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Tim Kaine Returns to Wilmington

Casey McAnarney | Editor in Chief

November 5, 2016

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Vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine is set to return to Wilmington Monday, Nov. 7, to campaign for Clinton right before Election Day.The Clinton campaign confirmed this with the StarNews on Saturday, Nov. 5, which also happens to be ...

Meteor showers typically bring individuals outside to enjoy the light show

Don Bartletti | The Tribune News

October 27, 2016

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College photography professors Donna Cosentino and Judith Preston watch a Persied meteor streak through the starry sky above California's Anza Borrego Desert State Park on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. The orange glow is from the li...

The SciHawk: It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s a meteor shower

Dana Weber | Staff Writer

October 27, 2016

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Get your wishes ready, Seahawks, because from now until Nov. 7, you’ll be able to catch a few good meteors from the Orionid meteor shower if you take a look outside.Every year from Oct. 4 to Nov. 14, the Orionid meteor shower l...

Pat McCrory’s birthday present: A full-page insult in a Raleigh newspaper

Kristen Burgess | Contributing Writer

October 27, 2016

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Where most people expect to wake up to presents on their birthday, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory woke up to an insulting advertisement instead. The display was placed in a full-page spread out of the Raleigh News & Observer the...

Early voting locations in Wilmington, N.C.

Casey McAnarney and Malia Benison | Seahawk Staff

October 25, 2016

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Though election day is not for another few weeks, early voting is underway in North Carolina, and the city of Wilmington has offered a few locations that are open for early voters to visit starting Oct. 20 until Nov. 5.Early vo...

Bill Clinton to make an appearance in Wilmington

Hannah Williams | News Editor

October 23, 2016

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Bill Clinton is scheduled to make an appearance in Wilmington on behalf of his wife, Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, on Wednesday, sources confirm. A time has not been set, but Andrew Barnhill, a Wilmingto...

Studies show voter fraud at less than 1 percent, voter ID law struck down

Lucy O'Brien | Staff Writer

October 22, 2016

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Voter fraud in North Carolina has caused widespread controversy along with the voter ID laws that were recently struck down by both the District and Supreme Courts.The North Carolina legislature passed new requirements for ph...

Former UNCW graduate moves on to the General Assembly

Dalton Brooks | Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016

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In the summers, he could be seen topping tobacco in the fields of Mount Olive, N.C., but in the fall, he’d be busy studying political science in his dorm in Hewlett Hall at UNC Wilmington.Representative John R. Bell IV, 37,...

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