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New findings by North Carolina State University raise more concerns around PFAS’s in the Cape Fear

Four years ago, one of those chemicals (GenX) was found in our drinking water in the Cape Fear River. A recent study has given rise to more concern surrounding the 'forever chemicals'. 

State to host community session about PFAS/GenX at Chemours’ Fayetteville Works facility

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality says it will host a community information session next month about current actions to prevent and remediate PFAS contamination at the Chemours Fayetteville Works Facility.

Wilmington Boat Show pulls into port Friday

The Wilmington Boat Show docks at the Wilmington Convention Center Friday bringing vendors from up and down the east coast to help the Cape Fear find new watercraft.

Registration underway for the inaugural Brunswick Heritage Riverside Ride

If you enjoy biking and learning about the past, there's a really cool ride taking place in October that will offer great views of the Cape Fear River and allow participants to connect with Brunswick County's history.

Multi-use residential development proposed near Battleship

A developer is looking to build on the western side of the Cape Fear River directly across from Marina Grill. 

Authorities recover Ford Mustang from Cape Fear River

The Sheriff's Office commends those that assisted with the recovery yesterday, saying they were exposed to the sun and heat for ten-plus hours.

Cape Fear River lock and dam closing to aid spawning fish

The US Army Corps of Engineers Cape Fear River Lock and Dam 1 facility will be closed through mid-November to help fish migrating upstream to spawn. 

Closure scheduled on Neils Eddy Road in Riegelwood for pipeline crossing

Part of Neils Eddy Road in Riegelwood near the Brunswick County/Columbus County line will be temporarily closed next week while crews complete a pipeline crossing for the Kings Bluff Raw Water Transmission Main project.

Stolen, submerged construction equipment under investigation

Officers spent more than 12 hours pulling stolen construction equipment out of the Cape Fear River Wednesday.

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Comedian Ron White returning to the Wilson Center in January

The Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College says Ron White returns to Wilmington on January 8, 2022, at 7:30 p.m.

Michael Jordan’s 1984 sneakers sell for nearly $1.5 million

A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly $1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said.

9-foot gator taken away on ‘leash’ after stroll through Sunset Beach neighborhood

Police along the North Carolina coast had to “walk” a large alligator to the pond after the reptile was spotted roaming a neighborhood.

Sheriff: US soldier killed grandfather; great-grandmother

A U.S. Army soldier has been brought back to South Carolina from Germany to face charges he killed his grandfather and great-grandmother 16 months ago.