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After 9 months, Congress reaches COVID-19 compromise deal

Top congressional lawmakers announced a roughly $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill on Sunday, just hours ahead of a government shutdown deadline -- a deal nearly nine months in the making.

Local art organizations awarded $275,000

This week, the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County awarded $275,000 to local artists and organizations.

A million-plus North Carolina parents to receive $335 check

More than a million parents in North Carolina are receiving a $335 check from the state government to help offset costs during the coronavirus pandemic.

Good Shepherd Center offering help with Eviction Prevention Project

The coronavirus pandemic has led to financial insecurity for people across the Cape Fear. Job losses, furloughs, and business closures mean that many families are suffering from lower or no income at all. A new program is here to help with that burden.

Rep. Rouzer speaks at Make America Great Again Meet-up ahead of RNC

On the final day of the Democratic National Convention, North Carolina Congressman David Rouzer spoke at a Make America Great Again Meet-up in Wilmington.

Filling a need, local organizations offer up educational based child care

Starting next week, students all across the State of North Carolina will be back to learning. School may be back in session, but most of that learning will happen remotely. So, local organizations in New Hanover County are doing what they can to provide a safe learning environment. 

Small businesses in New Hanover County can apply for $10K grant until Friday

Many have taken a hard hit to their finances due to COVID-19. On Monday, New Hanover County Commissioners approved a $1.3 million grant program to put funds back into these small businesses.

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopts CARES Act spending outline

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved a budget outline for spending more than $4 million in funds allocated from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Brunswick County Commissioners vote on CARES Act funds, water treatment plant

Monday night, the Brunswick County Commissioners voted unanimously to authorize the county manager to make an application for the CARES Act funds already approved by the federal government.

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WPD: Man arrested after fleeing from officers

A man is being held on a more than $1,000,000 bond after Wilmington Police arrested him Thursday night.

Local summer camp has kids learning video game history

It's not your typical summer camp, but it's one that keeps these kid's heads in the game.

Victims identified in 13th St. shooting

Police say these women were completely innocent, with no gang ties.

Beloved postal worker retires after delivering three decades of smiles

Residents of the Echo Farms community bid farewell to a beloved postal worker who retired after three decades of service on Friday afternoon.