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Alligator in pond has neighbors concerned

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Another gator is on the loose. This time a real one in a Monkey Junction neighborhood. Full story...
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CFCC charts course for Build-a-Boat event

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The event is open to the public. It allows teams of amateur boat builders to build their own boat in just one day. All the teams are guided by a student boat building mentor. Full story...
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Students wrap up business camp by pitching ideas

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Campers presented their final projects: board games they had to design and market themselves. Awards were presented for the top projects. Full story...
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Monkey Junction residents not happy as annexation moves closers

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videoMany residents and business owners say they don't want to be a part of Wilmington because they don't need the extra services the city can provide, and they definitely don't need the extra taxes. Full story...
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Surfers hit Wrightsville Beach for weekend tournament

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videoWhat do California, South Carolina, New Jersey and Florida all have in common? They're missing some of their best pro surfers this weekend as contestants from those states are ripping the waves right here in our area. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach mayor wants towns to help combat alcohol problems

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The mayor suggests Wilmington and other beach towns join forces to enforce alcohol laws. Before that happens, the ABC Board would have to give the green light. Full story...
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Flag flap continues after Leland council's decision

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video According to the Leland town ordinance, a flag pole can't be more than 40 feet high, but the one at the Buy and Go gas station is 60 feet high, and even with the additional height council members are worried, when flown at half staff, this flag won't fly properly. Full story...
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Today’s Woman Conference to Explore “Being Resilient: The Dynamics of Adapting to New Challenges”

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The playing field has changed for women, especially in the workplace. The 3rd Annual Today’s Woman Conference and Expo will help attendees learn how to deal with the new roles, pressures and challenges that accompany change. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Photo of 'gator' missing at White Lake

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Although we had a most impressive sketch of a fake alligator missing in White Lake yesterday, a viewer sent us an actual picture of Wally so we can put a face to his name. Full story...
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New Hanover commissioners approve sales tax hike

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video More than two months after New Hanover County residents voted yes to a sales tax referendum, County Commissioners met this morning to to make it official. The sales tax will go into effect October 1.
Plus, read the letter Justin LaNasa sent to Jason Thompson demanding commissioners cease and desist... Full story...
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