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Leaders envision new juvenile justice building as beacon of hope and healing for teens, families

New Hanover County held a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday for the new Division of Juvenile Justice building, located at 138 N. Fourth Street in downtown Wilmington.

New Hanover County Commissioners vaccinated ahead of schedule

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman has confirmed that the members of the board have been vaccinated but seemed to have skipped the line.

New Hanover County Commissioners sworn in, new rehab facility approved

Three commissioners were sworn in to the New Hanover County Commission Monday afternoon.

Hugh MacRae signs taken down from Wilmington park

Following Monday night's county commission meeting signs at the entrances of Wilmington's Hugh MacRae Park were taken down Tuesday afternoon after commissioners voted to change the name.

Leaders discuss potential face mask requirement as cases spike in New Hanover Co.

The number of coronavirus cases in New Hanover County has more than doubled since the beginning of this month. As of Wednesday afternoon, the county has 444 positive cases.

Commissioner troubled over handling of race and gender questions on Census

New Hanover County leaders have sent a formal request to the US Census Bureau to reconsider how it handles questions that remain unanswered.

New Hanover County leaders give update on coronavirus

At a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday, New Hanover County leaders got an update on COVID-19 and what the county is doing to prepare. 

‘Trust has been broken’: Commissioners offer help in sexual misconduct investigation

New Hanover County Commissioners are ready to get help in solving the school district's problems with alleged sexual misconduct.

Commissioners deny WAVE Transit request for supplemental funding

New Hanover County Commissioners denied WAVE Transit's request for additional funding for 2020.

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‘I just remember hearing shot after shot:’ Ten Pin Alley shooting witness talks about frightening moments

The investigation continues into shots fired at a Wilmington bowling alley Friday night. And Wednesday, one anonymous witness spoke out about her terrifying experience.

Wilmington-based Bitty and Beau’s Coffee expands to two more states

 Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop has recently announced two more locations -- Bethlehem, PA and Auburn, AL.

Can you choose which COVID-19 vaccine you get? And other questions answered

Though vaccinations have been underway for a few months now, many still have questions about the process and the vaccines themselves.

Thousands give feedback to Wilmington PD about their pilot cruise lights program

The Wilmington Police Department says they have received thousands of responses to a survey about their "cruise light" pilot program.