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Coast Guard rescues 3 from sinking sailboat off Hatteras Inlet

A Coast Guard aircrew rescued three people from a sinking vessel off the North Carolina coast early Friday morning.

Army Corps to dredge Carolina Beach Inlet more often

The US Army Corps of Engineers says they will start scheduling shorter dredging cycles. This means dredging would be done every 8 weeks.

Team heads to Alaska to probe sightseeing planes collision

A team of federal airplane accident investigators was expected to arrive in Alaska on Tuesday to investigate the cause of a midair collision between two sightseeing planes that killed at least four people.

One of NASCAR’s best hits the water with the US Coast Guard

Austion Dillon and his crew took the water on Wednesday afternoon for the Coca Cola Mission 600 program training with the Coast Guard.

Port of Wilmington welcomes third neo-Panamax crane

North Carolina Ports’ third neo-Panamax crane arrived to the Port of Wilmington Monday.

Delivery of new crane to port will close part of river Monday

Boaters be warned. The delivery of a new crane for the Port of Wilmington will close a long stretch of the Cape Fear River from Wilmington southward Monday.

Crane breaks free, floats into Snow’s Cut Bridge

A crane working on fenders at Snow's Cut Bridge broke free and floated into the bridge over the weekend, according to the Town of Carolina Beach.

Florence floods parts of Columbus Co. left alone by Matthew

Columbus County officials say the major flooding that has inundated the area since Hurricane Florence has affected areas that did not flood after Hurricane Matthew two years ago

Holiday weekend brings more boaters, more dangers

It's Labor Day Weekend and the boaters have flooded the waters. According to the NC Wildlife Commission, 29 people have died from boating accidents this year, which marks the deadliest year in 20 years.

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New Hanover soccer completes season sweep of Hoggard

The Wildcats won 2-0 at Scott Braswell Stadium Wednesday. 

CFCC students bring to life ‘Our Place,’ an on-campus student run dining room

Cape Fear Community College offers more than 160 programs of study and some overlap, allowing students to work with their peers in hands-on work environments. 

WPD: 17-year-old injured in shooting

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting.

Children and the COVID-19 vaccine: parents on vaccines for kids ages 5 to 11

When it comes to vaccines for children, Pfizer is one step down, with several more to go.