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Local elected officials react to Biden win

After Republicans and Democrats spent the past year and a half arguing about their differences, will they be able to come together?

Lack of support threatens Fort Fisher Aquarium expansion

A proposed bill to fund the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher is under discussion, but still has to swim upstream before it is approved for the budget.

How proposed legislation could extend funding for opioid treatment

A pilot project in Wilmington created to combat the opioid crisis could receive more funding, thanks to a new bill filed in the State House.

School board chair, lawmaker team up for multi-million dollar school expansion

Legislation in Raleigh could mean up to $8 million for the New Hanover County School System all funneling towards Sea-Tech's expansion.

Rep. Davis pushes house bill to improve Fort Fisher State Historic Site

Last year, Fort Fisher State Historic Site attracted over 900,000 visitors. Representative Ted Davis is pushing a house bill to improve this popular historic site.

Rep. Ted Davis examines new task force equipment

After lobbying for more than two years to get funding for the state Search and Rescue team, New Hanover County representative Ted Davis saw firsthand Tuesday how the money will be spent.

Representative: Demand Chemours officials speak in Wilmington or shut the plant down

The company declined county commission Chairman Woody White and Mayor Bill Saffo's request to hold a meeting in Wilmington.

CFPUA plan to filter GenX raises financial concerns for customers

One day after the Environmental Protection Agency held a summit to discuss Chemours and the toxicity of GenX and other contaminants in our drinking water, the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority held a meeting of their own.

Wilmington may become country’s first World War II Heritage City

Wilmington could soon receive a very special honor. Local and state leaders want the Port City to be named as the first World War II Heritage City.

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Many people gather in downtown Wilmington for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

Today you may have seen a sea of green in downtown, where many people gathered for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival to celebrate "Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day".

The first coding center for kids in Wilmington holds an open house

 The first coding center for kids in the area has officially opened up shop, and today it welcomed parents and kids to check out a fun way to learn about coding.

‘Love Me, Don’t Hurt Me’ event held to tackle issue of children’s safety in schools

Keeping children safe at school is a growing concern around the country and the Cape Fear. An event was held Saturday at the Derick Davis Center at Maides Park to take on the issue, with the theme being 'Love Me, Don't Hurt Me'.

Hundreds turn out for the annual Dragon Boat Regatta in Carolina Beach

Dozens of people competed for the top trophy and bragging rights in the annual Dragon Boat Regatta race Saturday afternoon.