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NC motor fuels tax going up 1 cent in January
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 3:15pm.

The price at the pump keeps falling, but motorists in North Carolina will see the gasoline tax increase slightly Jan. 1.

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Second non-stop flight to NY coming to ILM
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:57pm.

videoTravelers in southeastern North Carolina will soon have another flight to the Big Apple. Wilmington International Airport says American Airlines is adding a second direct route to New York's Laguardia Airport.

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Lejeune Marine lucks out on busy travel day
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:22pm.

video It's one of the busiest travel days a year, with millions flying and driving. But for one Camp Lejeune Marine, it was a smooth trip that actually ended up with him getting home earlier than he thought.

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NC considers car-free ferry to Ocracoke Island
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 7:02am.

Transportation officials in North Carolina are considering a car-free ferry to Ocracoke Island on the Outer Banks. Each car ferry takes about 30 vehicles to the north end of Ocracoke Island.

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Hear what pilots had to say after finding ILM runway systems shut down
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Fri, 09/26/2014 - 4:59pm.

video A scary situation in mid-air has Wilmington's airport making national headlines. Construction work is being done at night, but what's being called "human error" led to the runway lights being shut off an hour early Wednesday night. That left pilots with no way to land their planes.

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Wilmington dad upset with new airline policy for unaccompanied minors
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:00pm.

videoA small change to a major airline's policy is causing some big problems for one Wilmington dad. The father of 13-year-old twins says he's been flying his kids from Wilmington to Detroit with a connection in Charlotte ever since he moved here in January. But he says a new airline policy now makes that trip impossible.

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Heavy traffic beginning of Labor Day weekend
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:45pm.

videoThe last holiday weekend brought more traffic to the Port City.

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MARINO ON MONEY: What to buy in September
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:03pm.

videoThis week's Marino on Money takes a closer look at the month of September

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WWAY SURPRISE SQUAD: Pumped up for free gas!
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:48pm.

videoGas prices have dipped a bit, but at well over $3 a gallon, it is far from cheap! That is, unless the WWAY Surprise Squad buys it for you.

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$55M Wilmington transportation bond heads to November ballot
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/08/2014 - 9:23pm.

videoIt's now up to Wilmington voters to either pass or reject a transportation bond. At Tuesday night's meeting, the Wilmington City Council unanimously agreed to move forward with the $55 million bond and put it on the November ballot.

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