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Domestic violence shelter: Calls more than double, shelter stays up almost 300%

Domestic violence numbers in the Cape Fear continue to go up as the pandemic continues, and shelters struggle to keep up with the need.

Domestic Violence Shelter & Services sees 116% jump in calls in last month from 2019

In the past month, the Domestic Violence Shelter and Services in Wilmington has gotten more than twice as many calls as it did this time last year.

Concerns of domestic violence rise during pandemic crisis

With so many people staying home right now, that raises concerns over what's going on behind closed doors. During times of crisis, the concern for domestic violence goes up.

Domestic violence exhibit recognizes those helping the cause

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And as it comes to an end, those working to bring awareness to the issue displayed an exhibit in downtown Wilmington.

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Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

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One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

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