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Wilmington woman claims she was denied service at Walmart hair salon due to service dog

A local college student claims she was denied service from a Walmart hair salon because she was accomplished by her service dog.

Meet Tabitha “Too Shoos”: a two-legged dog with a big heart

She may be small, she may be different, but that doesn't stop her from encouraging people to vote.

Blind man pleads for return of guide dog stolen from backyard: ‘He’s a good boy’

Kevin Coachman is blind. He said he needs his specially-trained guide dog Lucca to lead an independent life, but Lucca has disappeared and he believes someone stole him.

Wilmington service dog certified in ‘red vest’ ceremony

A service dog named Trent became certified with paws4people, a nonprofit organization designed to give people with physical, mental and emotional disabilities assistance through canine companionship.

Niko and Ron, the journey of man’s best friend

His name is Niko and like any other dog, he likes treats, to get his belly rubbed, and he also likes long walks on the beach and fishing.

In ‘lawless’ world of service dogs, many families suffer

All the counseling, therapy and medication did little to ease 9-year-old Sobie Cummings' crippling anxiety and feelings of isolation. And so a psychiatrist suggested that a service dog might help the autistic child connect with other kids.

Service dog vs. emotional support dog: Incident leaves one dog injured, another labeled dangerous

How many times have you been in a store or a restaurant and seen a dog inside? Some, of course, may be legitimate service dogs.

In photo, Bush’s service dog honors the late president

Former President George H.W. Bush's service dog has honored his master with his own tribute in front of the late leader's flag-draped casket.

6-year-old spends first Christmas with service dog

We have a holiday update to a story we have been following for months. A little six year girl old who lives with juvenile arthritis had her first Christmas with her service dog.

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Mystery solved: Offshore vessel identified by Northstar Marina

We have an update on a story we brought you yesterday. The mystery of the strange barge near access four has finally been solved. 

Board of Education votes ‘no confidence’ in member Judy Justice

The New Hanover County Board of Education voted in favor of a 'no confidence' motion against board member Judy Justice.

After months of work, repairs still needed at downtown Wilmington’s River Place

In recent months, the luxury apartments and condos at River Place, a long-awaited $80 million development on Wilmington's riverfront, have turned into temporary construction sites as workers wearing safety vests and hard hats have repaired building-wide defects.