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Common mistakes to avoid when voting absentee

Nearly 20,000 absentee ballots requested and almost 7,500 ballots returned and approved in Brunswick County with two weeks away from the beginning of early voting.

Absentee voting is underway statewide

Today is the first day of absentee voting, and this year, the Brunswick County Board of Elections received more than 14,000 absentee ballots.

Some Brunswick voters to use new voting system on Nov. 5 election

Some Brunswick County voters heading to the polls on November 5th will be testing a new voting system, but not all county commissioners were on board with that decision. 

Brunswick County plans to purchase new voting machines

Voting is fundamental right and Brunswick County Board of Elections say they want to make sure voters are confident that their elections are smooth, fair, and accurate.

Elections boards caught off guard by subpoenas

Federal prosecutors have backed off requiring North Carolina elections officials from providing tens of millions of ballots and voting documents before the end of the month.

No early voting at previous locations in Leland

People who live in northern Brunswick County may have to drive farther if they want to vote early. Don't make plans to cast your ballot at the Leland Cultural Arts Center or Leland Town Hall during one-stop early voting this year.

No changes in results after Brunswick County vote canvass

After the official count of votes from the Nov. 7 elections, all the results from Brunswick County are the same as they were on Election Night.

Brunswick County election results remain the same after recount

Only a handful of votes separate four races in Brunswick county. That's why the board of elections conducted a recount to confirm the results from election night are accurate. The recount showed the results will stay the same.

BHI broadband bond referendum fails on tied vote

A tie vote means that an effort to bring broadband Internet access to Bald Head Island has failed.

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COVID-19 assistance for farmers market operators and local food hubs

Beginning Oct. 1, farmers markets operators and local food hubs can apply for assistance through the COVID-19 Emergency Aid for Farmers Market Operators and Local Food Hubs program.

Person falls off Oak Island Pier, clings to piling until rescued

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

‘Negative, uncivil’: Voters react to chaotic first 2020 presidential debate

People around the nation and right here in the Cape Fear are still digesting the fiery debate Tuesday night between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.