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DEQ, Chemours reach agreement to further reduce PFAS pollution

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality and Chemours have reached another agreement that will reduce PFAS pollution from entering the Cape Fear River through groundwater.

Study: Novel PFAS comprise 24% of blood tested in Wilmington residents

North Carolina State University's GenX Exposure Study has detected PFAS's in human blood in Wilmington.

NCDEQ wants public comment on Chemours water treatment permit

The Department of Environmental Quality is drafting a discharge permit on a water treatment system at Chemours Fayetteville Works site, and they want to hear from you.

Search on after 2 vehicles reportedly crash into Cape Fear River

A search and rescue began Thursday night after reports two vehicles ran off the I-95 South bridge near Fayetteville and into the Cape Fear River.

Here it comes! Largest ship to ever sail on Cape Fear River begins its journey

These are the first photos of the Hyundai Hope as it begins its journey to the Port of Wilmington. 

Man arrested after jumping into Cape Fear River

Wilmington police responded to a call about a clearly intoxicated individual jumping naked into the Cape Fear River by Water Street and Market.

Man loses control of car, crashes into Smith Creek

One man is being treated at New Hanover Regional Medical Center after crashing into the Cape Fear River.

CFPUA completes source water protection plan along 160 miles of watershed

A years-long effort by CFPUA staff has culminated in the 2020 Source Water Risk and Resiliency Plan, a detailed summary of sites with the potential to affect water quality at the region’s primary drinking water source.

NC State receives $7.4 million to study PFAS

Researchers from North Carolina State University have received a five-year grant to study PFAS toxicity, bioaccumulation, and remediation. 

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‘The Hop Yard’ opens second location in downtown Wilmington

A brand new craft beer shop and bar on Grace Street in downtown Wilmington has its official debut yesterday, opening its doors to customers with a little English flavor. 

New Hanover parents rally against Plan A push back, want kids back in school

Sunday, parents and students gathered near Ashley High School, protesting the New Hanover County Board of Education's decision to delay Plan A full-time in-person learning for elementary schools.

Wilmington Jewish Film Festival streaming ‘Aulcie’ online through Monday evening

The Wilmington Jewish Film Festival is streaming a film online through Monday about  the life of an African-American basketball player recruited to play for the Israel Maccabi team.