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Police: Car accident leads to shooting, friends react to victim’s death

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The community is remembering a Wilmington woman who was shot and killed on Halloween. The suspect faced a judge for...

New Hanover Co. Courthouse prepares to resume jury trials, adds precautions

For seven months now, the courts around North Carolina have faced a backup due to COVID-19, being forced to put major trials on hold.

Wilmington start-up gets $276K research grant for tool to help recovering opioid users

A Wilmington-based start up company has joined the fight against opioid addiction, and celebrated one of its first milestones Thursday.

District attorney addresses suspect’s release from jail before police standoff

The man involved in a nearly 10-hour standoff with police Monday morning had been arrested and released from jail just hours earlier. Now the district attorney is explaining why that happened.

Second suspect arrested in human trafficking investigation, DA discusses trafficking trends

A second suspect in a human trafficking case in Pender County has been arrested.

Traffic courts in New Hanover and Pender counties to resume in August

Traffic courts in New Hanover and Pender counties will resume next month.

BLM, NAACP react to lack of charges for fired WPD officers

New Hanover County District Attorney Ben David announced Thursday no criminal charges will be brought against three fired Wilmington Police officers. Now we're hearing reaction from those in the African American community.​

Petition calls for criminal charges against former WPD officers

Several petitions have been started in the Wilmington area, calling for criminal charges to be brought against three former Wilmington Police officers.

DA’s Office investigating 89 pending cases involving 3 former WPD officers

On the heels of the firing of three now-former Wilmington Police officers, the District Attorney's Office is investigating a combined 89 pending cases assigned to the three men.

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Death toll in Florida collapse rises to 4; 159 still missing

Officials say there are still 159 people unaccounted for after the partial collapse of a beachside building in Florida.

UPDATE: US Marshals shoot wanted Pender Co. murder suspect in Whiteville

The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an incident at the Whiteville Walmart Thursday afternoon. 

Memorial paddle out to be held for beloved Wrightsville Beach lifeguard Jeremy Owens

Jeremy Owens was a world-class ocean lifeguard, professional stunt man and world-level Jiu Jitsu black belt. 

Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.