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Congressional candidate Keith Crisco dies days after primary
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:27pm.

videoKeith Crisco - who was battling former American Idol runner up Clay Aiken for the Democratic nomination in North Carolina's Second Congressional District - died suddenly at his home in Asheboro Monday.

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Probe launched into election-related phone calls
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:09pm.

The New Hanover County Board of Elections officially announced Monday its investigation into a series of "irregular" election-related recorded telephone calls.

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Commissioner White wants Commissioner Berger's robo-calls investigated
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 3:40pm.

New Hanover Commissioner Woody White has requested an investigation into robo-calls sent earlier this week ahead of Tuesday's elections apparently by Commissioner Brian Berger.

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NC Board of Election website error caused election day mess
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 4:55pm.

videoIt's your voice, your vote, but those votes went a little haywire last night due to a program error in the statewide voting results system.

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NC Elections director regrets web site errors
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 11:03am.

North Carolina's elections director is expressing regret that a programing error resulted in incorrect data for the number of precincts reporting results being displayed on the state's website as ballots were being counted.

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Rouzer, Barfield head for fall showdown for 7th District seat in Congress
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 8:01am.

videoRepublican David Rouzer gets another chance to win the North Carolina congressional district he lost two years ago by a razor-thin margin Rouzer won Tuesday's Republican primary against Woody White and Chris Andrade in the 7th Congressional District.

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McMahon looks to November after trouncing former boss
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 4:03am.

videoIn New Hanover County, the hottest race had to be the battle for sheriff, but it turned out not to be much of a battle at all on the Democratic side. Incumbent Ed McMahon beat his old boss Sid Causey by winning more than 80 percent of the vote.

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DA keeps seat in Brunswick, Bladen and Columbus counties
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 3:57am.

Jon David will keep his seat as District Attorney in Brunswick, Bladen, and Columbus counties. David won the Republican primary with 59% of the vote over Attorney Ryan Smithwick.

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Three New Hanover County Commission candidates pass threshold, only two advance
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 3:46am.

Three candidates passed the 20-percent threshold to win the Republican nomination for New Hanover County Commission, but only two can advance.

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Quarter-cent sales tax increase fails in Brunswick County, BHI approves beach bond
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 3:45am.

There will be no quarter-cent sales tax increase in Brunswick County, but voters in Bald Head Island did approve bonds to protect the island's beaches.

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