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Report: Wilmington is one of the cleanest cities in the country

Go ahead and take a deep breath of fresh air! Wilmington has been ranked 13th for cleanest year-round particle pollution.

US health officials move to tighten sales of e-cigarettes

U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan designed to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online.

Report: Wilmington is one of the cleanest cities in the country

The environment we live in is vital when it comes to our overall health. Good news for the Port City. According to a new report Wilmington is at the top of the list for having the cleanest air in the nation.

Wilmington named one of the cleanest cities in the U.S.

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Take a deep breath and feel that clean air in your lungs. According to the American Lung Association's 2017 state of...

Wilmington family stands with Obama as he announces new clean air plan

One Wilmington family had a chance to stand with President Obama as he made that announced his new power plant regulations.

Wilmington mom promotes asthma awareness

Tropical Storm Ana forced the cancellation of the inaugural "I Love Lungs Wilmington" walk on Saturday. But an event to raise awareness about chronic lung conditions including asthma was hosted instead by Dunkin' Donuts across from Mayfaire.

Report gives NC failing grades on tobacco control

The American Lung Association is giving the nation's top tobacco-producing state failing grades for efforts to curb the death and diseases caused by tobacco use.

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Parents concerned about systemic racism, gender identity being taught in schools

About a dozen people protested outside Monday night's Bladen County Board of Education meeting with concerns about a new social studies curriculum they believe is harmful to their children.

New Hanover girls tennis outlasts Hoggard in matchup of unbeatens

The New Hanover High School girls tennis team used a fast start on Monday afternoon to take down rival Hoggard in a matchup of unbeaten teams, 6-3. 

Hoggard names John Lucas as new head volleyball coach

Hoggard High School announced their new head volleyball coach on Monday afternoon. John Lucas was hired to take over the Viking program headed into the fall. 

UNCW’s Trevor Marsh awarded CAA Baseball Player of the Week

Trevor Marsh was named Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week after leading UNCW to a weekend sweep of the College of Charleston and clinching the South Division title.