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Pender Co. company earns top honor for commitment to worker safety
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 4:00pm.

videoThe NC Department of Labor awarded a Pender County company with a top honor today. Wilmington Box Company received the SHARP award for its safety and health conditions for workers.

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State Fair ride involved in accident not slated for Cape Fear Fair & Expo
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/25/2013 - 2:30pm.

videoA ride involved in an accident at the North Carolina State Fair in Raleigh last night is not scheduled to be part of the Cape Fear Fair & Expo in Wilmington. Cape Fear Fair & Expo manager Skip Watkins says the Vortex ride involved in last night's accident has never been to the fair in Wilmington and was not among the rides scheduled to be part of this year's event, which runs Nov. 1-10.

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Berry won't run for US Senate against Hagan
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 12:02pm.

North Carolina Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry says she will pass on a chance to run for Kay Hagan's US Senate seat next year because she does not want to leave the state and loves her current job.

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NC council approves lease to create Dix park
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 12:31pm.

The North Carolina Council of State has approved a plan to convert the Dorothea Dix Hospital campus in Raleigh into a new city park.

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Officials discuss safety at NC State Fair
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 7:48am.

Agriculture and labor officials will talk about safety at the NC State Fair on the day the fair opens in Raleigh. Last year, 25 visitors were sickened by e. coli bacteria.

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PPP: McCrory holds lead over Dalton, other state races tighter than 2008
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/08/2012 - 11:33am.

A new poll by Raleigh-based Public Policy Polling finds little has changed in the race for North Carolina governor. In PPP's newest poll, Pat McCrory holds a seven-point lead over Walter Dalton, 45-38.

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