Emma Dill, StarNewsOnline

Emma Dill

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Wilmington, NC, United States

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  • StarNewsOnline
Past:
  • Burlington TimesNews
  • Chronicle

Recent articles by Emma:

Wilmington winter weather live update: Cold air 'is rapidly moving in'

The Wilmington area is under an ice storm warning and winter storm watch. The area is expected to see ice and snow along with freezing rain. → Read More

Wilmington winter weather: Ice storm warning, higher chance of snow

The Cape Fear area has a higher chance of seeing snow this week, and the area will be under an ice storm warning and winter storm watch. → Read More

New townhomes could bring variety to single-family neighborhood in Porters Neck

Initial plans for the Wilmington-area housing project will be discussed during a community meeting later this month. → Read More

'So many red flags': West bank development sees pushback from Wilmington residents

From photoshoots to emails, residents are finding ways to voice their concerns about proposed projects on the Cape Fear River's west bank. → Read More

Retired Wilmington police officer to challenge New Hanover sheriff for job

Current Sheriff Ed McMahon, who ran unopposed in 2018, is set to have a challenger in the next election. Filing period is open Monday through Dec. 17. → Read More

Following one project's setback, another developer eyes the Cape Fear River's west bank

A series of different projects have been proposed for the river's western bank, but so far none have stuck. → Read More

Wilmington police search for arson suspect, but his connection to the fire is unclear

A mobile home fire in Wilmington that began just before 7 p.m. Tuesday is believed to have been set on purpose. → Read More

How did the vote canvass change Wilmington-area election results?

The canvass helps ensure votes are counted correctly as well as adds provisional and mail-in ballots to the results. → Read More

Court ruling means 30 acres in Wilmington could become apartments, retail businesses

The court said permit testimony from residents, which in part led to the original denial, was "vague" and "speculative." → Read More

Man dies after officer-involved shooting in Leland

A man died after an exchange of gunfire with deputies from the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office on Sunday. → Read More

Woman charged with DWI after vehicle crash injured a pedestrian in downtown Wilmington

The victim is currently in critical condition after being struck early Tuesday. → Read More

What we know about the shooting at New Hanover High School

New details about the shooter and the victim were released during a Monday afternoon press conference. → Read More

New Hanover High School: Shooting suspect arrested following lockdown, evacuation of students

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of the reported school shooting at Hew Hanover High in Wilmington, North Carolina. → Read More

New Hanover High School: Shooting suspect arrested following lockdown, evacuation of students

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of the reported school shooting at Hew Hanover High in Wilmington, North Carolina. → Read More

New details have been released in the autopsy of a Pender triple homicide victim

Two of the victims died from gunshot wounds to their heads, according to autopsy reports. → Read More

Three officers are on leave following a shooting near downtown Wilmington

The shooting occurred after a man tried to hit a sheriff's deputy with his car. → Read More

Final building to round out longtime Wilmington business park

If plans for the Wilmington development are approved, work on the project could begin this coming fall. → Read More

New Hanover towns look to balance tree protections with new development

Local governments across the Cape Fear region are looking to strike a balance between protecting existing trees and allowing new development. → Read More

'We depend on this': Starway Flea Market in limbo after rezoning for housing development

The flea market opened shortly after the closing of a drive-in movie theater that had operated on the site since 1955. → Read More

Wilmington plans to spend $14,000 on Riverfront Park concert tickets

The tickets purchased by the city must be used for economic development, officials say. → Read More