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ONLY ON 3: Downtown residents say new crosswalk on 3rd Street isn't safe

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videoA stretch of 3rd Street in Downtown Wilmington home to schools, churches, kids and pets was in desperate need of a crosswalk. A new, state-of-the-art crosswalk is supposed to allow people to cross the street, but so far that's not the case. Full story...
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WFD offers child safety seat checks

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Each year, 975 passengers under the age of 14 die in car accidents. This week the Wilmington Fire Department will conduct child passenger seat checks to educate parents about the importance of using child restraints correctly. Full story...
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UNCW students offer hugs

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video If you spent any time on the UNC Wilmington campus today, you may have gotten a hug from a group of Seahawk huggers. Full story...
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City to remove scaffolding from leaning building

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The building was condemned back in January after the facade pulled away from the front wall and the southside sidewalk started to cave in. Full story...
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Bridge painting may slow traffic

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Painting began yesterday on the bridge and will last until September 30. The NCDOT is planning to close one lane inbound and one lane of outbound traffic to allow for work. Full story...
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Jury selection continues in murder trial

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video Before jury selection began in Anthony Pierce's murder trial, the judge set ground rules on how the trial would run. Full story...
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Pender County candidates face off tonight

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Candidates in primary races for sheriff, County Commission and the school board will participate in tonight's forum. Full story...
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Boaters get new access to water

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Trail's End Park is located on Whiskey Creek off Masonboro Loop Road on the site of the former Trail's End Restaurant. Full story...
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Man killed, woman hurt in I-40 crash

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A 19-year-old man is dead and a 19-year-old woman is in the hospital after a wreck this morning on I-40. Full story...
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Trial begins in police officer's death

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video It's been more than a year since Wilmington Police officer Richard Matthews died after crashing into a tree during a high-speed chase. Today jury selection is underway in the trial of the man who led that chase, Anthony Pierce. He faces several charges, including second-degree murder. Full story...
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