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Black Lives Matter of Wilmington applauds Chauvin’s conviction, calls for more accountability

One day after former police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd, the Wilmington chapter of Black Lives Matter held an event to share their reaction.

Local activists react to Derek Chauvin murder conviction

A group of activists gathered on the steps of Wilmington City Hall Tuesday night to praise a jury's decision to convict former police officer Derek Chauvin of murdering George Floyd last year.

Former officer Derek Chauvin convicted of murder, manslaughter in George Floyd death

Ex-cop Derek Chauvin convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd death that stirred worldwide protests.

Jury reaches verdict at trial over George Floyd’s death

The jury has reached a verdict at the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd.

Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd’s death goes to the jury

The murder case against former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd has gone to the jury.

Attorneys at Chauvin trial in Floyd death make final pitch

Attorneys in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd will make their closing arguments Monday.

Chauvin won’t testify at murder trial in Floyd’s death

The defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd has rested its case without putting Chauvin on the stand, wrapping up after two days of testimony to the prosecution’s two weeks.

Minnesota cop will be charged in shooting of Daunte Wright

A Minnesota prosecutor says he will charge a white former suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot 20-year-old Black motorist Daunte Wright during a traffic stop.

Lieutenant: Kneeling on George Floyd’s neck ‘totally unnecessary’

Lt. Richard Zimmerman testified Friday at the trial of Officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged with killing George Floyd last year.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.