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Onslow County News

Hearings underway on plans to widen US 17 in NC

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Residents of eastern North Carolina have another chance to tell state transportation officials what they think of plans to widen US 17 between New Bern and Jacksonville. Full story...
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North Topsail town manager resigns

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The town manager of North Topsail Beach submitted his resigation Wednesday. Steve Foster has worked for the town since 2010. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Suspect in cabbie beating charged with felony

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videoSurf City police have reviewed video of Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Adam Kinosh assaulting cab driver Charles Hawkesworth. The charges against Kinosh have been upgraded to one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury and a misdemeanor count of communicating threats. Kinosh is in a mental health facility in Wilmington and cannot be arrested until his release. Full story...
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Family signs line roads to welcome Marines home

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Families of deployed Marines are busy painting their hearts out to make welcome signs as their fighters come back from Afghanistan and Iraq. Full story...
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Police: Marine attacks cabbie, flees to mental hospital

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videoPolice say a man who dedicates his life to protecting our country turned against a cab driver early Sunday morning. The only question now is why he brutally assaulted a man who was trying to help him. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Sneads Ferry store gives goods for free

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videoFree is not a term you hear very often, but one Onslow County woman is reaching out a helping hand to those in need, and it's all free of charge. Full story...
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Coyotes causing problems in Onslow County

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The Jacksonville Daily News reported that farmers have reported the coyotes are eating watermelons. Full story...
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Topsail Island economy showing signs of recovery

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video The Topsail Island businesses have had consecutive down years since the 2008 recession but business owners may now have more to smile about than the sunshine. Full story...
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NC Supreme Court rejects Laurean appeal

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A ruling by the N.C. Supreme Court will allow a wrongful death lawsuit against a former Marine convicted in the death of a pregnant colleague to proceed. Full story...
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Solar farms dot Camp Lejeune

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The Marines are going green at Camp Lejeune as solar farms are popping up across the base in eastern North Carolina. Full story...
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Residents angry about possible 149 percent sewer bill hike

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video Pluris sewer company has requested the rate increase from its customers. The request must first go through the North Carolina Utilities Commission. Full story...
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Onslow Co. Marine killed in Afghanistan

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An Onslow County Marine has died in Afghanistan. The US Marine Corp says Cpl. Daniel L. Linnabary II, 23, of Hubert, died Monday. Full story...
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Jacksonville urges keeping Onslow offices downtown

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Jacksonville Mayor Sammy Phillips is urging the Onslow County Commissioners to keep county government offices downtown. Full story...
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Obama to sign bill helping Lejeune water victims

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The man who has led the fight for information about the contaminated water at Camp Lejeune will be at the Oval Office when President Obama signs a bill providing health care for those who suffered illnesses because of the toxins. Full story...
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House to vote on care for those sickened by water

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A North Carolina congressman is speaking in support of a bill that provides medical care for Camp Lejeune Marines and their relatives who could have been sickened by drinking water contaminated with toxins linked to cancers and organ damage. Full story...
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