Hunter Treschl, 16, talks about the shark bite that took his left arm. (Source: New Hanover Regional Medical Center)
3 months ago
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Teen attacked by shark released from hospital

The 16-year-old whose arm was amputated after a shark attacked him has been released from a North Carolina hospital.
Hunter Treschl, 16, talks about the shark bite that took his left arm. (Source: New Hanover Regional Medical Center)
3 months ago
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16-year-old victim talks about shark attack, keeps positive perspective

The 16-year-old boy seriously injured in the second of Sunday's shark attacks at Oak Island is talking about the day that changed his life forever.
Visitors check out sharks at the Cape Fear Shoals exhibit at the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher on June 15, 2015.
3 months ago
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Expert, flight nurse discuss Sunday’s shark attacks

Experts we've talked with agree: the shark attacks that happened yesterday are extremely rare. But how often does this happen? And how prepared were first responders when they got the news that a shark attack has happened?
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office helicopter and boat patrol along Oak Island after shark attacks seriously injured two children on June 14, 2015.
3 months ago
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Shark attack victims recovering; air, water patrols likely to end soon

Two children attacked off of Oak Island Sunday are recovering from their injuries at a Wilmington hospital. Meanwhile extra patrols looking for sharks near Oak Island are likely to end soon.
Good samaritans tend to the second of two children injured in shark attacks at Oak Island June 14, 2015. (Source: Jenna Chounard)
3 months ago
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911 calls describe horror of shark attacks

Two teenagers are recovering today after shark attacks at Oak Island Sunday. 911 calls describe the horror from eyewitnesses.
4 months ago
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NHRMC announces plans to expand emergency dept.

New Hanover Regional Medical Center announced Thursday its plan to double the size and renovate its 17th Street emergency department.
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4 months ago
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UNC medical school considering branch campus in Wilmington

The University of North Carolina School of Medicine is exploring the possibility of establishing a branch campus in Wilmington in collaboration with New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
UPDATE: Job fairs bring out new resumes
9 months ago
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UPDATE: Job fairs bring out new resumes

Job Fairs spark new life in the unemployment world.
Commissioners discuss school bond, Scotts Hill helipad
1 year ago
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Commissioners discuss school bond, Scotts Hill helipad

Some New Hanover County residents sounded off on some big issues. Among the items that were on the New Hanover County Commission's agenda, public hearings on a proposed $160 million bond for schools and a plan to build a medical helicopter landing pad near the Pender County line.
Flu expert discusses deadly season across North Carolina
2 years ago
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Flu expert discusses deadly season across North Carolina

This winter has been a particularly tough flu season. Last week eight people in North Carolina died from complications associated with the flu, including one person in Pender County. "The flu is just not the common cold," NHRMC epidemiologist Dr. Paul Kamitsuka said. "It kills."