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Candidate supporters zip tie signs to road signs
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 4:41pm.

videoAs we get closer to next week’s primary, streets are covered with campaign signs. Dr. Derrick Hickey’s supporters got creative and zip tied some of his to street signs.

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Tree trimming to close part of Market next week
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/09/2014 - 3:00pm.

The NCDOT will shut down a busy stretch of Market St. in Wilmington most of next week. Crews will trim the trees along Market from 17th St. to 23rd St. Monday through Thursday. Market will be closed daily from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. as they work.

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Area airports get funding through state program
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 2:44pm.

Wilmington International Airport and Jacksvonille's Albert J. Ellis Airport are getting some financial help from a state program.

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NCDOT discusses ferry toll increase proposal
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 11:37pm.

video In 2013 the North Carolina General Assembly gave the ferry system an ultimatum to increase fee’s and raise more money or compete for money from the general fund like every other mode of transportation.

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Ice causing big problems on area roadways
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 11:24pm.

videoThe snowy and icy conditions are causing a lot of crashes all around the region. Some usually busy roads have been shut down or seen traffic grind to a halt.

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DOT ready with salt for icy fight on the roads
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 7:14pm.

videoThe North Carolina DOT is working to deal with icy roads. They have been using a limited amount of brine on the roads because of the rain, but 335 tons of salt fill the warehouses at the maintenance yard in Castle Hayne.

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Ice freezes some local deliveries, accelerates others
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 01/30/2014 - 11:23pm.

video With many of the roads in Southeastern North Carolina resembling ice rinks some companies have decided the risk of driving isn’t worth the reward, but that’s not stopping restaurants from delivering any way they can.

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Road conditions deteriorate as night falls
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 11:31pm.

video The temperature has yet to get above freezing, but crews are giving it their all to make sure the major roads in Southeastern North Carolina stay open.

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DOT already busy getting roads ready for storm threat
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 5:29pm.

videoSoutheastern North Carolina is bracing for what could be a winter weather mess. Meanwhile the Department of Transportation has been busy preparing to keep the roads safe.

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NCDOT sets hearings to discuss proposed ferry toll hikes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/22/2014 - 3:14pm.

The NCDOT has scheduled four public meetings next month, including one in Southport, to discuss establishing or changing rates for some of the state's ferries.

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