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Truck named after 5-time cancer survivor
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 11/10/2012 - 6:23pm.

Sure we're used to seeing a big, red fire truck from time to time. But what about a bright, pink truck with signatures detailing its paint? "Guardians of the Ribbon" is an organization that supports women and their fight against cancer.

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NC rushes on deadline for online insurance market
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/09/2012 - 1:13pm.

North Carolina officials are rushing ahead of a looming deadline on how to create a new one-stop online shop to help people buy affordable health insurance.

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12-year-old E. Coli victim home from NC hospital
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/09/2012 - 10:46am.

A 12-year-old Cherryville boy who was hospitalized for more than a month because of an E. coli outbreak at the Cleveland County Fair is home.

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Wrightsville Beach approves state's first beach smoking ban
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 8:25am.

videoWrightsville Beach is the first beach town in North Carolina to ban smoking on the sand. Voters took to the polls and approved the ban that will likely go into full effect next spring by a margin of 65 percent for compared to just 35 percent against.

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Brunswick County horse tests positive for EEE
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 3:15pm.

A one-year-old Quarter horse colt that died in Brunswick County was confirmed as the 19th Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) positive horse in North Carolina for 2012 according to county health officials. North Carolina has experienced an active West Nile virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) activity this year.

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