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North Carolina family describes close call with tornado

A drive home turned dangerous for a North Carolina family over the weekend.

Wilmington Fire Department: Lightning strike sparks house fires

Strong storms Saturday afternoon produced lots of lightning which was the cause of two fires at two Wilmington homes.

Ocean Isle Beach faces an uphill climb after week of devastation

Residents of Ocean Isle Beach are heartbroken after days worth of damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaias. Overnight on Thursday more fires popped up across the Island, adding to the toll of nearly 10 homes that have been burnt to the ground.

National Weather Service confirms at least 3 tornadoes in Brunswick Co.

The National Weather Service has confirmed at least three tornadoes touched down in Brunswick County as Hurricane Isaias passed through the Cape Fear. 

EF1 tornado causes damage after touching down near Belville

The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF1 tornado hit parts of Belville and Leland on Monday night. The tornado formed in an outer band of Hurricane Isaias, snapping approximately 100 trees and damaging homes. 

Tropical Storm Isaias nears Florida before heading for the Carolinas

Tropical storm watches and warnings now stretch from Florida to parts of the southern New England coast as Tropical Storm Isaias hovers off the Florida coast.

Rainy weather delays some Pender County graduation ceremonies

Rainy weather has paused some graduation ceremonies for Pender County.

Cristobal is now a depression, moving north toward Canada

Tropical Storm Cristobal has weakened into a depression after inundating coastal Louisiana and ginning up dangerous weather along most of the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Surf City fire chief says tropical storms causing increase in rip current rescues

Surf City ocean rescue has responded to more than a dozen rip current rescues in the last three days after seeing an increase in calls over the last two weeks.

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Young UNCW Women’s Basketball team facing challenges head on

It's been a summer and fall full of challenges for the UNCW Women's Basketball team. Two weeks ago practice was shut down due to a covid-19 cluster, cutting off-season workouts short.

US: Russian hackers targeting state, local networks

Russian hackers have targeted the networks of dozens of state and local governments in the United States in recent days, and have stolen data from at least two servers.

Local experts weigh in ahead of second and final presidential debate

The stage is set for the second and final presidential debate Thursday night.

State urges New Hanover County to further enforce Covid restrictions

Governor Cooper sent a letter to County Commissioners Wednesday, classifying New Hanover County as "an area of concern," and asking leaders to consider additional local action.