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Wilmington leaders satisfied with city’s response to ice storm

video"We don't fix outages," Police Chief Ralph Evangelous said. "We implemented our hurricane plan that we do every year, that we have every year. We do the exact same thing every year. I mean I don't know what you want us to do. Cut trees down and fix power lines?"

ONLY ON 3: With almost half of New Hanover Co. without power; city, county,...

We've learned from a source close to the situation that the Wilmington Police Department had no special plan in place today to handle power outages or dark traffic lights. We're told in fact that no officers got any special instructions or scheduling updates from Chief Ralph Evangelous or his management team on how to handle traffic or neighborhoods with no power.

City of Wilmington considering spending $3.5 million or more to buy downtown property

video Two days after the municipal election, the City of Wilmington announced it is negotiating with Chuck Schoninger and Riverfront Holdings II, LLC to possibly buy land on the northern downtown riverfront for a "passive waterfront park." The proposed park would be between 6 and 7 acres and would cost the city between $3.5-$4 million, according to a city spokeswoman.

YOU MAKE THE CALL: Was traffic stop of city employee handled properly?

videoOften in newsrooms there are stories that lead to debate: Is it news or not? Will viewers want to see it, or should they see it all? Tonight, we ask you to be the judge.

Hundreds of jobs possibly coming to Wilmington

videoWilmington's economy could see a boost in the near future. Wilmington Business Development says it is in the early stages of courting a major company to the Port City.

New Hanover Co. wants to explore merging fire service with City of Wilmington

New Hanover County asked the City of Wilmington to jointly participate in a study as the next step in looking at options for the city and county governing boards to consider in providing fire service to the community.

SBI to investigate WPD

video The State Bureau of Investigation will look into whether members of the Wilmington Police Department did anything criminal during a botched prostitution sting last year.

City leaders unsure about releasing info in botched WPD sting

videoThere are still a lot of questions about who did what during a Wilmington Police prostitution sting last year that led to changes in the department yesterday. There could be more answers if Wilmington's top cop would ask a question of city council.

StarNews: Former Greyhound bus station property in downtown Wilmington listed for $2.15 million

video The former Greyhound bus station property in downtown Wilmington is on the market.

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