Frigid air, high winds cause dangerous travel conditions

Another storm system is already developing over the Rockies that could blanket the same region with more snow by the end of the week.
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Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

The Patriots are trying to make it back for the third straight year.


  Road reopened after domestic violence incident forces closure

Sunken tour boat pulled from the Cape Fear River

First Alert Forecast: strong cold front brings big temperature drop, wind chill

BREAKING: All four lanes on Snow’s Cut Bridge now back open after vehicle accident

  Protesters demand surveillance video of Brandon Webster’s shooting, but store owner says it automatically deleted and no copies exist beyond what was given to SBI

The store owner said after the shooting, the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) came to the store and obtained the video footage. The owner said the SBI told him to not show the video to anyone else.
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Suspect accused of killing 4, including baby, shot dead by deputies to save young girl

Deputies say when they arrived on scene, the man was attempting to kill a young girl, so they opened fire, killing him.

  Lighthouse church delivers relief to hurricane victims in Pender County

Thom Tillis issues statement on President Trump’s proposal

Maureen O’Boyle: An anchor’s career of telling stories, including her own (”1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)

Internet and phone services restored to local library and museum

  UPWA returns to Wilmington for first Pro-Wrestling event of 2019.

First Alert Forecast: Showers, big temperature swings expected this weekend

Hundreds of gallons of kerosene spilled in beach town, leading to 20 hours of clean-up

FOUND: Wilmington police say missing teen has been located

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Kicked Out: Rams end Saints playoff, win with overtime field goal

The Saints play the Rams in the final game before the Super Bowl.


UNCW hands Towson first CAA loss of season with 77-73 victory

  Late three pushes UNCW women past James Madison

Redshirt senior guard Shrita Parker hit a three-pointer from the right wing with 1.9 seconds remaining to give UNCW a 66-63 come-from-behind victory over James Madison in Colonial Athletic Association women’s basketball action inside Trask Coliseum on Friday evening.


Woman’s ballot thought to be missing was actually counted; state cites clerical error

Pender Co. deputy placed on administrative duty after officer-involved shooting

Man accused of driving onto Wilmington’s downtown Riverwalk

After battle with cancer, Lewis sworn in as senior resident superior court judge

Surf City hosting dune restoration day using recycled Christmas trees

Surf City will collect natural Christmas trees to help repair the sand dunes that were washed out by Hurricane Florence.
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  At 30-day mark, shutdown impasse remains over border funding

The criticism of his "compromise" from both Republicans and Democrats underscored Trump's boxed in-position as he tries to win at least some Democratic buy-in without alienating his base.

Groundbreaking ceremony held for new downtown Wilmington hotel

Trial date set in disputed Columbus Co. sheriff’s race

Police seek driver in Wilmington hit-and-run that injured motorcyclist

Surf City grapples with how to replace sand washed away by Florence