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Archive for July, 2009

Crossroads – Lane markings, signs a traffic congestion stopgap

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

By Patrick Gannon patrick.gannon@starnewsonline.com

Julie Garst, who commutes each day from Brunswick County to Wilmington, said the recent strategy of transportation officials to try to improve morning traffic congestion on U.S. 17/74/76 isn’t working.John Poole, her co-worker at William E. Poole Designs, agrees.

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Shot in leg, man drives himself to Wilmington hospital

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

A man shot in the leg Sunday afternoon drove himself to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment, officials said.The hospital notified police of the shooting at 4:29 p.m., said Sgt. A.L. Dover of the Wilmington Police Department.The victim was expected to be released from the hospital on Sunday night.

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N.C. high-risk pool an option for many seeking health insurance

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

By Vicky EckenrodeVicky.Eckenrode@StarNewsOnline.com

Jill Notter pays $7,200 a year for health insurance.While that probably sounds like a lot to many, it’s significantly less than the $24,000 quote she was looking to pay through private insurance.

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Cheating S.C. gov Mark Sanford says God will make him better

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

By SEANNA ADCOXAssociated Press

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, still clinging to office after admitting to an extramarital affair, wrote in an opinion piece released Sunday that God will change him so he can emerge from the scandal a more humble and effective leader.

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Capital Commentary – Bills aim to up accountability of local governments

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

By Joe JohnsonStarNews Correspondent

Raleigh | The legislature is trying to bring more accountability to local governments.

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