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Officer shoots man at Raleigh business while responding to 911 call

Police incident on Barrett DrivePolice say a man was injured Wednesday morning when an officer shot him while responding to a 911 call at a northeast Raleigh office building.

Chatham commissioners oppose coal ash disposal plan

Coal ashThe Chatham County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted on Monday a resolution opposing Duke Energy's plan to dispose of millions of tons of coal ash in former clay mines in Moncure and Sanford.

Rabid cat found in Cumberland County; family exposed to virus

Rabies vaccineCumberland County officials are urging residents to make sure their pets are vaccinated after a stray cat that was taken in by a family in Wade tested positive for rabies.

Orphaned cougars celebrate 1st birthday at NC Zoo

NC Zoo; cougarsThree orphaned cougars that were brought to the North Carolina Zoo in March will celebrate their first birthday next week.

Lego fan convention headed to Raleigh

Lego bricksBrickUniverse 2015 will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center on March 28 and March 29.

Local news courtesy of WRAL.

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Detailed Forecast

Events

Christmas holidays

Date: 12/24/2014 - 12/26/2014
Calendar: Government Calendar
City offices closed for Christmas holidays. Thursday's garbage/recycling routes will be run Wednesday. Friday's routes will be on schedule.

New Year's Day

Date: 1/1/2015
Calendar: Community Calendar

New Year's Day is a holiday for the City of Wilson. All offices, including recereation centers, are closed. All emergency services will operate. There will be no garbage or recycling pickups. Thursday's routes will be picked up Wednesday, Dec. 31.

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

Date: 1/19/2015
Calendar: Community Calendar

Martin luther King Jr. Day is a holiday for the City of Wilson. All offices, including recereation centers, are closed. All emergency services will operate. There will be no garbage or recycling pickups. Monday's routes will be picked up Tuesday, Jan. 20, and Tuesday's routes will be picked up Wednesday.

Good Friday

Date: 4/3/2015
Calendar: Community Calendar

Good Friday is a holiday for the City of Wilson. All offices, including recereation centers, are closed. All emergency services will operate. There will be no garbage or recycling pickups. Friday's routes will be picked up Thursday, April 2.

Memorial Day

Date: 5/25/2015
Calendar: Community Calendar

Memorial Day is a holiday for the City of Wilson. All offices, including recereation centers, are closed. All emergency services will operate. There will be no garbage or recycling pickups. Monday's routes will be picked up Tuesday, May 26, and Tuesday's routes will be done Wednesday.

Local events courtesy of City of Wilson.