Wilmington
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CFPUA work means boil water advisory for part of downtown
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:05am.

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for homes and business in part of downtown today during a planned service outage. Crews will replace three valves, which will shut down water service from 9 a.m. until about 4 p.m.

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Police investigating after man who was stabbed shows up at hospital
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:40am.

Police responding to reports of shots fired at a Wilmington apartment complex overnight learn a man who was there during some sort of argument then showed up to the hospital with stab wounds.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: 'Ain't no mountain high enough'
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:31pm.

videoDepending on who you ask, about 30 thousand people attempt to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa every year. 20 people from around the world, all Type 1 diabetics, will do just that in June. One is from Wilmington.

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Man charged with assault after punching police officer in the head
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:08am.

A man already facing felony charges is now charged with assault after police say he punched an officer in the head during his arrest yesterday afternoon.

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Cat burned by flames after residents escape early-morning house fire
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:04am.

videoFire crews are investigating after they say several residents escaped a burning home that caught fire in the early morning hours, leaving a pet with injuries.

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Youth violence is a 'crisis' in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:35pm.

videoCity Manager Sterling Cheatham presented a report on reducing youth gun violence in Wilmington Tuesday after hosting several forums over the winter for the report. Cheatham said they found the youth often lack family structure, good education and meaningful jobs.

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Wilmington's Municipal Golf Course renovations a go
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:37pm.

videoWilmington City Council members vote to go forward with the Wilmington Municipal Golf Course restoration. They also decided it was best to do it all at once. So, crews will fix the greens, practice greens and fairway bunkers.

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FIT MINUTE - Gym etiquette
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 6:09pm.

videoSome people really like working out but hate going to the gym because it can be intimidating or annoying. But, it doesn't have to be if everyone is respectful. That is something that Planet Fitness promotes.

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Inspectors looking into safety equipment at area nuclear plant
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:06am.

A special inspection at Wilmington's Global Nuclear Fuel facility is underway to review some safety equipment following last month's discovery that it might be unreliable.

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See the end of the Azalea Festival Parade
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 04/12/2014 - 12:42pm.

videoDue to the parade starting late and WWAY only having three hours of air time for the Azalea Festival Parade, the live coverage was cut short. So, here's video of the end complete with Queen Azalea Kirsten Haglund.

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