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Former State Senator Harper Peterson launches bid for the City of Wilmington’s mayoral race

He plans to tackle many issues in the community including, but not limited to, infrastructure, schools, utilities, roadways, environment, affordable housing, racial injustice, food deserts and neglected neighborhoods.

Supporter, opponent of hospital sale react to attorney general’s decision

Attorney General Josh Stein has given his blessing for the county to sell New Hanover Regional Medical Center, but some still have concerns about whether this is the best decision for the community.

NC election canvass complete, Peterson concedes to Lee

Canvassing took place on Friday in North Carolina.

Lee unofficially reclaims NC Senate seat, confident results will hold

There are a lot of close races on the local level keeping candidates on their toes as the final ballots are counted.

Lee ousts Peterson in close senate race, Peterson says it isn’t over yet

Unofficially, Michael Lee has reclaimed the seat he lost in 2018 to Harper Peterson.

Democratic candidates ‘Game Day’ press conference

Several democratic candidates turned out for a press conference this morning in Wilmington, held just down the road from a polling location at Willston Middle School. 

Democrats condemn Tillis’ lack of COVID-19 relief efforts

In another last campaign push, democrats came out on Thursday to put pressure on their republican counterparts for not passing COVID-19 relief legislation.

‘One week to heal nation’: Democrats respond to VP Pence’s visit in campaign push

North Carolina Democrats are responding to Vice President Mike Pence's visit Tuesday. Local and state Democratic candidates came out Tuesday to make another last push of their own before election day.

Wilmington celebrates first day of Hanukkah

A community Menorah lighting kicked off the first night of Hanukkah in the Cape Fear. 

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Governor Cooper appoints new general counsel

Fletcher replaces William McKinney, who served as the Governor’s Legal Counsel from January 2017 until July 2021 and has returned to private practice.

‘Christmas in Harmony’ filming next week

Even though it's the dog days of August, a new movie production is making the Cape Fear think about the yuletide season.

‘American Idol’ to hold virtual auditions for NC, SC on Friday

You must be a legal U.S. resident born on or between June 2, 1992 and September 15, 2006 to participate this season.

‘There are only so many beds’: COVID-19 surge hits hospitals

Florida hospitals slammed with COVID-19 patients are suspending elective surgeries and putting beds in conference rooms, an auditorium and a cafeteria.