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State Republicans overrule veto by Gov. Cooper on GenX clean-up

Casey McAnarney, Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2017

Filed under News, News / Campus, News / City, News / Local, News / State, Uncategorized

Republicans in the North Carolina legislature have overruled Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of a bill on Thursday, Sept. 21, that North Carolina representatives formulated in response to the pollution of the Cape Fear River with the...

Deadline to cancel on-campus housing Nov. 1

Casey McAnarney, Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017

Filed under News, News / Campus

For on-campus students planning to leave UNC Wilmington for the spring semester — either indefinitely or with the intention of returning — the deadline to cancel on-campus housing is Nov. 1, and missing that deadline can...

FEMA chooses UNCW to be the site of unique hurricane drill

Meredith Hoffman, Assistant News Editor

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, News / Campus, News / City, News / Local, News / State

North Carolina is currently ranked as the fourth most hurricane-prone state in the United States, according to the National Weather Service [NWS]. With a history of over 46 hurricanes impacting North Carolina directly, college...

New North Carolina artifacts unearthed in search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke

Tyler Newman, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, News / State

BERTIE COUNTY, N.C. – On a tract of land along the banks of the Albemarle Sound lies a site containing new artifacts that may relate to the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island. Dubbed “Site X” by local officials and archaeologists,...

58 dead in Las Vegas shooting at the Route 91 Highway Festival

Kristen Burgess, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

Filed under News, News / National, Newscrime

64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock opened fire from a hotel room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada late Sunday night Oct. 1 during the Route 91 Highway Festival, a country music event. The death...

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