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Travel ban to extend to United Kingdom, Ireland

The White House is expected to announce that the U.S. will broaden its European travel ban, adding the United Kingdom and Ireland to its list.

Trump takes virus test, awaiting results

After days of resistance, President Donald Trump said Saturday that he was tested for the new coronavirus.

Health officials announce 8 new coronavirus cases, 23 now reported in NC

North Carolina health officials announced eight new positive COVID-19 tests on Saturday.

New Hanover County Schools remain open, leaders plan as COVID-19 spreads

New Hanover County Schools mad the call Friday afternoon to stay open, as COVID-19 continues to spread.

Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival postponed

The 26th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival has been postponed.

Cancellations caused by coronavirus impacting local economy

For the first time in 73 years, there is not going to be an Azalea Festival and that is going to cause a huge loss for the City of Wilmington.

Wilmington Police and Fire are asking you to ‘bump it!’

In an effort to reduce the spread of germs, WPD and WFD have launched a campaign encouraging citizens to bump fists instead of shaking hands.

Individuals at 2 New Hanover schools self-quarantine due to coronavirus concerns

Individuals at Williston Middle School and Forest Hills Global Elementary School have chosen, out of an abundance of caution, to self-quarantine.

New Hanover County Schools prepare for potential closures

New Hanover County Schools are considering the possibility that schools may have to close as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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Accident on N. Kerr Avenue near New Centre Drive

Wilmington police officers are currently closing off southbound traffic between those two intersections as crews work at the scene.

Arrest made after video shows dog beaten with object in Conway area

A video shows what appears to be someone tying up a dog and beating it with an object. The dog is hit multiple times and can be seen jumping repeatedly to avoid being hit.

US Catholic bishops OK steps toward possible rebuke of Biden

The 168-55 vote was announced near the end of a three-day meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops that was held virtually.

Judge rules for Florida on CDC order blocking cruise ships

U.S. District Judge Steven Merryday wrote in a 124-page decision Friday that Florida would be harmed if the CDC order effectively blocking most cruises were to continue.