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County Commissioner in favor of bringing back National Gypsum

National Gypsum closed it's plant back in 2009, but now a return and brighter future could be in store.

‘It’s time to have accountability there’: New Hanover Co. Commissioners adopt opioid resolution

The opioid crisis is a problem that is not only sweeping the nation, but the Cape Fear region as well. That is why New Hanover County Commissioners approved their end of a joint effort with the City of Wilmington in the fight against the epidemic Monday night. 

Brunch could start earlier in New Hanover County

Brunch is a Sunday favorite for many and now customers can order mimosas or bloody marys a little earlier than they are used to.

New Hanover Commission approves $329M budget

In a three to two decision, New Hanover county commissioners passed their legislation to cut the budget of several non-profits.

Possible budget cuts to non-profit organizations in New Hanover county

A recent budget proposal could lead to thousands of dollars being taken out from their budgets.

UNCW requests $800,000 from city, county to renovate track

UNCW is asking for $300,000 from the city and $500,000 from the county and in turn will open the track to the public.

New Hanover County receives donation for Naloxone kits

It is a gesture to help fight a growing crisis. The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners accepted a donation Monday afternoon aimed at reducing opioid overdoses across the Cape Fear.

New Hanover Co. Commissioner pushing to save Echo Farms

For more than eight months the group 'Save Echo Farms' has been pushing the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County to save their golf course and now they are getting some much needed help.

2 incumbent New Hanover commissioners sworn in

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners met this morning and now, after a delay, the board is complete.

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Kidder Street Shooting: Multiple people fired 20+ shots as partygoers celebrated birthday

The Wilmington Police Department has released more details on a shooting that left three people dead and four others hurt in early April.

Gov. Cooper lifts capacity & social distancing rules, and most mask mandates

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Friday announced that the state is completely lifting all mandatory capacity, gathering limits and social distancing requirements, effective immediately.

Vandenberg Air Force Base to be renamed Space Force Base

California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base will be renamed as a U.S. Space Force Base.

‘Do not interfere:’ Myrtle Beach says nesting sea turtles being scared away by people

"Do not interfere with sea turtles!" said the Myrtle Beach City Government on Friday.