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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington whacks injury leave for cops, firefighters and city workers
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 5:19pm.

video A policy Wilmington City Council approved without discussion in November will limit the amount of benefits an employee can get if they are hurt on the job. Some city workers are fired up, because they say nobody told them about the change.

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Training, preparedness credited for saving deputy fire chief, wife from fire
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 4:35pm.

videoLittle is left of a New Hanover County home after a fire early this morning. The victims are a Carolina Beach firefighter and his wife.

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15-year-old arrested at New Hanover HS game on gun, drug charges
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:24pm.

videoA 15-year-old accused of stealing a cell phone at a high school basketball game last night now faces gun and drug charges after deputies say he brought both on school grounds.

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FIT MINUTE: Stretching your upper body
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:36pm.

videoBefore or after your workout personal trainers say you need to stretch. But, many forget to or just don't want to. WWAY's Makenzi Henderson shows you why you'll want to take the extra time to release and open up your muscles. She focuses on the upper body in this week's Fit Minute.

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Wilmington Police investigate after man struck with handgun, robbed
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 7:17am.

Police are investigating after they say a man was hit with a handgun before being robbed of his wallet and cell phone early this morning.

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CELEBRATE: Looking back at 275 years in the Port City
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 6:45pm.

videoWilmington is celebrating its 275th anniversary. The Port City has gone through quite a bit over that time.

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UPDATE: WPD says call about stabbing turned out to be fight with scissors
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 10:44am.

Wilmington Police are investigating an early morning call about a stabbing that they say sent one person to the hospital.

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Alderman Elementary celebrates birthday by filling new time capsule
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoAt a ceremony in Wilmington, teachers and alumni joined the students to help put mementos into a new time capsule after opening one from 20 years ago. Students also sang a new rendition of the school song.

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