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ONLY ON 3: 12-foot alligator removed from Greenfield Lake

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Green turtles and green algae are things you expect to see during a stroll along the shores of Greenfield Lake. Today, though, a 12-foot alligator estimated to be around 600 pounds gave visitors a sight they'll never forget. Full story...
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Tall ship could cost city a tall price

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video A tall ship is apparently too tall for Downtown Wilmington. The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle was scheduled to sail in to town Friday and dock at the riverfront, but it's height has organizers scrambling for a back-up plan for visitors. Full story...
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Young entrepreneurs profit off produce

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video Some recent college grads are literally reaping the fruits of their labor. Chris Hutchens, Sven Wallin and Andrew Cameron put their college degrees on the back-burners and are now rookie entrepreneurs. Full story...
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Sidewalk Cafes and Business Opportunities at the New Convention Center

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The City of Wilmington will discuss downtown sidewalk cafes at the next council meeting Tuesday Night. Plus local businesses – including small, minority and women-owned businesses – are invited to attend a forum on business opportunities that will be available at the new Convention Center when it opens. Full story...
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CFPUA has 4th water line break in less than two weeks

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Another water line broke this weekend at Princess Place Drive and 30th Street. It's the fourth line for the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority to break in eleven days. Full story...
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Tanker crash shuts down NC 87 in Bladen County

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An early-morning accident involving two tanker trucks led to a big cleanup in Bladen County. It happened around 4:30 a.m. on NC 87 near the Cumberland County line. Full story...
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Wilmington Police investigating 2nd murder of the year

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The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the death of a 23-year-old Wilmington man on Sunday morning as a homicide, according to a statement from a department spokesperson. Full story...
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BBC visits Wilmington to profile non-profit project competing for $20,000

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video A crew from the BBC visited the Port City this weekend to profile a Wilmington-based non-profit trying to solve hunger around the world. The Full Belly Project distributes machinery molds to developing countries. It is up for the top prize in the BBC's World Challenge. Full story...
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Poplar Grove Plantation hosts 30th anniversary celebration

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This weekend Poplar Grove Plantation hosted a 30th anniversary celebration. It was the peanutiest day of the year. It was all about community, arts and, of course, peanuts. Full story...
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Cape Fear Community College graduates 750

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video It's the culmination of their college careers !! Graduation night at Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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