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Trade in your old child car seat for a discount on a new one at Target

Looking to get rid of an old child car seat or are you ready to upgrade to a new size for your growing child? Target is bringing back their car seat trade-in event for Earth Day.

Wayne Huizenga, who built his fortune from trash to Blockbuster, dies at 80

H. Wayne Huizenga, a college dropout who built a business empire that included Blockbuster Entertainment, AutoNation and three professional sports franchises, has died.

Neighbors: Elderly woman’s property damaged by trash truck

Members of a tight-knit Downtown Wilmington community teamed up over the holidays to provide home repairs for an elderly neighbor known as Ms. Cat. After the success of those repairs, those same community members raised concerns that Ms. Cat was being treated unfairly.

Seattle garbageman returns $12,000 in lost checks to school

A Seattle elementary school is thanking a garbageman for finding nearly $12,000 in checks in the trash.

NC waste management director retiring in June

North Carolina's chief landfill and hazardous waste regulator is retiring this spring. Division of Waste Management Director Dexter Matthews told agency workers Monday of his decision to leave June 1 after 13 years at his current job and 30 years in environmental and public health protection. Matthews says his plan had always been to retire at 30 years.

New Hanover to open up trash hauling for bids

videoMore companies will be given a chance to bid on a contract for hauling trash out of New Hanover County under a plan adopted by the board of commissioners Monday.

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Brunswick County Schools preparing to welcome back K-5 students

Students across the country are beginning to get back into the swing of learning and some children here in the Cape Fear will be back in the classroom full time next week. 

BCSO: Issue may affect calling 911, call 910-253-7490 instead

According to an alert from the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, they are experiencing widespread issues that may affect calling 911.

Harris to voters: Don’t give up as Trump rushes court pick

Kamala Harris is urging voters not to be discouraged by Republican efforts to fill a Supreme Court seat before the election.

Officer charged in Breonna Taylor case pleads not guilty

The lone Kentucky detective charged in connection with the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor has pleaded not guilty.