New Hanover County Commission
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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Brian Berger arrested in Avery County
Submitted by on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 8:43pm.

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is in trouble with the law again.

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Taxes on the rise, some local leaders frustrated
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 06/09/2014 - 9:40pm.

videoThe county's 'credit card' bill so to speak is getting higher and higher with that cost eventually passed onto the taxpayer. Some local leaders feel the spending is out of control. Meanwhile, others feel new spending on the horizon is a cost we all just have to bear.

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Chamber not happy with Commissioners Dawson and Barfield's vote on Special Use Permit changes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/03/2014 - 2:36pm.

Last night’s vote adds another hurdle to overcome in an already difficult business climate. From year-end 2002 to year-end 2012, New Hanover County lost 1,987 manufacturing jobs, 26% of our manufacturing base.

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New Hanover Co. school bonds in, permitting changes out
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 06/02/2014 - 10:29pm.

videoHundreds of people showed up at tonight's New Hanover County Commission meeting. On the agenda, everything from school bonds to special use permits.

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Commissioner White wants Commissioner Berger's robo-calls investigated
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 3:40pm.

New Hanover Commissioner Woody White has requested an investigation into robo-calls sent earlier this week ahead of Tuesday's elections apparently by Commissioner Brian Berger.

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Three New Hanover County Commission candidates pass threshold, only two advance
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 3:46am.

Three candidates passed the 20-percent threshold to win the Republican nomination for New Hanover County Commission, but only two can advance.

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County Commission approves funding for Carolina Beach renourishment, passes on moving up Kure Beach plan
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 8:35pm.

videoNew Hanover County will chip in nearly $2 million for beach renourishment at Carolina Beach, but commissioners tonight took no action on a plan to move up a project for Kure Beach.

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Commissioner Berger leaves comment on story about where he's been the last few months
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/02/2014 - 1:23pm.

I will take a Polygraph. WWAY and the Wilmington Star-News "reporters" won't. Anyone who wants to see the message from the Star-News, Ashley Withers, "Lie and tell me what my bosses want for the story or I will, with their direction, make something up." That's the Star-News attitude.

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