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FIRST ON 3: Police arrest man who threatened to jump into river following chase

Police have a man in custody after they say he threatened to jump into the Cape Fear River in downtown Wilmington after a foot chase.

‘Iron Man 3’ flying over Cape Fear River; other productions along for the ride

video Hollywood East is alive and well. At least Four productions are actively filming in the Cape Fear, and one more with big names is on the way.

UPDATE: Case closed on body found in Cape Fear River

Police have concluded their investigation into the body found in the Cape Fear River on Sunday.

UPDATE: Body found in Cape Fear River identified

Wilmington Police are looking for answers after a grisly Sunday afternoon discovery. Wilmington Police say they have recovered the body 29-year-old Dennis Lotorie Anderson from the Cape Fear River.

Police charge woman after rescuing her from river

A Wilmington woman has been charged after a police officer rescued her from the Cape Fear River early Saturday morning. The woman gave false names before police could identify her as Lydian Beck, 20.

Body pulled from river is missing Marine

A body found in the Cape Fear River today is a missing Marine. LCpl. John J. Pruitt, 24, of Fontana, CA, was stationed at Camp Lejeune. He went missing late Sunday night.

River search suspended for missing Lejeune Marine

Crews have suspended their search for a Camp Lejeune Marine reported missing in the Cape Fear River. The Public Affair's Office at Camp Lejeune has confirmed he is Lance Cpl. John J. Pruitt of Fontana, CA. He is assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division.

CFPUA crews stop million-gallon sewage spill

videoSewage spills are nothing new in Wilmington, but the latest accident off River Road is especially significant because of its size. The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority estimates there were between one and two million gallons of waste released into the county tidal creek.

Fishermen of all ages catch fun at Striper Tournament

Fishermen and women braved the cold Saturday morning to catch some fun and some Striped Bass at the 4th annual Cape Fear River Watch Striper Tournament.

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Cape Fear churches continue to adapt worship services during the pandemic

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