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Weather ups and downs delay strawberry crop

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video A wacky winter and now a wild spring are giving North Carolina strawberry farmers a strange season. The state Agriculture Department says the season is shaping up to be a big one, but farmers in our area say it's starting late. Full story...
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WPD: Driver can't stay on target in Target parking lot

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WPD officers responded to a report of a van that had crashed into a guard rail behind Target. Witnesses reported seeing the injured driver leave the wrecked van and walk into the woods. Full story...
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Supply restaurant robbed; investigators looking for suspects

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Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are searching for suspect(s) involved in a breaking and entering to a business in Supply. R & R Seafood, located at 3 Fisherman Road, was broken into sometime between March 25th at approximately 3:00 pm and 10:00 am on March 26th. A significant amount of cash was removed from the business. Full story...
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Seminar: What it takes to vote

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Topics to be discussed will include voter registration, review of residency as defined for voting purposes and procedures for challenging voters both before and on election day. Full story...
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Have questions for New Hanover Co. Commission candidates? Send them in!

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The New Hanover County Senior Center is hosting a forum for County Commission candidates next week. We want to ask your questions. Full story...
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UPDATE: Thompson answers Airlie e-mails with tax pitch

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video Pressure to balance the budget is leaning heavily on New Hanover County Commission Chair Jason Thompson. The county is short some $14 million, and so apparently is Thompson's patience. Full story...
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Cape Fear Garden Club raises $90,000 for grants and scholarships during Azalea Festival

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The Cape Fear Garden club raised over $90,000 to give back to the Wilmington community by way of horticultural and beautification grants for public places in the New Hanover County area (including beaches), scholarships to UNCW and CFCC and support of Battery Island. Full story...
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CFPUA clarifies 'elderly and disabled' credit

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For a portion of our customers, CFPUA bills also include City of Wilmington stormwater and trash services and until September 2009, an ‘elderly and disabled’ credit was provided and funded by the City of Wilmington. Full story...
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Brunswick firefighters confess to setting fires

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Three Brunswick County volunteer firefighters are charged with setting the same fires they extinguished. According to Supply Volunteer Fire Department, some of the volunteers were coming in at early hours and sometimes staying the night at the fire department. Full story...
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Pre-schoolers' message in bottle lands in Africa

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video It took two years and thousands of miles at sea, but a group of local pre-schoolers has made contact with a couple in Africa by way of a message in a bottle. Full story...
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