Economy
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David Rouzer meets Wilmington city leaders, discusses goals
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:06pm.

videoUS Representative-elect David Rouzer stopped in the Port City Wednesday to discuss the priorities of the Cape Fear region with Wilmington city leaders.

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Wilmington City Council hears proposals for Water Street parking deck
Submitted by Helen Holt on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:01pm.

video Earlier this year, Wilmington earned the title of "America's Best Riverfront" thanks to the beautiful scenery the city has to offer, but there is one location officials are hoping to improve.

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Hundreds of solar farm jobs opening in Duplin Co.
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:54pm.

videoThe economy in Duplin County is getting a shot in the arm with 500 jobs being created to run a large solar farm near Warsaw.

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Brunswick Co. man named chairman of State Ports Authority
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:44am.

Gov. Pat McCrory has named Tom Adams of Brunswick County the next chairman of the North Carolina State Ports Authority Board of Directors, according to a news release sent by the governor's office.

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ONLY ON 3: McCrory talks about issues affecting Cape Fear region
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:53pm.

videoIt's been almost two years in office, and Gov. Pat McCrory said it's been a roller-coaster ride he's honored to be part of.

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UPDATE: Job fairs bring out new resumes
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/05/2014 - 6:44pm.

videoJob Fairs spark new life in the unemployment world.

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Gov. McCrory unveils transportation plan & impacts for coastal towns
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 12/04/2014 - 3:40pm.

videoNorth Carolina's first transportation funding plan using new standards has been unveiled, and Governor Pat McCrory says the plan has major impacts for the coastal towns of the state.

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David Rouzer tours beach renourishment project
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 12/04/2014 - 3:19pm.

videoUS House Representative-elect David Rouzer stopped in Topsail Beach Thursday to take a tour of a beach renourishment project that has been five years in the making.

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October jobless rate in NC drops to 6.3 percent
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:34am.

video North Carolina's unemployment rate keeps falling. The state Commerce Department reported Friday that the jobless rate in October dropped to 6.3 percent, down from 6.7 percent in September.

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Officials announce 1,300 jobs coming to Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:18pm.

videoGovernor Pat McCrory announced this afternoon that Vertex Rail will be adding 1,300 new jobs at the former Terex Crane facility located on Raleigh Street in Wilmington. The company will manufacture rail tank cars which are in high demand to transport crude oil from North Dakota, Texas and other energy-producing states.

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