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Columbus Co. man gets 6 month jail sentence after killing friend in crash
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Wed, 02/06/2013 - 1:24pm.

video A Clarkton man pleaded guilty Wednesday in a fatal drunken driving crash that claimed the life of his friend in May. Nicholas Kent Wilkson, 20,entered the guilty pleas Columbus County Superior Court to felony death by motor vehicle and driving while impaired.

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Woman flips car, cited for DWI
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/22/2013 - 10:49pm.

The Wilmington Police Department responded to a single-car crash earlier tonight just inside the city limits close to Motts Creek.

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Berger drives to court on suspended license, case continued
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 1:29pm.

video New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger had his court case for a DWI charge continued this morning. Berger is due back in court April 24.

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FIRST ON 3: Berger says he wasn't drunk despite 0.08 blood alcohol content
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/03/2013 - 9:33pm.

video New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger's blood alcohol content was at the legal limit for drivers following his arrest for DWI according to a report from the Wilmington Police Department's Crime Laboratory obtained by WWAY NewsChannel 3.

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Grandmother, mother killed in Matthews wreck
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/27/2012 - 10:43am.

A Matthews man has been charged with driving while impaired after a wreck that killed a Charlotte grandmother and her daughter.

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Wilmington Fire battalion chief charged with DWI
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2012 - 4:06pm.

video A Wilmington Fire Department battalion chief is off the job after being arrested on a drunk driving charge. Wilmington Police arrested James Casteen Sunday night on a DWI charge.

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FIRST ON 3: Brian Berger arrested for DWI, colleagues respond
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 12/18/2012 - 10:25pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger was arrested again this morning. This time for driving while impaired. Wilmington Police arrested Berger in downtown Wilmington around 2 a.m.

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FIRST ON 3: Hear woman's call to 911 demanding $300k to end chase
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 11:59pm.

videoA woman sent deputies on a high speed chase overnight in Supply, and asks 911 for $300,000 to pull over.

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NTSB: Require ignition locks for all drunk drivers
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:44pm.

video A federal safety board is recommending that all states require ignition interlock devices for convicted drunk drivers, including first-time offenders.

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Holiday 'Booze It & Lose It' kicks off today
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/07/2012 - 8:45am.

State Transportation Secretary Gene Conti announced today that state and local law enforcement officers will be out in force as part of the Holiday "Booze It & Lose It" campaign. Checkpoints and stepped-up patrols will be conducted beginning today through Wednesday, Jan. 2, across North Carolina in an effort to remove impaired drivers from the roads.

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