State considering port in Southport, Leland
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/16/2012 - 10:59pm.

The State of North Carolina is still looking at Brunswick County as the potential home for a new deepwater port.

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Wilmington port preparing for severe weather
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/03/2008 - 4:29pm.

With all the big cranes and heavy equipment, the port of Wilmington has to start early in preparing for severe weather.

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Wilmington port prepares for expansion
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/22/2008 - 5:50pm.

videoThe port of Wilmington has supplied jobs and money locally and statewide for decades. Now it's trying to keep up with the pressure of rapid growth. By 2020 we will see big things from the North Carolina State Ports Authority.

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Port sets up new security precaution
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/03/2007 - 5:07pm.

The port has instituted yet another security precaution. Beginning Wednesday each container truck that leaves the Port of Wilmington will pass through a special device to detect nuclear and radiological materials.

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Port security main topic at special session
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/18/2007 - 4:19pm.

The Security Training Exercise Program brought state, local and federal agencies together to evaluate security problems and solutions at the port.

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Local ports offer good news on security
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/12/2007 - 5:19pm.

One day after remembering 9/11 comes good news about security for our ports. The Port of Morehead City Wednesday received $1.48 million of federal money.

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Port unsure about budget
Submitted by on Thu, 07/12/2007 - 4:07pm.

It's tough to run the port of Wilmington if you don't know what your budget is. And port managers are in the dark at the moment. Lawmakers in the House and Senate have yet to come to an agreement over next year's budget.

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