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STARNEWS Reports: Crash kills 1, hurts 2; N.C. 133 reopened in Brunswick County

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videoOne person was killed in a crash Monday afternoon on River Road between the Olde Brunswick General Store and Orton Road. In addition to the fatality, two other people were injured, Garner said. One was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington and another was taken by ambulance. Full story...
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Part of Wilmington Bypass set to open in a few months

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videoGood news for those who live in Brunswick County, a portion of the bypass that connects US 74-76 to US-17 will be done in just a few months. Full story...
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Man charged for breaking into Leland store, stealing lottery tickets

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videoA Leland man is charged with breaking into the front door of a convenient store and stealing thousands in lottery tickets from inside. Full story...
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Several drug-related arrests in Brunswick County

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Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit was busy over the past week making several drug-related arrests. Several people face several charges to do with heroin, marijuana and meth. Full story...
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Customers angry after ATMC e-mail server crashes

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videoSwitching to a new e-mail interface crashed internet service provider ATMC's servers this week. Nearly 3,000 people were without email. ATMC says they've fixed it, but now they're picking up the pieces. Full story...
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NRC, Duke Energy to discuss Brunswick Nuclear Plant flooding issues

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videoThe Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled a meeting with Duke Energy later this month about more issues at the Brunswick Nuclear Plant in Southport. Full story...
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Senior-oriented community planned for Brunswick County

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videoBrunswick County is about to get another, large-scale community. Developers promise they have the right ingredients for success in a region where the recession left many planned communities looking like ghost towns. Full story...
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Community group to mark 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act

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videoThis year marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed it into law July 2, 1964. In honor of the landmark event, Countywide Community Development Corporation is hosting "Celebrate the Dream." Full story...
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NRC schedules open house on Brunswick Nuclear Plant performance

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videoFor the second time in 13 months, federal regulators will hold an open house to discuss the Brunswick Nuclear Plant in Southport. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will provide information May 7 on the agency's assessment of the Duke Energy facility during 2013. Full story...
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Holden Beach kicks off vacation season with Days at the Dock

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videoHolden Beach kicked off vacation season with the annual Days at the Docks this weekend. More than 50 arts & crafts vendors lined up under the bridge. A dozen food vendors set up and provided plenty of fried treats. Full story...
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Owners of Bald Head ferry that went aground want claims heard by same judge

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The owners of the Bald Head Island ferry that went aground near Southport in December have filed a motion in federal court that seeks to have any claims against them heard in one forum. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Katie Coleman

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videoKindergarten teacher Katie Coleman brings a unique teaching style to the classroom to teach big life lessons to her little students. Full story...
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Fire out at Victaulic plant near Leland

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videoFirefighters have put out a fire at a factory near Leland. Leland Fire Chief John Grimes says the fire broke out this afternoon inside a machine inside Victaulic off US 74/76. Full story...
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BSL firefighter released from hospital

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videoA Boiling Spring Lakes firefighter is doing well after suffering smoke inhalation from a fire Sunday night. Full story...
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Brunswick County Deputies search for missing 15-year-old

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Brunswick County Deputies are looking for a Sunset Beach teen. Investigators say 15-year-old Orion Woodard is a white male, 5'3" and weighs about 110 pounds, with brown hair and eyes. Full story...
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