of the King of Pop. Michael Jackson's career spanned decades, reaching people of all ages, from all parts of the world. Here in Wilmington, music lovers remember his legacy. Full story...
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Man hangs in there, staying in tree

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The Wilmington man who climbed up a tree to keep it from being cut down is still up there. Charlie Joyce Junior said he does not plan on giving in to the chainsaws anytime soon. Full story...
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Kids get a chance to do some sleuthing

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Kids at a Wilmington anatomy and physiology camp turned into young detectives for the day. Campers at Cape Fear Community College's Bones and Remains Camp had a visit from Crime Scene Investigator Nathan Smoots. Full story...
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Does your website bite?

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When you are surfing the web, do you ever come across websites that are just plain ugly? Wilmington Design Company has been sponsoring a contest for the past couple months, looking for the ugliest site on the web. Full story...
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Smithfield Packing, union agree on NC contract

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Smithfield Packing Co. and a union that worked for years to organize a huge North Carolina slaughterhouse say they have agreed on their first contract for the plant. Full story...
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NC city to refund $2.6M in business license fees

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North Carolina's largest city says it will refund to building contractors some $2.6 million in improperly collected business license fees. Full story...
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NC sheriff tells town to pay for patrols

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A North Carolina sheriff whose deputies are patrolling a town whose police department has been stripped of power says he must be paid for the service by July 1. Full story...
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NC House would give tax delay to contractors

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Contractors with unsold homes would get more time to pay property taxes on them in a bill approved by North Carolina lawmakers. Full story...
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NC teenager hospitalized with rare infection

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A 14-year-old North Carolina boy is hospitalized with a rare infection that cost him part of his nose and five teeth after swimming in a local lake. Full story...
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Sex ed curriculum gets final OK in NC Legislature

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The Legislature has given its final approval to changes in North Carolina's sex education curriculum in public schools for young teenagers. Full story...
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NO PORT discusses environmental impact, announces contest winner

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videoThe group NO PORT Southport met Thursday night to discuss the environmental impacts of the proposed port in Brunswick County Folks who attended had the chance to hear from a panel of environmental professionals and find out the winner of a contest sponsored by the group. Full story...
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Bitsy Corbett passes away at 91

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The matriarch of a prominent Wilmington family has died. Albert Corbett said his mother, Elizabeth "Bitsy" Corbett lived at Airlie Gardens starting in 1960. Full story...
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Have you been pronouncing Camp Lejeune correctly?

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Pop quiz: What's the name of the big Marine Corps base in Onslow County? Camp Lejeune, right?

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High School Musical takes to the stage

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videoHigh School Musical fans are in for a treat this weekend. Thanks in part to a grant from the Brunswick Arts Council, High School Musical is coming to Odell Williamson Auditorium. Full story...
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