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Cooper wants more NC schools to get bus cameras

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A panel of lawmakers, safety advocates and health professionals back North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper's proposal to install more cameras on school buses. Cooper says the cameras will deter drivers from skirting around them as they pick up or unload students. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: DPI releases RBA salary info marked 'confidential,' 'trade secret'

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The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has released to several media outlets including WWAY salary information submitted by a Leland-based educational management company for employees who work at four area charter schools even though it was submitted as confidential trade secrets. Full story...
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26-year-old female polar bear dies at NC Zoo

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Officials at the North Carolina Zoo say Patches, its 26-year-old female polar bear, has died after several weeks of declining health. General curator Ken Reininger and senior veterinarian Dr. J.B. Minter said a necropsy, which is an animal autopsy, showed Patches had an extensive lung mass suggestive of lung cancer. Full story...
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26-year-old female polar bear dies at NC Zoo

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Officials at the North Carolina Zoo say Patches, its 26-year-old female polar bear, has died after several weeks of declining health. General curator Ken Reininger and senior veterinarian Dr. J.B. Minter said a necropsy, which is an animal autopsy, showed Patches had an extensive lung mass suggestive of lung cancer. Full story...
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Veterans get feisty with the VA in Wilmington

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videoThere was a feisty meeting at the VA clinic Monday night in Wilmington. The VA is holding these meetings to get feedback from veterans about what they are doing right and what they could improve on. Full story...
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DANCE FOR LIFE: Team Victoria and Daniel

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video Our own Daniel Seamans is competing in the November 22nd "Dance for Life" during the Women of Hope Diamonds and Champagne Hope Ball. A vote for Team Victoria and Daniel will in turn benefit Women of Hope's mission to support women with cancer and their families. Here's a sneak peek at what's in store! Full story...
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UNCW men's soccer team to host NCAA Tournament game on Thursday

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videoUNCW has earned its first at-large berth to the NCAA Tournament and will host Patriot League champion Bucknell in a first-round game at 7 p.m. Thursday at the UNCW Soccer Stadium. We attended a bracket viewing party on Monday when the pairings were released. Full story...
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Hickey requests recount in New Hanover Commission race

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videoThe race for New Hanover County Commission is not over yet. The Board of Elections says Republican Derrick Hickey has requested a recount in the election. Full story...
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Two hurt in afternoon shooting

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videoWilmington Police are investigating a shooting that happened in Wilmington this afternoon. Police say two people were shot and taken to the hospital. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Former Brunswick pastor pleads guilty to child sex offense

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video A former Brunswick County minister will spend 12 to 15 years in prison following a plea deal on child sex offense charges. Full story...
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Three arrested after year-long heroin investigation

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videoInvestigators with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office arrest three on heroin-related charges. Full story...
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Four dead after car fleeing deputies in Robeson Co. hits school bus

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videoInvestigators say four people are dead after a car running from deputies in Robeson County hit a school bus head on. There were no students on board at the time. Full story...
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STORMTRACK 3: Tornado Watch canceled for several counties

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WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The National Weather Service has canceled a Tornado Watch for Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, Onslow, and Duplin Counties Monday. A watch means conditions are favorable for tornado development. Full story...
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Deadlines approaching for Leland holiday street parking permits

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videoThere's nothing like a house full of family and friends for the holidays, but in Leland that means you may need to permits for those guests to park on the street in front of your house, and time is running out. Full story...
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