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Medical facilities fight proposed drug treatment facility

Back in February, Wilmington City council approved a special use permit for a drug abuse treatment center, which has been in the works for more than four years. Now two medical facilities have filed an appeal, asking for an injunction.

County, city leaders hold meeting to discuss affordable housing

Working together to create more affordable housing. It's an issue that became more urgent after Hurricane Florence, and Thursday a meeting was held to discuss the problem.

Barfield: ‘State of the county is strong,’ in Monday address

A day before the president gives the annual State of the Union address to the nation, New Hanover County residents will get the State of the County update.

County leaders press for film funding as local film foundation begins grant push

Lawmakers have made steps to improve the grants year after year, but local leaders here want to see more.

New Hanover Co. Commissioners sworn in, elect chair & vice-chair

For the first time in decades there is a democrat majority on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners.

New Hanover County Commission turns blue for the first time in decades following midterms

In the winner circle, it appears a blue wave was enough to break up the split electorate in favor of Democratic candidates.

YWCA hosts ‘Potluck for Peace’ during Stand Against Racism Week

Stand Against Racism Week kicked off with fellowship, a message and good food.

NC House candidate clarifies controversial statement

At a recent forum he was recorded saying he is a member of the African-American community, a statement that has stirred up some controversy.

New audit program will help New Hanover Co. collect room occupancy taxes

New Hanover County commissioners are hoping to have a new plan in place this summer to make it easier to collect occupancy taxes from people who rent their homes for short terms.

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NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon.