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Local addiction specialist gives tips for a successful Dry January

WILMINGTON, NC -- Many people are looking to live their best life in 2021, after a holiday during the pandemic.  For some, that means...

Experts say alcohol could lead to New Year’s frostbite if you aren’t careful

While many will be out celebrating the new year Sunday night but experts say if you aren't careful, bar hopping could easily lead to frost bite.

Study: Different alcohol types trigger specific emotions

A new study suggests that drinking different types of alcohol can trigger specific emotions.

Thousands come out for the Beer and Wine Festival

Whether you sip your wine or chug your beer, there was plenty to drink at the 16th annual Carousel Center Beer and Wine Festival.

More water patrols this holiday weekend

This holiday weekend there will be a lot of people celebrating 4th of July on boats. Each year the New Hanover County Sheriff's office deals with the same issues, issues they are trying to cut down on.

NRA officials say people drinking at clubs shouldn’t be armed

At a rally on Friday, the presumptive Republican nominee said the massacre would have been prevented if some of the victims had been armed.

Law enforcement warns drivers, boaters before holiday weekend

"On the Road, On the Water, Don't Drink and Drive" is an annual campaign by local and state law enforcement agencies.

Underage drinking reduction effort in NC continues

Gov. Pat McCrory says a year-old state government effort to reduce underage drinking is making strong impressions upon parents and their children about a serious issue, but more needs to be done.

Fans camp out for popular, rare bourbon

The folks camped out Wednesday night were waiting to get their hands on some bourbon.

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What Did We Miss? Cicada causes driver to crash car

One driver has a new grudge against the cicadas PLUS a bear becomes perilously perched upon a utility pole.

Part of Independence Boulevard shut down due to retention pond flooding

The Wilmington Police Department has shutdown a section to of Independence Boulevard due to flooding caused by a retention pong.

FUN: Children’s Museum of Wilmington Mud Day

The event will be June 25 and 26 from 9a.m. to 12p.m. 

New Hanover County inspector provides insight into Miami building collapse

A deadly apartment building collapse in Florida has many asking what caused the tragedy, and a local building inspector is offering some perspective.