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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
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Wilmington gun sales and conceal carry permits skyrocket

Wilmington guns are flying off the shelves and courses are filling up months in advance. There's not denying something's in the air. But why?

Burgaw police chief talks gun safety after child dies in ‘accidental shooting’

Following the death of a four-year-old boy after a reported accidental shooting in Burgaw, Police Chief Jim Hock talked gun safety and how to properly store your gun to prevent accidents in the future.

Local students to participate in nationwide March For Our Lives

Students and advocates from around the Cape Fear are preparing to take part in a national movement.

Sources: White House to unveil gun safety plans

The Trump administration plans to unveil as soon as Thursday a list of more than 10 administrative and legislative priorities the president intends to champion in an effort to help prevent gun violence in schools.

Study: Most firearm owners do not store their guns properly

Public health experts found more than half of gun owners in the U.S. do not properly store their weapons in the home.

Couple accidentally shot at church while discussing gun safety

A man accidentally shot himself and his wife in their Tennessee church after he had taken his gun out during a discussion about weapons in places of worship, police said.

Holly Ridge council receives public input on gun range suit

video Citizens of Holly Ridge turned out in force Tuesday night to share their thoughts on a lawsuit against Surf City Guns and Ammo.

Sanford man shoots himself while showing safety

Lee County sheriff's deputies say a Sanford man shot and killed himself while showing friends the safety of his new gun.

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NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon.