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‘It’s too cold!’ Mr. Hot Dog says no school in South Dakota

A South Dakota school district is using a talking hot dog to announce closures due to the extreme cold.

HOT DEMAND: Winter calls for increase in firewood sales

As the Cape Fear braces for colder temperatures, firewood distributors are bustling with business.

Vitamin C? No wet hair outside? What actually works to prevent kids’ colds

Sniffles and sneezes are hard for kids to avoid this time of year. While parents do their best to prevent children from getting sick, some of the precautions they take may not be helping.

NOAA: April was the coldest in more than 20 years for many

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that last month was the coldest April in more than two decades for the contiguous United States.

Rome blanketed by snow as Arctic storm sets European records

The Arctic storm dubbed the "Beast from the East" set record temperatures across much of Europe on Monday and brought a rare snowstorm to Rome, paralyzing the city and giving its residents an unusual chance to ski, sled and build snowmen in its famous parks and piazzas.

It’s so cold in parts of Russia that eyelashes are freezing

Temperatures in parts of the Siberian region of Yakutia have dropped to minus 67 degrees Celsius, prompting even eyelashes to freeze.

New Hanover Co. firefighters donate more than 150 coats to schools

On cold winter days there are some kids in the area who don't have jackets to wear and stay warm. A group of firefighters have stepped in to make a difference in the community.

Man witnessed ‘patient dumping’ outside Baltimore hospital in frigid temperatures

Overnight, Imamu Baraka was walking past a Baltimore hospital when he noticed something he says he’ll never forget. The hospital’s security guards had just wheeled a patient to a bus stop, and in the freezing temperatures they left her there. The only thing she had on was a hospital gown.

Red Cross to hold blood drive after lack of donations during winter weather

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in Scotts Hill next week to make up for the lack of donations during the winter weather.

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UNCW, NHRMC stop administering J & J vaccine due to reaction concerns

UNCW has paused its vaccination clinic, while NHRMC will offer Pfizer or Moderna instead. New Hanover County Public Health's clinics are not impacted.

US recommends ‘pause’ for J&J vaccine over clot reports

The U.S. is recommending a “pause” in using the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots.

Pet Pals: Black and white domestic short hair cat is looking for a new home

This week’s Pet Pal is a black and white domestic short hair cat named Shadow.

Sailing from ENC to Europe, the new adventure starts this summer

Sam Holmes is setting sail across the Atlantic Ocean and he is launching from Oriental