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US economy doing well

The Bush administration got some unaccustomed good news Friday. The US economy appears to be humming along nicely. Statistics from the Labor Department today reveal a net growth in jobs and stable unemployment rates.

Study: don’t count on pay raise next year

If a new study proves to be correct don't count on getting a bump in pay next year. As you're planning that summer vacation, you may be counting on a future pay raise to cover some of the costs. But experts are warning: don't get your hopes up.

Economists: Climate change will cost N.C. billions

Ben Poulter of the Department of Global Change and Natural Systems at the Potsdam Institute in Germany says coastal North Carolina has been identified as one of the United States' most vulnerable regions to climate change.

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New Hanover Wildcats ready to right ship after below average spring season

The New Hanover Wildcats finished a football season with a record of .500 or worse for the first time in a decade in the pandemic-shortened season of the spring of 2021.

UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

As administrators prepare for the upcoming fall semester and COVID-19 continues to spread, college and university officials are met with a new challenge of detecting fake COVID-19 vaccination cards.

Suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting

The suspect then veered at the deputy as the suspect tried to hit the officer with his vehicle. Both WPD and NHCSO fired upon the suspect, striking him at least once.

Resort style rental property project proposed for the town of Navassa

A resort style rental community might be coming to the town of Navassa.