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City's low tax argument only part of equation

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In their arguments in favor of raising taxes, city officials say that they've only raised taxes once in the last decade, and that compared to the 10 largest cities in North Carolina, Wilmington has the second lowest tax rate. We did a little digging and found another relevant fact to consider. Full story...
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Free legal advice available Friday

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As part of the North Carolina Bar Association's statewide service day, volunteer attorneys will man phone banks from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Full story...
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Gang awareness program continues tonight

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The last "Gang 101" education session for New Hanover High Schools happens tonight. It begins at 6 p.m. at Hoggard High School. Full story...
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Man robs pharmacy; commits suicide with pills

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A man came into the drugstore and went to the pharmacy counter. He handed the cashier a note demanding a specific kind of prescription pills and saying that he did not have anything to lose. Full story...
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WB sand dredging project finished a week ahead of schedule

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“We all know the weather has been rough the last week in cold conditions. They worked 24 hours a day, they had a safe project and a quality project,” said project manager Bob Keistler, with the Army Corps. Full story...
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WPD: Man prank calls 911 to get roommate evicted

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Officers determined that the reporting party made up the entire story. After being involved in a dispute with the woman who rents the apartment, he called 911 and made the false claim in an attempt to get her evicted. Full story...
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Man stabbed multiple times

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The victim said after he passed the man, the man turned around and attacked him, stabbing him in the side. Full story...
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Wrightsville Ave. work to resume

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After several months of no work, construction will resume on the Wrightsville Avenue project. Full story...
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"Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown" this weekend

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The Wilmington/Cape Fear Coast Convention and Visitor's Bureau will host the 15th annual "Be a Tourist in Your Hometown" this weekend. Thirty-five Cape Fear attractions, including Screen Gems and Airlie Gardens, will participate in the event. Full story...
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NHRMC offer back pain seminar

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Dr. George Huffmon, a neurological surgeon at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, stopped by Good Morning Carolina to talk about one type of back surgery. Full story...
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