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Attorney: Wrongful death suit filed against Wilmington assisted living facility over man’s fatal attack

The family of a man who died at a Wilmington assisted living facility last September has filed a wrongful death suit.

Evidence shows Carolina Beach condo fire likely started in smoking area

The Carolina Beach Fire Department released new details about the massive fire at Paradise Cove on April 2 including where the fire started. 

CCSO: Woman shot while looking for runaway horse in Bolton

A woman was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening after being shot in Bolton, authorities say.

WATCH: Seven rehabbed sea turtles released back into the ocean at Sunset Beach

Several sea turtles returned home on Thursday after being rehabbed at a Pender County facility.

Pender County man bags $200,000 lottery prize

Eric McVey of Hampstead tried his luck on a CA$H PLU$ ticket and won a $200,000 top prize.

New Hanover County fire station rededicated following hurricane repairs

New Hanover County Fire Rescue rededicated Fire Station 12, located on US-421 North, on Thursday in a ceremony with local officials and fire rescue personnel.

Brunswick County teen charged with statutory rape

A Bolivia teen, 19, is charged with a sex crime involving a child. 

Wilmington food truck CheeseSmith announces first restaurant

A Wilmington food truck has announced some grate news for cheese lovers.

First responders urge drivers to slow down after Calabash crash ends with five hospitalized

The Calabash Fire Department is urging drivers to slow down and drive carefully after five people were taken to the hospital following a crash earlier this week.

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Western states prepare for possible 1st water shortage declaration

By November 2022, the agency projects Lake Mead could drop to levels that could threaten the ability to generate electricity at Hoover Dam.

After child death, US says to stop using Peloton treadmill

New York-based Peloton said in a news release the warning was “inaccurate and misleading." It says there’s no reason to stop using the treadmill as long as children and pets are kept away from it.

3 protesters arrested after Asheville disbands homeless camp

Asheville is shutting down numerous homeless camps in the city where it has received reports of fighting and drug use. The city said it is working to provide alternate shelter.

Panel signs off on Duke Energy orders on rates, coal ash

The final rate increases haven't been finalized.