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  Dog jumps up on stove, accidentally hits button, sets Utah house on fire

A police sergeant, who had just passed by the house, heard the 911 call and returned with a fire extinguisher to put the flames out.

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Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey gifts Super Bowl tickets to NC military couple

  Uncertain future of Lock & Dam No. 1 has water authorities on edge

  Caught red handed: Wilmington red-light cameras approved through fall 2020

  New Hanover Schools bus driver shortage is improving, officials say

Member of card-skimming group busted in Wilmington gets federal prison sentence

The group was believed to be making $250,000 a month as a result of the scheme.
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  1 dead, 7 wounded in downtown Seattle shooting

Police say based on video from the scene, multiple shooters were involved and that shots rang out after a dispute.

  Trot Nixon selected to N.C. Sports Hall of Fame

Lawsuit against New Hanover County Schools could get ‘exceptional case’ designation

  Missing Sunset Beach woman found safe in Myrtle Beach, deputies say

  WPD investigating stabbing after victim arrives at ER

  Shallotte Rotary Club to host Las Vegas Night fundraiser

  Study: Brunswick County tops national list for PFAS contamination

Jackknifed tractor trailer shuts down Hwy. 53 for more than an hour

  First Alert Forecast: slowly moderating temperatures, eventual rain chances

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  House impeachment managers appeal for GOP help to convict ‘corrupt’ Trump in opening remarks

The U.S. Senate began hearing opening arguments in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial on Wednesday.

SPORTS

Radford shot lifts Hokies in 2nd OT, 79-77, over UNC

  Trot Nixon selected to N.C. Sports Hall of Fame

Former New Hanover High School star Trot Nixon will be a member of the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 2020 class.

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Son kills mother with bare hands in S.C. neighborhood, deputies say

  Wilmington City Council takes steps towards railroad realignment

  Save Our Hospital group holds meeting to discuss ongoing exploration of NHRMC’s future

  Brunswick County deputies release audio from weekend armed robbery

Lawmaker requests Columbus County be designated Second Amendment sanctuary

Rep. Brenden Jones of Columbus County is leading a charge to recognize his county as a Second Amendment sanctuary.
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  Good Samaritan rescues 4-year-old girl from Milwaukee school bus after driver allegedly left her

Prosecutors accuse the school bus driver of breaking company policy by not completing a walkthrough to make sure all the children were off the bus before parking it for the day.

New Hanover County leaders discuss future of WAVE

Wilmington City Council appoints interim police chief

  Judge orders release of body camera video in case of WPD lieutenant’s child left alone, naked in car

  County commission chair calls out fellow commissioner for 'spreading misinformation and lies’ about hospital sale