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Vote 2014

Crowded field of 7 vies for 4 open New Hanover School Board seats

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videoThree incumbents and four challengers are vying for four seats on the New Hanover County School Board. It's historical perspective against new ideas. Full story...
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Long lines as early voting starts

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videoFrom now until Nov. 1, registered voters can cast their ballot at any early voting site in their county. It all started this morning. Full story...
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School leader explains need for $160 million bond

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videoNew Hanover County voters have the choice to pass a $160 million school bond this election season. The money would fund 14 projects across the county, including a new elementary school, renovations to existing schools and technology updates. Full story...
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Pender sheriff candidate's DWI case continued to after Election Day

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videoPender County Sheriff candidate Scott Lawson was back in court on charges of DWI and reckless driving, but a judge continued the case until after Election Day. Full story...
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Chief justice debate missing a candidate

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videoCandidates for state Supreme Court Chief Justice were scheduled to debate Tuesday in Brunswick County, but only one showed. Brunswick County Resident Superior Court Judge Ola Lewis and newly-appointed Chief Justice Mark Martin were slated to debate this evening, but Martin decided not to show up and send a surrogate instead. Full story...
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State Superintendent Dr. June Atkinson tours schools, speaks about lottery and taxes

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videoState Department of Public Instruction Superintendent Dr. June Atkinson visited Bladen County schools Tuesday. Bladen County is one of three counties in the area asking voters to help pay for school improvements in the upcoming election. Full story...
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Three candidates vying to replace McIntyre in Congress

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videoIt's the first time the job has been open since 1997, and three men are vying for the position Rep. Mike McIntyre leaves behind. Full story...
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Sen. Hagan visits Wilmington, speaks about Medicare, debates and Ebola

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videoSenator Kay Hagan made a stop in the Port City to speak to seniors about the future of Medicare and Social Security. Full story...
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McMahon, Vaughn square off in race for New Hanover Sheriff

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video Sheriff Ed McMahon and challenger Jason Vaughn discuss the state of the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office. Full story...
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US House candidates talk issues at forum

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Candidates for the 7th District US House seat talked about the issues at a candidate forum Monday night.video Full story...
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Barfield, Casteen to meet in US House candidate debate Monday

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video WWAY NewsChannel 3 and HQR News 91.3 FM are hosting another candidate forum Monday. This time for the US House 7th District race to see who will replace Rep. Mike McIntyre in Washington. Full story...
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Final US Senate debate features underdog

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videoThe third and final scheduled debate for the US Senate seat held by Democrat Kay Hagan was once again a jab-trading event. However, Thursday's showdown in Wilmington featured the underdog, who finally got a chance to take the stage. Full story...
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JUST IN: Judge in NC gay marriage case denies delay

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videoA federal judge overseeing a pair of challenges to North Carolina's gay marriage ban has denied a motion from lawyers for Republican legislative leaders seeking more than a weeklong delay in the case. Chief U.S. District Court Judge William Osteen Jr. in Greensboro issued a ruling late Thursday denying a request from House Speaker Thom Tillis and Senate leader Phil Berger that they be given until Oct. 17 to prepare arguments supporting their motion to intervene in the case. Instead, Osteen gave them until noon Friday. Full story...
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Democrats add to complaints of NC political groups

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The number of legal complaints against North Carolina political groups grows as Election Day approaches. The state Democratic Party said Thursday it's asked the Federal Election Commission to examine Carolina Rising, which has run ads praising Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis. Full story...
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Voter registration deadline Friday

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videoTomorrow is your last chance to register to vote in November's election. A US Supreme court decision yesterday blocked a federal appeals court ruling that would have restored same-day registration in North Carolina this fall. Full story...
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