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H2Go commissioners break ground on new site

In Brunswick County, H2GO has officially broken ground at the new reverse osmosis plant site.

NHCS installs reverse osmosis water coolers

New Hanover County Schools has installed bottle-less water coolers at schools currently serviced by the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) Sweeney Water Treatment Plant. 

Permit for water treatment system issued for Chemours site

North Carolina’s Department of Environmental Quality has issued a permit for a water treatment system at the Chemours Fayetteville Works site to remove so-called forever chemicals from a contaminated stream.

CFPUA files motion to intervene in NC’s complaint against Chemours

On Wednesday, Cape Fear Public Utility Authority filed a motion in Bladen County Superior Court to be granted "equal standing with the State and Cape Fear River Watch (CFRW) in negotiations about measures Chemours must take to address the company’s PFAS releases, including contamination in the drinking water of CFPUA’s customers."

Riverwalk repairs could top $74K after deadly car crash

A section of the Riverwalk in downtown Wilmington remains blocked off after a car drove through the fencing, into the Cape Fear River.

WPD to release findings next week after car drives into river, killing 2

The Wilmington Police Department will release their findings next week after a car drove into the Cape Fear River, killing two men inside.

Witnesses describe moment car drives into the river near downtown

More disturbing details have been released about what witnesses saw when that car drove into the Cape Fear River late last week.

Man charged with murder, accused of dumping body in Cape Fear River

A North Carolina man has been charged with first degree murder. He reportedly dumped a body into the Cape Fear River following a fight last week in Bladen County.

EPA offers $50K for new ways to destroy PFAS in firefighting foam

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday announced an initiative that targets new ways to safely destroy per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) such as GenX.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: February 26, 2021

The 2021 high school football season started with a bang on Friday night with five teams from the Cape Fear in action. WWAY Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you the highlights and final scores from the 5th Quarter.

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

Shipments of a few million doses could begin as early as Monday.

Lady Gaga’s dogs recovered safely

Lady Gaga had offered a $500,000 reward for the safe return of the dogs.

Bars open indoor spaces Friday night

Downtown Wilmington looked a whole lot different Friday night. Starting at five o'clock, bars could open indoors at 30 percent capacity.