Elections
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VOTE 2010: Brunswick Co. has highest early voting numbers in state
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 10/20/2010 - 9:45am.

video Election Day is just days away but voters are already taking advantage of early voting opportunities. Some of the hottest campaigns for Congress and state and local offices are in Brunswick County and the early voting numbers are reflecting those races.

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Brunswick County candidate forum
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Mon, 10/11/2010 - 10:21pm.

Monday night's Congressional candidate debate was quickly followed by a forum for other candidates.

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Close voting raises issue of runoffs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/05/2010 - 5:07pm.

videoWith several tight races in the New Hanover County elections last night, there were questions about whether runoffs would be necessary.

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Wilmington businessman enters plea on campaign violations
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 05/04/2010 - 4:45pm.

video In New Hanover County court today, businessman Rusty Carter was convicted of skirting the law to funnel money to high-profile Democrats.

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Saffo holds Wilmington mayor's office, Council gets two new faces
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/03/2009 - 6:31pm.

videoIt was a tough night for incumbent mayors in Oak Island, Southport and Wrightsville Beach. Meanwhile, Bill Saffo held on to the mayor's office in Wilmington.

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A look at the major names on the November election ballot
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/17/2009 - 5:09pm.

videoFriday was the deadline to file for November's elections. Candidates had until noon to throw their hat in ring. Here is a look at some major races and the names you will see on the ballot.

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Saffo, Haynes filing for re-election
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 12:06pm.

Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo headed to the New Hanover County Board of Elections office around eleven Monday morning to file for re-election. Wilmington City Council member Margaret Haynes will also file with the board of elections Monday.

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New citizen votes because of Obama
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/05/2008 - 4:55pm.

A Wilmington woman who just became a U.S. citizen is celebrating the Obama victory.

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Columbus County exceeding voting expectations
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/04/2008 - 7:15pm.

videoBladen and Columbus counties had slow but steady voter turnout Tuesday, with quite a few of the voters casting a ballot for the very first time.

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Cafe in Southport offering partisan presidential menu
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/04/2008 - 5:23pm.

videoA local eatery spiced things up this Election Day. Taylor's Cafe in Southport offered up Obama burgers and McCain grinders as part of their special menu.

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