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Leland to end curbside recycling at end of June

The deadline for continuation of curbside service with GFL is April 23, 2021.

SC county cracking down on wrong recycling items in bins

Charleston County says beginning this month, workers are looking inside random bins.

UNCW is turning trash into environmentally responsible treasure

But UNCW is turning your trash into environmentally responsible treasure. The university has an onsite recycling compound meant to break down and recycle items county centers can't.

New Hanover County sees increase in contaminated recyclables

The New Hanover County Recycling Center is seeing a sharp increase in contaminated recyclables, when material not meant to be recycled are mixed with materials that are.

‘What goes where?’ workshop teaches residents how to properly recycle

Have you ever been stumped trying to figure out which items are recyclable? Well, New Hanover County's arboretum and UNCW are teaming up to teach residents what goes where. 

Student leaves college to drive ‘Save the Wave’ bus, clean beaches

A 21-year-old from Pennsylvania dropped out of college to drive across the United States to clean up the ocean and raise awareness about pollution. 

Surf City woman takes action to label waste bins around town

SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) -- A recent change in trash and recycling vendors for Surf City has caused a little confusion for residents and...

Cape Fear River Watch, volunteers clean up trash at Greenfield Lake

More than fifty people gathered at Greenfield Lake Saturday morning to help Cape Fear River Watch clean up trash.

Volunteers needed for 2018 Christmas Tree Recycling & Dune Restoration Project

If you live in Carolina Beach and are throwing out your Christmas tree in the next few weeks, the Cape Fear Surfrider Foundation needs your help.

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Some struggle with Myrtle Beach heat, while Midwesterners want to move here because of it

Whether they knew it or not, vacationers in downtown Myrtle Beach braved the area’s hottest day of 2021 Friday, with a heat index expected to reach 110.

After board member tests positive for Covid-19, New Hanover school board to meet virtually

The release didn't say which board member tested positive or who had potentially been exposed.

Distress Bandannas being sold to help raise funds for teen driver safety talks

Teen driver safety is a big concern for many parents of new drivers around the Cape Fear. One organization is setting out to tackle the issue and raise awareness for the cause. 

Pair tried to rob someone at knifepoint in Myrtle Beach, police say

Two people allegedly tried to rob someone at knifepoint Friday in Myrtle Beach, according to warrants.