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State distributing fans to those in need from May through October

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Aging and Adult Services is partnering with the N.C. Area Agencies on Aging and local service providers to distribute fans to eligible recipients through Operation Fan Heat Relief May 1–Oct. 31.

Brunswick County residents left out in the cold by local propane supplier

Some homeowners in Brunswick County say they've been left out in the cold by a propane company in Supply, with no way to keep warm, and no answers.

Concerns over heat-related illness rise in rural areas including Bladen County

State officials in North Carolina say that high temperatures are increasingly becoming a health threat in rural areas.

Death Valley’s brutal 130 degrees may be record if verified

Death Valley reported a temperature of 130 degrees amid a blistering heat wave.

It’s hot, but experts say masks are necessary in every season

It's been hot and steamy across the Cape Fear, but doctors say masks are still necessary. We are all trying to avoid the coronavirus, but research shows it's sticking around for a while. 

Historic Heat: Cape Fear temperatures break several records

The Cape Fear is feeling the heat lately and at times at historical levels.

Late season heat limits some farmers from planting new crops

Intense late season heat has had its toll on people, but has it been just as rough on crops?

Drought and hot temperatures damaging NC’s apple harvest

Above average heat and below average rainfall is taking a toll on North Carolina's apple harvest.

More than 160 heat records could be broken in the US this week

If you are looking forward to fall foliage, pumpkin patches, and snugly sweaters, you may want to wait a little long if you actually want it to feel cooler.

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Accident on N. Kerr Avenue near New Centre Drive

Wilmington police officers are currently closing off southbound traffic between those two intersections as crews work at the scene.

Arrest made after video shows dog beaten with object in Conway area

A video shows what appears to be someone tying up a dog and beating it with an object. The dog is hit multiple times and can be seen jumping repeatedly to avoid being hit.

US Catholic bishops OK steps toward possible rebuke of Biden

The 168-55 vote was announced near the end of a three-day meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops that was held virtually.

Judge rules for Florida on CDC order blocking cruise ships

U.S. District Judge Steven Merryday wrote in a 124-page decision Friday that Florida would be harmed if the CDC order effectively blocking most cruises were to continue.