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Women and Heart Disease

Heart disease is the number one killer among American men and women, but women often wait longer to seek treatment or sometimes do not see their doctors at all. If Wilmington resident, Gwen Johnsen had ignored the signs of heart disease any longer she may not be around to do the things she loves.

Beach house owners not collecting occupancy taxes

It's a good deal for vacationers, not for coastal governments.

Wilmington remembers fallen heroes

Wilmington honored the men and women who gave their lives in the armed services today at the National Ceremony.

Summer dangerous season for teen drivers

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer -- a season that local law enforcement says is a dangerous time for teens on our roads.

Holiday weekend boater safety

With the hot weather over the weekend, many people in our area took to the water to have a good time, but along with the fun were some problems. The Coast Guard at Wrightsville Beach say even though hundreds of boats were out on the water this weekend, everybody was pretty safe.

Prince William tall ship visits Wilmington

A tall ship named after a British prince is docked in Wilmington. The Prince William will dock in the port city before heading to Norfolk, Virginia, on Thursday. It's 195 feet long with two masts and has sails that could cover eight tennis courts.

A silent danger for swimmers at Carolina Beach

Thousands of vacationers have hit the beach, but there is something lurking underwater you should be aware of before jumping into the ocean. Carolina Beach lifeguards rescued about fifty people from the ocean Memorial Day weekend.

Public pools are open in the Port City

Summer is just around the corner. Public pools are officially open in Wilmington

The Veterans Healing Field

The Battleship North Carolina's Riverside Park looks like a sea of American flags tonight. Preparations are underway for this weekend's Memorial Day ceremonies.

Beach Safety Guidelines

The holiday weekend has not even officially begun and already there have been some scary moments at the beach.

Firefighters challenged by Pender County blaze

The Pender County wildfire is still getting the better of firefighters. The state forestry department has been strategizing tonight about how best to attack the fire now.

Building permits being issued again

There is good news tonight for area builders. New Hanover county once again issuing building permits. The building moratorium is now over. But just how much did it cost our local economy?

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Large Biden/Harris campaign sign knocked over, ‘racist’ spray painted over it

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PCSO: Two convenience stores cited for selling alcohol to teens

Two convenience stores have been cited for reportedly selling alcohol to teens.