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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, Feb. 13: Brewing hope and goodwillBeau’s Coffee at Wrightsville and Kerr avenues offers a special ingredient in a
Editorial, Feb. 13: Brewing hope and goodwill
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 48 minutes ago
Beau’s Coffee at Wrightsville and Kerr avenues offers a special ingredient in all its products – hope. The coffee shop employs people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Amy Wright founded the shop and named it after her son, an... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Expand your palate with these 5 events this weekRecently we’ve had some of our coldest temperatures yet this season, not to men
Expand your palate with these 5 events this week
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Recently we’ve had some of our coldest temperatures yet this season, not to mention so much rain, but that doesn’t mean you have to sit home. Get out and do something while enjoying some of your favorite foods and beverages. There’s no excuse to stay... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Stories Ron Benson will not tell: Hall of Fame coach served as a hero to many in his 42 years David Allen Jr. | Published 37 minutes ago Ron Benson, a UNC graduate, has co
Stories Ron Benson will not tell: Hall of Fame coach served as a hero to many in his 42 years
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 17 hours ago
David Allen Jr. | Published 37 minutes ago Ron Benson, a UNC graduate, has coached in the Chapel Hill school system for years and teamed up with Anson... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Want to be on Good Evening Wilmington? Share your Throwback Thursday photosPhoto: DeAnna, Kenny, and Justin Brown WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — We want you to
Want to be on Good Evening Wilmington? Share your Throwback Thursday photos
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 20 hours ago
Photo: DeAnna, Kenny, and Justin Brown WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — We want you to be a part of our new show GOOD EVENING WILMINGTON. DeAnna, Kenny, and Justin Brown are long time Carolina Panthers fans. Check out the family, with a 2 week old Justin... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
DWI Decline: The surprising reasons arrests are droppingThe number of DWI arrests in New Hanover County is down considerably in recent
DWI Decline: The surprising reasons arrests are dropping
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
The number of DWI arrests in New Hanover County is down considerably in recent years. It may seem too good to be true that people are actually making better decisions, opting not to drink and drive, but that could be at least part of the reason... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach could see an increase for parking passes(Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY) WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — You could see s
Wrightsville Beach could see an increase for parking passes
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 22 hours ago
(Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY) WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — You could see some changes if you use a residential parking pass to park on the street here in Wrightsville Beach. Parking is on the agenda for the Board of Alderman meeting tonight. If... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Red drum swell tops slow week on waterAnother week of bad weather saw limited fishing days for area anglers. Inshore
Red drum swell tops slow week on water
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Another week of bad weather saw limited fishing days for area anglers. Inshore boats continue to report good catches of red drum, with some black drum mixed in. Surf and pier fishermen reported dogfish and some red drum as well. Nearshore fishermen... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Drainage work finished on Wrightsville Ave.

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WILMINGTON -- A $4.9 million

Drainage work finished on Wrightsville Ave.
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday

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WILMINGTON -- A $4.9 million city drainage improvement project off the 5800 block of Wrightsville Avenue is complete other than some finishing touches, according to a news release.

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York Daily Record
Rotary presents community awardsOn Feb. 4, the Rotary Club of Eastern York County held its first-ever awards pr
Rotary presents community awards
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
On Feb. 4, the Rotary Club of Eastern York County held its first-ever awards program to recognize local individuals, small businesses and large businesses (over 50 employees) and organizations. Committee members reviewed nominations based on various... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
6 ways to get your Valentine on

Friday & Saturday: Parents Night Out: Overwhelmed at th

6 ways to get your Valentine on
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday

Friday & Saturday: Parents Night Out: Overwhelmed at the prospect of planning a romantic escape between soccer practice, play rehearsals and homework?

Kick off the Valentine's Day weekend with some much-needed alone... Read more

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York Daily Record
On campus news for Feb. 11Austin Grubb of Hanover, is studying in Heredia, Costa Rica this spring. Grubb
On campus news for Feb. 11
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Austin Grubb of Hanover, is studying in Heredia, Costa Rica this spring. Grubb is a biology and Spanish major in the class of 2017. A 2013 graduate of South Western High School, he is the son of Troy and Tina Grubb. Alisha Kelley of Fairfield, is... Read more
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York Daily Record
York area students make dean's listMount Saint Mary's University: Thomas D. Baker of Gettysburg, Chandler J. Banko
York area students make dean's list
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Mount Saint Mary's University: Thomas D. Baker of Gettysburg, Chandler J. Bankos of York, Jonathan G. Beitzell of Biglerville, Aparna Bhanu of Gettysburg, Bari K. Boyd of Dover, Katherine R. Brittingham of Etters, Joseph E. Buchheit of Fairfield,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame announces 2016 classOn Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the
Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame announces 2016 class
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
On Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the 2016 inductees into membership at their annual banquet at the Burney Center on the campus of UNCW. The Reception and Silent Auction will begin at 5:00 pm followed by the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Mystery of a family's deaths finally solvedA Wrightsville-area woman's cancer diagnosis led to a decision that would chang
Mystery of a family's deaths finally solved
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
A Wrightsville-area woman's cancer diagnosis led to a decision that would change the course of her life and those around her. Connie Radziewicz received a heart-breaking diagnosis in 2013: stage four ovarian cancer. Her family had an ugly history... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in brief

Death penalty sought in Asheville slayings

ASHEVILLE — Prosecut

North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago

Death penalty sought in Asheville slayings

ASHEVILLE — Prosecutors say they will seek a death sentence if a man is convicted of killing three people in Buncombe County.

Buncombe County District Attorney Todd Williams has asked... Read more

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WWAY 3 Wilmington
4 new inductees to enter Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in MayWILMINGTON, NC (GWSHOF) — On Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hal
4 new inductees to enter Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in May
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (GWSHOF) — On Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the 2016 inductees into membership at their annual banquet at the Burney Center on the campus of UNCW. The Reception and Silent Auction will begin... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Beau's Coffee offers service with a unique smileMalik Bullock's warm smile welcomed customers inside the small shop tucked with
Beau's Coffee offers service with a unique smile
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Malik Bullock's warm smile welcomed customers inside the small shop tucked within the corner of Kerr and Wrightsville avenues. “Welcome to Beau's Coffee,” Bullock said. “How may I help you?” Bullock works as a cashier at Beau's, a unique coffee shop... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts - and one heck of a house - to Wrightsville BeachThe beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Isl
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts - and one heck of a house - to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
The beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Island in 1990. It was demolished after filming and the beach restored.StarNewsOnline.comFebruary 8, 2016 9:56 AM

In 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day c

Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day contest. These are the stories.

First Place Winner

'Embrace The Change'

In 2007, I... Read more

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The Hendersonville Times-News
BriefsPublished: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:26 p.m.Last Modified: Tuesday, Februa
Briefs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Published: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:26 p.m.Last Modified: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:26 p.m.

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Student work sought for contest

Creative students at the Boys and Girls Club of... Read more

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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Carolina Beach proposes parking meter expansionCAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach will be holding a meetin
Carolina Beach proposes parking meter expansion
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach will be holding a meeting at 6:30 p.m. and one of items on the agenda is parking meters. Last year, the town added 25 parking meters to the 100 block of Cape Fear Boulevard and now they are... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 2:14 PM WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Two fishermen are rec
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 2:14 PM WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Coast Guard crew rescued them from their overturned fishing boat near Carolina... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 ways to feed your Valentine this weekValentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, but many Port City restaurants are
5 ways to feed your Valentine this week
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, but many Port City restaurants are celebrating love all weekend long. Pick the day you want to treat your date to a special evening, and make your reservation now before it’s too late. If cupid isn’t quite... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coastWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Co
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Coast Guard crew rescued them from their overturned fishing boat near Carolina Beach. The Coast Guard said in a release that a distress call came in about 11 Monday night... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coastThe Coast Guard said in a release that a distress call came in about 11 Monday
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
The Coast Guard said in a release that a distress call came in about 11 Monday night saying that the men's 41-foot boat had run aground and they were waiting for high tide to refloat the vessel. But about two hours later, the Coast Guard received... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Two men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coastTwo fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Coast Guard crew rescued t
Two men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Coast Guard crew rescued them from their overturned fishing boat near Carolina Beach. The Coast Guard said in a release that a distress call came in about 11 Monday night saying that the men's... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
2 crew members rescued from overturned shrimp boatCAROLINA BEACH -- Two men in a capsized shrimp boat in Snows Cut were brought t
2 crew members rescued from overturned shrimp boat
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
CAROLINA BEACH -- Two men in a capsized shrimp boat in Snows Cut were brought to shore by the Coast Guard early Tuesday. About 11 p.m. Monday, the crew of the shrimp boat Alley Cat reported to the Coast Guard that it had run aground in the manmade... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Leon Wright fought from Normandy into GermanyBy the time Leon Wright landed on Omaha Beach in France, it was littered with t
Leon Wright fought from Normandy into Germany
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
By the time Leon Wright landed on Omaha Beach in France, it was littered with the bodies of those who had gone in on D-Day, which was June 6, 1944. Wright landed a few weeks after D-Day. Omaha Beach was littered with damaged tanks and destroyed... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
2 crew members rescued from overturned shrimp boatCAROLINA BEACH -- Two men in a capsized shrimp boat in Snows Cut were brought t
2 crew members rescued from overturned shrimp boat
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
CAROLINA BEACH -- Two men in a capsized shrimp boat in Snows Cut were brought to shore by the Coast Guard early Tuesday. About 11 p.m. Monday, the crew of the shrimp boat Alley Cat reported to the Coast Guard that it had run aground in the manmade... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coastWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Co
2 men rescued from overturned fishing boat on NC coast
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Two fishermen are recovering in the hospital after a Coast Guard crew rescued them from their overturned fishing boat near Carolina Beach. The Coast Guard said in a release that a distress call came in about 11 Monday night... Read more
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York Daily Record
Northwest to close 3 branches in York CountyThe three branches in York Township, Penn Township and Wrightsville are among 2
Northwest to close 3 branches in York County
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
The three branches in York Township, Penn Township and Wrightsville are among 24 Northwest is closing systemwide Northwest Bank will permanently close three of its seven York County bank branches at the end of the day on April 26, a company... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Back Then - 1916 StarNews ad sold German war bondsFrom the StarNews archives 100 years ago Jan. 2, 1916: I wasn't expecting to
Back Then - 1916 StarNews ad sold German war bonds
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
From the StarNews archives 100 years ago Jan. 2, 1916: I wasn't expecting to see this. In this edition of the StarNews there appeared a fairly large ad for war bonds -- German, Austrian and Hungarian war bonds, to be exact. The bonds were being... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews Valentine's essay contest; read all entries

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day c

Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews Valentine's essay contest; read all entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day contest. These are the stories.

First Place Winner

'Embrace The Change'

In 2007, I... Read more

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York Daily Record
area obituaries for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016Paul D. Ishman, Wrightsville Evelyn L. Rice, Red Lion David M. Gembe, York M
area obituaries for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Paul D. Ishman, Wrightsville Evelyn L. Rice, Red Lion David M. Gembe, York Margaret E. Farley, Hanover Scott E. Strausbaugh, Manchester Teresa Smith, Glen Rock Catherine Minnelli, York Ernest C. Lauer, Spring Garden Twp. Clarice A, Thomas,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Spirits for the springtimeWhen the N.C. Azalea Festival takes over the Port City April 6-10, people all o
Spirits for the springtime
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
When the N.C. Azalea Festival takes over the Port City April 6-10, people all over the region start getting in the great outdoors frame of mind. All those belles and blossoms can only mean one thing: Spring has sprung. Celebrate the season by... Read more
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York Daily Record
"Soldier's Heart" inspired by true storyMichele Baker, who works for The Salvation Army in York, wrote the book. A nov
"Soldier's Heart" inspired by true story
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Michele Baker, who works for The Salvation Army in York, wrote the book. A novel about a Civil War-era friendship between two families is inspired by a true story and one that author Michele Baker said she discovered in an unexpected... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville Beach to hear comments on parking changesWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH – Wrightsville Beach leaders are asking residents to weigh i
Wrightsville Beach to hear comments on parking changes
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH – Wrightsville Beach leaders are asking residents to weigh in on a parking plan that would add paid spaces and increase what residents pay for their own parking permits. During its Thursday evening meeting, the Wrightsville Beach... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville BeachIn 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers voted "Sleeping With the Ene
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
In 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers voted "Sleeping With the Enemy" their favorite made-in-Wilmington feature film. Released 25 years ago -- on Feb. 8, 1991, to be precise -- the romantic thriller starring Julia Roberts and Patrick... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville BeachThe beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Isl
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
The beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Island in 1990. It was demolished after filming and the beach restored.StarNewsOnline.comFebruary 8, 2016 9:56 AM

In 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville BeachThe beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Isl
Sleeping with the Enemy brought Julia Roberts -- and one heck of a house -- to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
The beach house used for "Sleeping with the Enemy" was built north of Shell Island in 1990. It was demolished after filming and the beach restored.StarNewsOnline.comFebruary 8, 2016 9:56 AM

In 2012, in an unscientific poll, StarNews readers Read more

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchALEXANDER Corey Moore, 13512 Dynasty Drive, Feb. 1, 2016, Chapter 13. Monte De
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
ALEXANDER Corey Moore, 13512 Dynasty Drive, Feb. 1, 2016, Chapter 13. Monte Dean and Gibi Lynne Blue, 2320 Scenic Lane, Jan. 28, 2016, Chapter 7. Patrick D. Doss Sr., 13523 W. Second St., Feb. 3, 2016, Chapter 13. Roger L. and Ellen Jeanette... Read more
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York Daily Record
area obituaries for Monday, Feb. 8Sgt. 1st Class (Retired) Charles K. Wilson, Columbus, Ga. Barbara A. Horn, New
area obituaries for Monday, Feb. 8
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Sgt. 1st Class (Retired) Charles K. Wilson, Columbus, Ga. Barbara A. Horn, New Berlin Isabelle B. Calimer, York Frank H. Werner, Jr., York William D. Jacobs, Dover Robert Miller, Etters G. Edward Spangler, York Township Kim Nace, Dover Paul... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wisconsin hunters debate new blaze pink billThe new blaze pink bill signed into law by Governor Walker on Thursday, which a
Wisconsin hunters debate new blaze pink bill
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
The new blaze pink bill signed into law by Governor Walker on Thursday, which allows hunters the option to wear florescent pink in the woods instead of orange, has some hunters in Wisconsin debating its utility. "I think it will get more people... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Weather Service extends flood warningAt 3:57 p.m., the National Weather Service extended a flood warning in effect u
Weather Service extends flood warning
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
At 3:57 p.m., the National Weather Service extended a flood warning in effect until 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties and northeastern Columbus County. A flood warning means that flooding is imminent or has been... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Windy and wet today with some flooding likelyIn a statement issued by the National Weather Service at 9 a.m. Sunday, a wind
Windy and wet today with some flooding likely
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
In a statement issued by the National Weather Service at 9 a.m. Sunday, a wind advisory is in effect for Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties and two counties of coastal South Carolina. A flood watch is in effect for those counties and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Readers Choose Top 10 Posts during January 2016Near the beginning of every month, I’m sharing with my readers the top 10 posts
Readers Choose Top 10 Posts during January 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Near the beginning of every month, I’m sharing with my readers the top 10 posts from the previous month. This single graphic, features illustrations from all top 10 posts; however giving greater space to the higher ranked posts. These are your... Read more
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York Daily Record
Drivers: shooting won't keep us off Route 30Some people already don't like driving Route 30 because of aggressive drivers,
Drivers: shooting won't keep us off Route 30
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Some people already don't like driving Route 30 because of aggressive drivers, traffic and speeders. The day after a man said his car was shot at while driving west on Route 30 in Springettsbury Township, several people said they already don't like... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police blotter - Reports filed Jan. 28-Feb. 3

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The following is a sampling of reports taken

Police blotter - Reports filed Jan. 28-Feb. 3
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago

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The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Department and the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office from Jan. 28 through... Read more

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WECT 6 Wilmington
SPECIAL REPORT: DWI ArrestsWe’ve made a discovery about crime that came as a surprise to many local law en
SPECIAL REPORT: DWI Arrests
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
We’ve made a discovery about crime that came as a surprise to many local law enforcement agencies. Officers throughout New Hanover County made almost 1000 fewer drunk driving arrests last year than they did in 2008, about a 30% drop. Many agencies... Read more
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York Daily Record
Keeping an eye on Susquehanna River iceTom Graybill of York County's Office of Emergency Management took a trip down t
Keeping an eye on Susquehanna River ice
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Tom Graybill of York County's Office of Emergency Management took a trip down to the Susquehanna River Friday morning to take some photographs of ice. He wasn't looking for artistic shots, or pictures to post on Facebook and let everybody know that,... Read more
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