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New Hanover County News

CB Town Council meeting to discuss speed limits, Freeman Park fees

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videoAt a regularly scheduled town council meeting, Carolina Beach leaders will discuss, among many topics, lowering the speed limit in one area and increasing the fees of access passes to a popular beach among campers. Full story...
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Car hits hydrant on Carolina Beach Road

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videoFor the second time in less than a week, a car has taken out a fire hydrant in Wilmington. Full story...
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Hurricane Hazel town hall meeting tonight marks storm's 60th anniversary

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videoWWAY Chief Meteorologist Scott Dean will be there presenting about the impact Hazel had on the Port City. The Hazel Town Hall meeting is from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cape Fear Museum on Market Street in Wilmington. Full story...
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Police arrest man they say shot at several people on porch Friday

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videoWilmington Police arrested a man they say shot at several people standing on the front porch of their home Friday night. Full story...
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Man arrested for deadly hit and run

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Wilmington Police have made an arrest in this weekend's fatal hit and run. Richard Pait, 24, of Bladenboro is booked in the New Hanover County jail on a $20,000 bond. Full story...
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US House candidates talk issues at forum

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Candidates for the 7th District US House seat talked about the issues at a candidate forum Monday night.video Full story...
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FIT MINUTE: Practicing good posture

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videoSitting at work all day long, perhaps hunched at a desk for hours at a time, isn't great for your posture. WWAY's Helen Holt shows us some helpful exercises in this weeks Fit Minute. Full story...
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Victim: Bullets hit home, one goes through wall

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videoWith three shootings happening this past weekend alone, it seems like gun violence is back on the rise in the Port City. Full story...
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Evangelous pulls out of Savannah chief search

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videoRalph Evangelous will stay in Wilmington for the time being. A news release from the Wilmington Police Department late this afternoon says Chief Evangelous pulled out of the process to find a new chief in Savannah Friday. Full story...
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Former New Hanover deputy pleads guilty to drug charges

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videoThe former lieutenant with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office pleaded guilty to drug charges Monday. Full story...
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Armed robbery reported in Downtown Wilmington

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videoWilmington Police are investigating an armed robbery downtown. Full story...
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First gay couple married in New Hanover County

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videoA federal judge's decision to strike down gay marriage in North Carolina came down too late Friday afternoon for gay couples in our area to get marriage licenses and get married, but several couples wasted no time this morning. Full story...
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D.C. Virgo teacher charged with DWI, driving 103 mph

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A New Hanover County Schools teacher was arrested near Leland Saturday and charged with DWI. Trooper Sanders said William Bessmer was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle and had been traveling at 103 mph in a 55-mph work zone. Full story...
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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash identified

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Wilmington Police have released the name of a man killed in a hit-and-run crash last night. Full story...
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Body found in Cape Fear River

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videoA body has been found at the Cape Fear River. Wilmington Police have not yet identified the victim. Full story...
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