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Luncheon highlights ‘growth and transformation’ in downtown Wilmington

Gov. Cooper attended the Downtown Economic Series Luncheon Tuesday at the Wilmington Convention Center, where he gave the keynote speech.

County, city still waiting on millions in Florence reimbursement

It has been six months since Hurricane Florence made landfall in our area, and New Hanover county is just one area that suffered extensive damage. There is still more work to be done, and millions of dollars that have not been reimbursed.

USS Battleship North Carolina continues to battle Mother Nature

Last month, the U.S. Department of Defense released a report about the effects of climate change on U.S. military installations. Tuesday morning, it was a topic of conversation at the U.S.S. Battleship North Carolina, which has its own ongoing fight against Mother Nature.

County, city leaders hold meeting to discuss affordable housing

Working together to create more affordable housing. It's an issue that became more urgent after Hurricane Florence, and Thursday a meeting was held to discuss the problem.

Local leaders lobby in Raleigh for hurricane recovery funding, future support

City leaders from all over our area paid a visit to the state capitol today with one goal in mind, to be a voice for those still recovering from Hurricane Florence.

Local elected officials on route to Raleigh

Elected officials as far north as New Bern and as far south as Boiling Spring Lakes are joining forces to address critical issues since Hurricane Florence to state and local leaders in Raleigh, Wednesday. 

Quick Response Team has helped more than 50 overdose survivors in six months

The opioid epidemic continues to destroy the lives of people across the Cape Fear region, but Coastal Horizons is putting their team to work.

City, lawmakers talk film, water quality, affordable housing at legislative breakfast

Wilmington City Council and lawmakers met Friday morning for the annual legislative breakfast.

‘We will always be a Coast Guard City’: Mayor, businesses react to Diligence move

A staple of downtown Wilmington for three decades will soon be just a memory. The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence will be leaving us next year with no plans of returning.

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