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Multiple fire crews respond to gas station fire in Leland

Several fire crews responded to a fire at a gas station in Leland early Thursday morning. 

‘It’s honestly a miracle’: Neighbors describe Ocean Isle Beach fire; fire fighters investigate cause

Towering flames forced more than a dozen people to flee a raging fire at Ocean Isle Beach Wednesday night. Neighbors say it all started with an explosion.

Red Cross warns visitors to grill safely after Ocean Isle Beach fire burns two homes

Wednesday night, fire fighters fought to contain a blaze that burned two houses on Ocean Isle Beach West Boulevard. Though the fire's cause is still unclear, Ocean Isle Beach Mayor Debbie Smith says fire fighters suspect a propane tank lay close to the garage, between the two structures that burned.

Wildfire explodes to third-largest in California history

A Northern California wildfire that is now the third-largest in state history had burned for weeks, mostly in remote wildland areas with few people, before it roared through the little mountain community of Greenville, driven by shifting winds and bone-dry vegetation.

California fire prompts evacuations; Oregon blaze balloons

The Tamarack Fire grew overnight to about 10 square miles and was burning near Markleeville, close to the Nevada state line.

Fire continues to burn at Raleigh recycling center, sending thick smoke into the sky

Mulch at a recycling center in Raleigh remains on fire more than 24 hours after the flames sparked.

Greenville police sergeant presumed dead after house fire: Authorities

A Greenville police sergeant is presumed dead after a house fire overnight, authorities said Saturday.

Crews respond to second fire this year at North Myrtle Beach Flea Market

Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a two-alarm fire around 2:45 p.m. at 100 Highway 17 in Little River, which is the location of the North Myrtle Beach Flea Market.

Sheriff: Elderly man dies in North Carolina house fire

A sheriff's office says an elderly North Carolina man has died in a house fire.

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UNCW holds parking lot pep rally for NHRMC healthcare workers

The Novant parking lot filled with bubbles, pom poms, and support as UNCW nursing and health staff members surprised NHRMC medical staff with a pep rally.

Organizations to host Wilmington municipal candidate forum

The League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear, New Hanover County NAACP, and Cape Fear Housing Coalition are hosting a City of Wilmington Mayoral & Municipal Candidate Forum on Tuesday, September 28 at 6 p.m. via zoom. 

Pfizer booster shots available in New Hanover, Brunswick counties for eligible patients

Pfizer's COVID-19 booster shots are now available in New Hanover and Brunswick counties, days after receiving FDA approval.

Video game design studio opens up shop in downtown Wilmington

A game design company which develops software, game content, and gaming systems for lotteries and charitable gaming opened a new studio in Wilmington on Monday.