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Heroin ring leader sentenced to federal prison

A Clarkton man and a woman from Raleigh will spend years in a federal prison for their role in trafficking heroin.

Feds seek to keep more than $300K in suspected drug money

Federal prosecutors are seeking to keep $173,000 that was seized from a driver in Kansas as he headed to Colorado to buy marijuana.

Get paid $3,000 a month to smoke and review marijuana

This could be a highly sought after job. A company wants to pay someone $3,000 a month to review marijuana.

More than 2,000 in US diagnosed in vaping illness outbreak

New government figures show more than 2,000 people have been diagnosed with vaping illnesses in the still-unsolved U.S. outbreak.

Man convicted of hiding drugs in rectum while in New Hanover jail

A Wilmington man is headed to prison after he was convicted on charges that he hid bags of drugs in his rectum while he was in the New Hanover County jail.

Police: Pot-laced candy was likely bound for college parties

Police in North Carolina say they've seized about 200 pot-laced pieces of candy.

ALE state-wide enforcement operation nets more than 200 arrests

Over the weekend, ALE special agents arrested more than 200 people for alcohol, drug and firearm charges during a state-wide crackdown in partnership with local, state and federal agencies.

Man accused of shooting neighbor’s dog, charged with animal cruelty

A Columbus County man was arrested and charged with animal cruelty for allegedly shooting his neighbor's dog in a community outside of Whiteville. Now, the owner is speaking out.

Two arrests, 50+ pounds of pot seized following investigation

More than 50 pounds of pot are off the streets following a two-month drug investigation by the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office.

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New Hanover County inspector provides insight into Miami building collapse

A deadly apartment building collapse in Florida has many asking what caused the tragedy, and a local building inspector is offering some perspective.

Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

Wilmington Police and emergency personnel responded to multiple calls of a traffic accident in the area of the Martin Luther King Parkway and the Isabel Holmes Bridge Thursday night.

One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.