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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. 

Teachers protest GOP-proposed pay increase

Teachers in our area and across the state are asking Governor Roy Cooper to veto a pay raise put forward by republican lawmakers.  A news conference was held outside of Hoggard High School Thursday afternoon.

‘We the People’ march rallies in downtown Wilmington

Thousands joined in Washington, D.C. for the "We the People" march and, right here in the Port City, community members rallied just the same. 

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Oak Island Lighthouse to replace beacon for first time in more than 60 years

The Oak Island Lighthouse is set to get an updated look. It was built in 1958 and was once the brightest lighthouse in the country.

Bald Head Island officers fired in 2014 awarded $700k in lawsuit

A federal judge has sided with four former Bald Head Island Public Safety Officers who filed a lawsuit after they were fired six years ago.

NC audit questions monitoring of virus funds for education

State Auditor Beth Wood's office says North Carolina’s education department has failed to monitor sufficiently whether over $140 million in federal coronavirus relief money was used properly or met its intended purposes.

Mayor declares Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day

Mayor Bill Saffo has declared Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day.