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FIRST ON 3: New Hanover Co. elections director jailed for assault on female
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:17pm.

videoNew Hanover County's elections director will spend the rest of the weekend in jail after being arrested Saturday night.

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WWAY NewsChannel 3 named Best Newscast in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/15/2014 - 6:35pm.

videoFor the second year in a row, WWAY NewsChannel 3 has been named Best Newscast in North Carolina. The AP Award was one of seven awards WWAY received during a luncheon at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday

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Oak Island Town Manager stepping down in spring
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 4:05pm.

video Oak Island will soon need a new town manager. Steve Foster says he plans to step down at the end of March.

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Three races still tight after vote canvass
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:41pm.

video Canvass results from last week's election show candidates for one local race are still separated by just a few votes.

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FIRST ON 3: Caswell Beach mayor stripped of powers amid financial questions
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:12pm.

video Caswell Beach commissioners have stripped the town's mayor of his powers as questions arise about his involvement in a lobbying effort for Brunswick County's beach towns.

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NC county election boards reviewing vote totals today
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:41am.

Election workers are moving closer to making official the results of this month's North Carolina general election. Boards of election in all 100 counties were slated to meet Friday morning for what's called the canvass.

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McCrory sues legislators over coal ash commission
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 5:07pm.

video Gov. Pat McCrory and two of his predecessors have sued Republican leaders at the North Carolina Legislature over the makeup of the state's new Coal Ash Management Commission.

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NAACP holds post-election news conference, urges emergency Medicaid meeting
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 11/12/2014 - 1:38pm.

video Rev. Dr. William Barber and other NAACP officials held a news conference in Wilmington this morning, urging Governor Pat McCrory and Senator-elect Thom Tillis to meet about Medicaid expansion.

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NC legislature may not be over for this year
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/10/2014 - 3:53pm.

The General Assembly's work may not be over this year if Gov. Pat McCrory believes replenishing a critical economic recruitment tool in North Carolina can't wait until January.

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Rep. Mike McIntyre donates Congressional papers to UNCW
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:53am.

videoAt an event at UNCW's Randall Library Monday, Rep. Mike McIntyre donated his Congressional papers and memorabilia, in anticipation of his retirement from the US House.

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