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Day after search, wanted MS-13 gang member still on the loose
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 09/20/2013 - 4:36pm.

videoA member of the MS-13 gang is still on the loose after yesterday's manhunt near Mayfaire was called off. Now both law enforcement and neighbors are left wondering where he will turn up next.

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Feds end search for gang member near Mayfaire
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 2:42pm.

videoLaw enforcement has ended their search near Mayfaire for a suspect who ran while they were trying to serve warrants. Bob Becker, Resident Agent in Charge with the US Department of Homeland Security says the warrants are part of a Immigrations and Custom Enforcement case.

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McIntyre announces $310,032 in federal funds for Surf City Volunteer Fire Department
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 03/20/2013 - 5:31pm.

Congressman Mike McIntyre announced Wednesday that the Surf City Volunteer Fire Department has received $310,032 in federal funds for operations and safety improvements.

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Store's hazmat scare draws Customs, Homeland Security
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 03/15/2012 - 2:42pm.

video A scare at a Wilmington business this morning. Jugs of liquid found in a shipping container led to an evacuation, while police, US Customs and even Homeland Security got involved.

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Leland Fire Department's $1M grant to benefit whole county
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 3:33pm.

A $1 million federal grant for the Leland Fire Department will benefit the whole county. Leland got the Assistance to Firefighters grant on behalf of the Brunswick County Fire Chief's Association.

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Leland, Bald Head fire departments get federal money
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 4:02pm.

Two fire departments in Brunswick County are getting help from the federal government. Leland Fire Rescue and the Bald Head Island Fire Department are each getting money from the the US Department of Homeland Security for operations and safety improvements.

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Port to line river with surveillance cameras
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/29/2011 - 4:00pm.

Managers of North Carolina's state ports are looking to install surveillance gear along 22 miles of the Cape Fear River leading to Wilmington.

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Emergency Alert System test goes off with a hitch
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 11/09/2011 - 5:19pm.

The first ever nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System went across the air with a major hitch Wednesday.

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