Wilmington’s sewer repair project could be on fast-track

We now know when Wilmington's sewer repair project should be completed. The State and City approved a contract that outlines a plan to fix the troubled northeast interceptor. The special order of consent contract requires the City to finish repairs to the sewer system by June of next year. Otherwise, the state will impose a fine of $1,000 per day.

N.C. coast facing challenges of growth, rising water levels

North Carolina's coast isn't what it used to be. The sound of seagulls competes with the grind of construction. Property values are soaring. The population is increasing and the water is rising about a tenth of an inch each year.

Man arrested for using counterfeit money

A Wilmington man is in jail this morning for trying to use counterfeit money in a downtown Wilmington bar. Police say 32-year-old Antonio Lentini tried to pay for a drink at the liquid room around 1:30 Sunday morning with a counterfeit $100 bill.

Transit Authority considering beach stop

Why doesn't the bus go to the beach? WAVE Transit says it's the number one question it gets each year.

Arrest made in Market Street chase

We now know who was behind the high-speed chase that ended in Wilmington Friday night.

Airlie Garden Train Show

The Cape Fear Model Railroad Club sponsored a free model train show Saturday at Airlie Gardens.

Hundreds gather for pro-am Surf Fest

videoThe second-largest surfing competition on the east coast is going on in Wrightsville Beach. The third annual pro-am Surf Fest started Friday morning. Hundreds are turning out for the pro-am competition.

Assault suspect evades police

videoWilmington police are looking for a man who led them on a chase last night. Despite the use of a K-9 unit and helicopter, police were unable to catch Chris Woodard.

Superstitions running wild on Friday the 13th

videoIt's Friday the 13th. Are you feeling superstitious? For many people here in Wilmington superstitions are running wild.

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