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Wilmington City Council passes sidewalk cafe ordinance

After walking around the issue for months, the Wilmington City Council finally took action tonight on sidewalk cafes.

Wilmington City Council passes annexation policy

The Wilmington City Council effectively stripped away many limits to extending the city limits.

Tall ship could cost city a tall price

video A tall ship is apparently too tall for Downtown Wilmington. The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle was scheduled to sail in to town Friday and dock at the riverfront, but it's height has organizers scrambling for a back-up plan for visitors.

Non-Profit exec explains personal charges on corporate credit card

WDI Director admits to using corporate card to buy cigars and groceries for himself.

Questioned charges lead to new WDI credit card policy

WDI executive director John Hinnant admits he used the card to buy grocery and cigars and for some other charges, but later reimbursed the organization.

Wilmington council asks for Wilmington Downtown Inc. audit

video The City of Wilmington has put a freeze on funding for Wilmington Downtown Inc. Laura Padgett called out the organization during last week's City Council meeting saying she had seen evidence of inappropriate charges on the group's corporate credit card, but WDI says its record is clean and an audit will prove it.

City budget passes, sweepstakes moritorium extended

Wilmington city council passes its budget and extends its moratorium on sweepstakes cafes.

City council OK’s budget for now

By a vote of four to two, Wilmington City Council approved the next fiscal year's proposed budget.

Small turnout for big budget hearing

Despite a large tax increase in Wilmington's budget proposal, few residents showed up to speak at Tuesday's City Council meeting.

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Flooding continues to be a problem along Canal Drive in Carolina Beach

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Snake lands on Mississippi woman as she opens her front door

A woman in Mississippi received a slithering surprise when she got home from work last week: a snake that had been lodged on top of her front door landed on her head.

Sen. Tillis: Trump to extend offshore drilling pause to NC

One of North Carolina's U.S. senators says President Donald Trump told him he'll add North Carolina to a list of states whose coastal waters won’t be subjected to offshore drilling for a decade.