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Sweepstakes café owners speak out on license fees

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It will cost 24-hour establishments $3,000 per machine per year to operate. For businesses open between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m., it will cost $2,000 per machine per year. Full story...
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Titan breaks silence on superior court ruling

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Titan America issued a statement Wednesday, May 5, calling a recent court decision to apply a lengthy environmental review to its proposal in Castle Hayne “regrettable” - reports the Lumina News. Full story...
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VOTE 2010: NC Sen. Boseman doesn't advance in judge's primary

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Unofficial election results Tuesday show Julia Boseman finishing third among four candidates. The top two vote-getters - Chad Hogston and Robin Wicks Robinson - will face each other in November. Full story...
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Third rabies case reported in New Hanover County

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Animal control authorities say the third confirmed case of rabies for 2010 in New Hanover County occurred when a pet dog fought with a raccoon at a Middle Sound Loop Road residence. Full story...
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Live Twitter Updates from Pierce Trial

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Get Ramon's exclusive live updates from the courtroom by following us on Twitter - www.Twitter.com/wway Full story...
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VOTE 2010: Crowded New Hanover commission field narrowed

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Now that the New Hanover Co. sales tax increase has passed, the question is: who will be on the commission to deal with the budget. It was a crowded race with four Democrats and seven Republicans seeking the two nominations for each party. Full story...
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VOTE 2010: New Hanover voters pass sales tax hike

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The New Hanover County sales tax referendum passed Tuesday, barely. We talked to County Commission chair Jason Thompson, and he laid it out in true Thompson fashion. Full story...
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VOTE 2010: Goolsby beats Lee in state Senate race

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Thom Goolsby will face Democrat James Leutze in the general election in November. Full story...
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VOTE 2010: Pope upsets Gore in DA race

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With all three counties reporting, Butch Pope has pulled off perhaps the biggest upset of the night by beating Rex Gore for the Democratic nomination for District Attorney in the 13th Judicial District. Full story...
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Gulf oil problem could be ours

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video Experts say the longer oil continues to leak, the greater the chance, albeit slim, that it could make it's way out of the Gulf and up the East Coast. Full story...
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