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New Hanover County News

NHRMC facility changes are more patient friendly

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New Hanover Regional Medical Center proudly showed off some new patient-friendly renovations Wednesday. The rooms are on the hospital's top two floors, and are just the start of a big renovation project. Full story...
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Troubleshooters Update: Wilmington Nissan

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There is an update on a Troubleshooters Report we first brought you last week on NewsChannel 3. Pamela Pickett recently put a thousand dollars cash down payment on a used car at Wilmington Nissan. Full story...
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UNCW hosts conference on Native American awareness

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More than 300 young Native Americans are gathered in Wilmington to learn about their cultures. UNCW is hosting the 30th Annual Indian Youth Unity Conference. Native Americans, ages 14 to 21 from nine tribes across the state, are participating in the four day event. Full story...
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Sharks help out Badges for Baseball

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videoThe Wilmington Sharks baseball club is trying to give a boost to the Badges for Baseball program. On Wednesday, the team hosted a youth baseball clinic at D.C. Virgo Middle School. Full story...
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New Hanover County to serve free lunches to kids

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Earlier this week, we told you about free lunches available for kids in Brunswick County. By the end of the month, New Hanover County students will be able to get free lunch as well. Full story...
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Keeping your children busy this summer at the Children's Museum of Wilmington

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We have been talking a lot lately about how to keep the kids busy this summer. Two women from the Children's Museum of Wilmington were on set and they had plenty of ideas for the kids to enjoy. Full story...
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office warns of bail money scam

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office has a scam warning. A victim was contacted by a man claiming to be with the sheriff's office and requesting wired bail money for the arrest of the victim's employee. Full story...
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City Council amends its travel policy

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There were some significant votes out of Wilmington City Council Tuesday night. Council approved amending its travel policy after council members and some of their spouses went to Washington, DC, in March for a conference on taxpayer dollars. Full story...
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Search warrants provide more information about Maisenhelder

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We're learning more about the investigation into John Maisenhelder, the owner of a Wilmington after school karate program charged with inappropriately touching children. Full story...
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Camp helps kids learn s'more about computers

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videoRoasting marshmallows and singing campfire songs likely come to mind when we think of summer camp. However, if you ask a group of local middle school aged kids, they'll probably say "keyboards" and "mouse pads". That's because they've been going to computer camp. Full story...
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Celebration takes a look back on the accomplishments of Sheriff Sid Causey

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videoThere are two weeks and counting until New Hanover County Sheriff Sid Causey turns in his badge for the retired life. After 39 years in law enforcement, Sheriff Causey has made countless friends and acquaintances; many of whom attended his retirement celebration Monday night. Full story...
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Race for Wilmington mayor starts early, Knight announcement Tuesday

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The race for Wilmington mayor is getting started early this year. Paul Knight, vice president and general manager of Sea-Comm Media, which owns several radio stations, is expected to announce Tuesday he will run against Mayor Bill Saffo. Full story...
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Great summer camps that will not break the bank

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videoSome summer camps can cost a pretty penny. We have scoped out some cheaper solutions for parents. Full story...
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Extended Stay Hotels Parent Company Bankruptcy

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Extended Stay Hotels LLC has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Spartanburg, South Carolina based company operates more than 650 hotels in the US and Canada, including one on New Center Drive in Wilmington. Full story...
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Volunteer fire department looks to keep swimmers safe

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videoMultiple drownings off of our beaches over the past few weeks has rescue teams on high alert. The Federal Point Volunteer Fire Department's Water Rescue Squad is working to help keep swimmers safe. Full story...
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