Brunswick Co. confirms COVID-19 outbreaks at congregate living facilities

Brunswick County Health Services has identified five people at a congregate living community in the county who recently received positive test results for the novel coronavirus.

NCDEQ wants public comment on Chemours water treatment permit

The Department of Environmental Quality is drafting a discharge permit on a water treatment system at Chemours Fayetteville Works site, and they want to hear from you.
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Man arrested, charged with murder in Carolina Beach Rd. shootout

A Wilmington man has been arrested for killing a teen and injured another man during a shooting on Carolina Beach Road on Thursday, police say.

Man leaves scripture in the sand at Wrightsville Beach

One local man is leaving more than footprints in the sand at Wrightsville Beach. He's spreading a powerful message.

Town: Floating home is actually a vessel, can stay in Carolina Beach

After two weeks of wondering what's to come, the Town of Carolina Beach has made a decision on whether a house on a barge is considered a vessel or a floating home.

Wilmington fire station sanitized due to potential virus exposure

A Wilmington Fire Department employee was made aware of a potential exposure to a person that tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday.

CCSO: Two charged for illegal gaming machines at gas station

After receiving multiple citizen complaints, Columbus County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit says they began an investigation at the Tiger Mart gas station in reference to illegal gaming machines.

Topsail Beach gets $2.5M reimbursement for Dorian-related damage

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $2.5 million to reimburse the Town of Topsail Beach for costs following Hurricane Dorian.

UNCW releases plan for students and staff to return to campus

UNCW is set to begin their fall semester next month. On Friday, the university released more information about their plans for returning to campus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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