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Tuesday, September 21, 2021
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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. 

Lawmakers tour Wilmington breweries, hear concerns from owners

On Thursday, Wilmington City leaders and state representatives toured breweries in our area to learn about the industry, and hear concerns from brewery owners.

Lawmakers speak out on new study about Sutton Lake contamination

New research from Duke University's Avner Vengosh shows large amounts of lead, cobalt and other heavy metals in Sutton Lake.

Local leaders lobby in Raleigh for hurricane recovery funding, future support

City leaders from all over our area paid a visit to the state capitol today with one goal in mind, to be a voice for those still recovering from Hurricane Florence.

Peterson files bill to reinstate film tax credit program

Senator Harper Peterson has sponsored a bill in the General Assembly to reboot the state's film tax credit program.

New Hanover County Board of Elections canvasses votes, results stand

Only a few dozen votes separated the top two candidates for a New Hanover County Senate seat.

More than 1,100 ballots added to races in New Hanover County

The 2018 election is not over yet and it may not be for a few more weeks in New Hanover County.

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Gov. Cooper to give COVID-19 update this afternoon

Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to give an update on the state's response to COVID-19.

Novant Health suspends hundreds of employees over COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Novant Health released an update on Tuesday on its mandatory COVID-19 vaccination program for employees.

North Carolina man accused of assaulting firemen during fire

Authorities have arrested a man who they say assaulted firefighters as they fought a fire at his North Carolina home.

Pet Pals: 6-month-old Pitbull is looking for his forever home

This week’s Pet Pal is a 6-month-old Pitbull named Prince and is in need of a forever home after being found as a stray.