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New Hanover County News

TV show shoot to bring fireballs, blasts to downtown Wilmington

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videoDo not be alarmed if you see fireballs or hear explosions in downtown Wilmington tomorrow. Full story...
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UPDATE: City Council backs court ruling on towing cost cap

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videoWilmington City Council removed the cap on towing fees related to private property Tuesday night. The decision came after the State Supreme Court ruled that cities cannot regulate those charges when a towing company picks up your car from private property, like an apartment complex. Full story...
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Ex-wife: 'How could you do this to our daughter?'

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videoA man accused of sexually exploiting children and performing sex acts on a dog is trying to have his charges thrown out. Full story...
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$162 K for more sod for Municipal Golf Course restoration

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videoThe Wilmington City Council approved using more money for the Muncipal Golf Course Renovation. Full story...
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City moves forward with Cinema Dr. location

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videoThe Wilmington City Council voted to move forward with building a new fire station on Cinema Drive. Full story...
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Wilmington City Council votes to allow mosque

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videoThe Wilmington City Council unanimously voted to allow a Mosque at 17th and Rankin Streets Tuesday night. Full story...
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Potentially toxic algae found in Cape Fear River

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A potentially toxic blue-green algae that caused the shutdown of the public water system in Toledo, Ohio, has been found in the Cape Fear River at Lock and Dam No. 1, near the water intakes for the Brunswick and New Hanover counties' water systems. Full story...
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Three of country's top-rated aquariums just a short drive away

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videoThree of the best aquariums in the country are within a short drive. That includes the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, which ranks Trip Advisor ranks 17th best in the US. Full story...
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Police make big drug bust

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videoAfter months of investigating, Wilmington Police have arrested four men in connection with a major drug bust. Police seized more than 4-thousand bindles of heroin and more than 300 grams of marijuana. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: State budget puts brakes on drivers ed funding

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videoDrivers education, a rite of passage for many teens, is losing state funding and putting the financial burden on schools. This has parents, students and educators wondering how safe our roads will be once the state stops fueling the program. Full story...
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Lumina Commons sold for millions

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videoThe Lumina Commons shopping center in Wilmington has a new owner. A real estate investment company bought it for $13.9 million. Full story...
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Lee not clear on whether he would accept Senate seat before election

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video A state senate candidate is being less than clear about whether he will accept an appointment to the now open seat he seeks. Full story...
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Thom Goolsby resigns from NC Senate

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videoThom Goolsby has resigned from the North Carolina Senate. He made the announcement this afternoon. Full story...
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Dr. Tim Markley Speaks Out About School Concerns

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videoOne month and three days after we requested an interview, New Hanover County School's Superintendent Dr. Tim Markley agreed to an interview. We started with concerns about Ashley High School and the teacher satisfaction survey that showed most of their teachers were unhappy. Full story...
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Naked man who reportedly spit on deputy arrested

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videoInvestigators say they charged a man walking naked along Carolina Beach Road this weekend with indecent exposure. Full story...
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