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New Hanover County News

UPDATE: Police say man fired several shots at victim in vehicle

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Wilmington Police are investigating after they say a suspect fired several shots at a man while he was driving, hitting him once in the hand. Full story...
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WWAY SURPRISE SQUAD has no tricks, just treats, at the pumpkin patch

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videoHalloween is almost here, and that means pumpkins! Thanks to Perry's Emporium, our Surprise Squad was at it again. This time, we went to a famous pumpkin patch in Wilmington. Full story...
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McMahon, Vaughn square off in race for New Hanover Sheriff

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video Sheriff Ed McMahon and challenger Jason Vaughn discuss the state of the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office. Full story...
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NEW DETAILS: Victim identified in deadly fire

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video The Wilmington Fire Department says one person is dead after a house fire last night. It happened at Peachtree Avenue and 44th Street around 11 p.m. Full story...
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NEW DETAILS: Man found dead on WB identified

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Wrightsville Beach Police have identified the man found dead on the beach. Full story...
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Woman beaten with bat in home invasion attack

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videoPolice said a woman is recovering from a brutal baseball bat beating during a home invasion. Full story...
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Man killed in Wilmington weekend shooting

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videoPolice are investigating a Sunday shooting that left a man dead. Full story...
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Happening all week: Pleasure Island Arts & Entertainment Week

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videoCAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) -- Every day this week you have the chance to get involved and have some fun at Pleasure Island during Arts and Entertainment Week sponsored by Island Local. Events include making your own art, farm-to-table cooking demos, open market art sales, beer and wine tasting and Jack-O-Lantern painting for the kids. The event is to showcase all that Pleasure Island has to offer and support local artisans, craftsmen and businesses. Full story...
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WPD investigating three separate shootings over the weekend

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videoThree separate reports of shots fired into personal property over the weekend, two Saturday morning and one early Sunday morning, add to the list of recent investigations for police. Full story...
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UPDATE: CFPUA says water main break fixed near Holly Tree

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After hours of repair, water service for folks in the area of Holly Tree and Westchester is back up and running. Full story...
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6th Annual Salty Paws Festival helps pets find homes

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videoToday crowds of humans and animals came out to Carolina Beach lake for the 6th Annual Salty Paws Festival. Full story...
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Thousands lace up for heart disease

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videoThousands laced up their walking shoes for the American Heart Association's Cape Fear Heart Walk at UNCW. Full story...
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Doctor: NHRMC prepared for Ebola threat

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video Ebola -- the word itself is enough to strike fear into many people's minds. For those who work in health care, it raises the bar even more. Full story...
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Man robbed outside downtown Wilmington business

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videoWilmington Police are investigating a robbery at a business downtown. A man says he was robbed on the street after leaving the Western Union office. Full story...
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Beach leaders meet to talk future

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video Federal and state funding for beach renourishment and other projects are dwindling. Local leaders are forced to find a way to make up for that money. Full story...
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