Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
2 weeks ago
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Wilmington council to consider chipping in for $300,000 rail move study

Wilmington City Council next week will consider spending money to look into possibly moving a rail line out of the city.
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
4 weeks ago
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Wilmington planners want to move rail lines

The train system in Wilmington runs right through the city's heart, and leaders say rail service is only going to increase in coming years.
RailroadTracks
2 months ago
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Company buys Whiteville-Myrtle Beach rail line

A Kentucky company is buying a closed railroad company that operated a line between Myrtle Beach and Whiteville.
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3 months ago
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North Carolina reminds people stay away from railroad tracks

The N.C. Department of Transportation is warning people to stay off of railroad tracks following the deaths of 9 people who have been hit by trains so far this year.
Witness: Truck on tracks for 8 minutes before Amtrak crash
6 months ago
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Witness: Truck on tracks for 8 minutes before Amtrak crash

A huge truck with a state trooper escort was stuck in a railroad crossing with time enough to alert approaching trains, but there's no indication that Amtrak was warned before a passenger train crashed into the truck and injured 55 people.
Car hits train at Wilmington crossing with no warning signals
2 years ago
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Car hits train at Wilmington crossing with no warning signals

A driver that hit a train with his car while trying to cross a Wilmington railroad crossing says he misjudged how far the train was away, dispatchers say.
UPDATE: Name released in deadly motorcycle, tractor trailer crash
2 years ago
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UPDATE: Name released in deadly motorcycle, tractor trailer crash

Police are investigating a crash between a motorcycle and tractor trailer that left one person dead in downtown Wilmington Sunday night.
Amtrak offers bus service to link Wilmington to railroad
3 years ago
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Amtrak offers bus service to link Wilmington to railroad

Starting tomorrow you can catch a bus in Wilmington that will take you right to the Amtrak station in Wilson. The next stop is your choice.
Wilmington OKs loading point for Amtrak bus service
3 years ago
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Wilmington OKs loading point for Amtrak bus service

Amtrak may have found a loading point in Wilmington for its buses. The city of Wilmington has given Amtrak permission to use a downtown intersection for a bus stop after Wave Transit rebuffed a request from Amtrak to use Forden Station.
Construction wraps up on Oleander Drive
3 years ago
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Construction wraps up on Oleander Drive

One road construction project in Wilmington wrapped up a little sooner than expected.