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Troubleshooters: Local car salesman drives off with woman's deposit
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/10/2009 - 3:45pm.

videoIn this week's Troubleshooters Report, we talk with Wilmington woman who put $1,000 down on a used car at a local dealership. When she went back to get the car...

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Troubleshooters: Family issues while deployed overseas
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/27/2009 - 4:16pm.

videoWWAY was recently contacted by a Camp Lejeune Marine who said he is stuck between a rock and a hard place. While deployed in Iraq, his wife filed for divorce, and he was told by family members that their 14-month-old daughter was being seriously neglected.

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Troubleshooters: Calvary Memorial Cemetery
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/06/2009 - 5:59pm.

videoBarbara Baker called WWAY recently, concerned about the state of affairs at the cemetery where several of her family members are buried.

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Troubleshooters: Promotion turns into scam for local shoppers
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/15/2009 - 4:19pm.

videoIn this week's Troubleshooters Report, a nationwide scam with hundreds of victims right here in Wilmington.

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Troubleshooters: Update on Consignment shop problems
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/10/2009 - 9:22am.

We have an update on a Troubleshooters Report we first brought you in February. The report was about the owner of a local consignment store who sold her store and failed to settle up with her customers.

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Troubleshooters: Dream home turned nightmare
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/08/2009 - 4:18pm.

videoPam Resch lives in Pittsburgh, and plans to retire in Holden Beach. She hired a well-known local contractor to build her home, and thought she was in good hands. But things did not quite go as planned.

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Troubleshooters: Update on pool problems
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/25/2009 - 3:47pm.

Ed Gilchrest paid Cash Pools about $12,000 to install a pool at his Monkey Junction home. The pool's heating and cooling system did not work, the salt chlorinator had problems, and the liner leaked, forcing Ed to drain the pool.

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Troubleshooters: Towing concerns mount
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/18/2009 - 5:29pm.

videoSome folks who were recently towed from outside the Long Leaf Mall Gold's Gym have a particularly frustrating story. Not only were they paying customers, annoyed to be towed while they were working out, but when they went to pick up their cars from the towing company, the women got charged more than the men.

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Troubleshooters: Problem filing taxes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/11/2009 - 4:17pm.

videoWith April 15th a little more than a month away, many of you are busy getting your tax returns ready for the IRS. A Brunswick County woman paid a tax preparer to do her returns, and did not catch a mistake they made until it was too late.

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Troubleshooters: Monterey Heights Park
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/04/2009 - 5:15pm.

videoRemember that $34 million parks bond New Hanover County voters passed back in 2006? Well, 3 years later, some residents who voted yes to the bond are wondering what happened to the money and why their parks are still in such bad condition.

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