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UPDATE: Brian Berger back in New Hanover County to face probation violations
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/11/2014 - 10:58pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is back in Wilmington and being held in the New Hanover County Jail under $300,000 bond. He is due in court Thursday afternoon.

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Few primary challenges for area legislators
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Fri, 02/28/2014 - 4:08pm.

If you head to the polls in southeastern North Carolina this spring for primary elections, there's a good chance you won't see races for the General Assembly on your ballot. There are three senate districts and seven house districts that cover Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover and Pender counties. But of those 10 districts, only three will have a primary May 6.

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Back in GOP, LaNasa to run for NC Senate
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:01pm.

Justin LaNasa is back in the Republican Party and running for office again. He switched back to the GOP in July, according to the New Hanover County Board of Elections, and today filed to run for the 9th District NC Senate seat Thom Goolsby is leaving.

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Republicans nominate Hickey for New Hanover Commission
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 12/13/2012 - 11:09pm.

videoAfter coming close to winning the seat outright during the November election, Derrick Hickey has been given a second chance at filling the void on the New Hanover County Commission.

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Gott not allowed to vote in New Hanover Co.
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 10:22pm.

video A woman who was once the top nominee to fill a vacancy on the New Hanover County Commission is now not allowed to vote or hold public office in the county.

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Elections Board schedules 2nd hearing on Gott's residency
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 7:24pm.

videoThe controversy surrounding Melissa Gott's nomination to the New Hanover County Commission is still not over. At a meeting tonight, the county Board of Elections decided to hold another full hearing on Gott's residency status.

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LaNasa challenges Gott's residency
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 3:42pm.

Business owner Justin LaNasa has challenged Melissa Gott's residency with the Board of Elections. According to the paperwork he turned in, LaNasa claims Gott is not a resident of the county, city or voting precinct she claims.

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LaNasa calls out GOP leaders, quits party after election loss
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/09/2011 - 11:57pm.

A day after losing to incumbent Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo, Justin LaNasa is calling out another political leader. In an e-mail this afternoon thanking supporters for their help on his campaign, LaNasa said he will leave "the Republican Party due to its lack of leadership, efforts and knowledge." LaNasa encouraged his supporters to follow his lead.

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Candidate profile: Justin LaNasa
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 10:58pm.

video Early voting is underway, and Election Day is next week. So WWAY wants you to meet the candidates for Wilmington Mayor. We sat down with Justin LaNasa, who says it is time for new leadership.

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ONLY ON 3: LaNasa blames Saffo supporters for damaging signs
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:55pm.

videoPolitical campaigns often inspire supporters to pull some dirty tricks in the run-up to Election Day. Among the most common is campaign signs damaged or even stolen. Many times there is no proof, but one candidate for Wilmington Mayor caught a vandal on video.

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