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Wilmington PD: Man stabbed overnight in Forest Hills area

Wilmington police are investigating after a man was stabbed in the Forest Hills area overnight.

Dealership donates blankets to local non-profit

Chilly January days can be rough, especially for those who don't have a warm place to go at night. That's why one Wilmington business is helping keep the homeless warm.

New Hanover County Commissioners approve new $53 million government center

New Hanover County will be getting a new government center after a vote by county commissioners Tuesday evening.

Wilmington City Council approves WWII Heritage signs, Rail Trail master plan

The city famous for hosting the annual Azalea Festival received the distinction in 2020 of becoming America's first World War II Heritage City. Leaders voted Tuesday night to ensure anyone driving into the city is aware of that.

Novant Health launches new process for scheduling COVID-19 vaccines in Brunswick County

Novant Health announced on Tuesday a new website where those 65 years and older in Brunswick County can sign-up to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

New off-road mobility vehicles help those with disabilities gain more independence

The non-profit Access of Wilmington added a new activity to its list of programs. It's called 'Accessible Adventures' and includes terrain hoppers designed to go where normal wheelchairs can't, including the beach. 

Two pedestrians hit, one killed during crash on US-17 in Brunswick County

One pedestrian was killed and another was injured during a hit-and-run on US-17 in Brunswick County late Friday night.

Dozens of area deputies travel to DC for inauguration security

As the inauguration is set to take place Wednesday, dozens of local law enforcement will be at the nation's capital to assist with security efforts.

Future of downtown confederate statue bases remain uncertain

More than half a year after confederate statues were taken down in Wilmington, their future, and that of the bases they were attached to, remain uncertain. 

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New Hanover County GOP chair talks future of Republican Party after Trump

Now that President Donald Trump has left office, what's in store for the future of the republican party?

UNCW political science professor reacts to Trump absence from inauguration

Glaringly absent from Wednesday's inauguration ceremony was former President Donald Trump.

Two protesters show support for Trump in Wilmington on inauguration day

A couple of people unhappy with the inauguration of Joe Biden took to the streets in Wilmington today.

New Hanover High eager to kick-off the 2021 soccer season

The high school soccer season is in full swing for teams in the Cape Fear. Public Schools are five days away from opening up their 2021 season on January 25th.