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Front Street open to traffic Friday

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Crews are putting the finishing touches on the Front Street improvement project today and will open the street to traffic on Friday afternoon, three weeks ahead of schedule. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Deputy speaks out as Bladen County Sheriff tries to cover tracks

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videoAfter speaking with WWAY Wednesday afternoon, Sheriff Earl Storms called a special meeting with his deputies. One of the officers who attended that meeting says he's had enough of the political games. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Interim Bladen County Sheriff can't seem to get his story straight; Commissioners may try to terminate him

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video Earl Storms fired five of his deputies Tuesday moments after being sworn in as Interim Sheriff. But when asked why, he told us one story - and another TV station another.... Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Did state make mistake that could cost New Hanover $1 million?

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video We reported last night the county was moving forward to certify the vote after the state formally notified former County Commission candidate Justin LaNasa by mail that his appeal of the vote had been denied. We have now learned that the way LaNasa was served by mail may not be adequate under the law. Full story...
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Tourists spotted body in river, called 911

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video A couple vacationing from Raleigh told us they were walking along the Riverwalk in Downtown Wilmington Sunday. They looked into the river about 20 feet from the Hilton, and saw Joanne Dacuno floating face down. Full story...
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Brunswick County cracking down on roadside vendors

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You could soon see fewer people selling things on the side of the road in one area county. Brunswick County is cracking down on roadside stands. Full story...
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Bladen residents, visitors outraged at interim Sheriff's moves

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video The sudden changes in the Bladen County Sheriff's Office are catching the attention of people who live there. Tonight, many are fired up and speaking out. Full story...
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School stadium light poles recalled

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For the second time in less than a year, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a warning about light poles used at many school stadiums around the country, including in our area. Full story...
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14 DWI cases dismissed after officer resigns

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More than a dozen DWI cases lost, because a cop quit the Southport Police Department. The officer resigned in the face of an investigation by the SBI. Now Brunswick County prosecutors are dealing with the set-back. Full story...
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New Hanover Co. confirms sixth case of rabies

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New Hanover County Animal Control authorities have confirmed the sixth case of rabies so far this year. A Mimosa Place family reported their three dogs had fought and killed a wild raccoon on Monday. Full story...
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