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New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet
New Hanover County manager to propose 5-cent property tax increase
New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet will recommend a 5-cent property tax increase in his proposed 2015-16 budget, which will be presented to the county commissioners Monday. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:04am
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WPD investigating armed CVS robbery
Wilmington Police say they are looking for a man accused of robbing a CVS. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 4:39pm
Wilmington man sentenced for fatal crash
A Wilmington man could spend nearly five years in prison for a crash that killed his friend last June. Thu, 04/16/2015 - 2:44am
U.S. Marshals arrest Supply man
U.S. Marshals arrested a Supply man Thursday after he attempted to flee from officers and almost hit an officer with his car, officials said. Fri, 04/10/2015 - 1:19am
Lottery winner takes more than $50,000 home to Winnabow
Brunswick County continues its lottery luck winning streak. Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:04am
BP station on South College Road robbed
A South College Road gas station was the scene of an armed robbery Friday evening, according to New Hanover County dispatch. Sat, 01/10/2015 - 2:36am
UPDATE: StarNews moves lawsuit against charter school group
The StarNews says it has not ended its lawsuit against a charter school group that operates four charter schools in the area. Tue, 12/09/2014 - 6:42pm
Record crowd attended 20th Cucalorus Festival
The Cucalorus Film Festival blew out the candles on its 20th anniversary Nov. 12-16 with the help of a record-breaking crowd. Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:33am
College cost for N.C. residents likely to increase
The cost for North Carolina residents to continue their education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington will likely increase in both 2015-16 and 2016-17. Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:46am
Report says captain ‘daydreaming’ when ferry ran aground
The captain of a Bald Head Island ferry likely was daydreaming at 9:15 a.m. Dec. 17 when the boat ran aground in the Cape Fear River near Battery Island, injuring 13 passengers and one crew member, according to a U.S. Coast Guard Report of Investigation. Tue, 10/21/2014 - 2:48am