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AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don’t want shots

Those findings underscore the challenges facing public health officials as soaring infections in some states again threaten to overwhelm hospitals.

Vaccination rates low, COVID-19 cases climbing in Bladen County

Bladen County has returned to the red zone. In the latest update of the county alert map, Bladen is now the only county with a critical amount of community spread of COVID-19.

WH: US to swiftly boost global vaccine sharing

The U.S. will be directing most of the excess doses through the lagging United Nations-backed international COVAX program.

New Bern preschool not allowing unvaccinated teachers to work

A letter was sent to all preschool teachers informing them of the new vaccine policy, which does not allow any staff to come back to work in the fall without the vaccine.

European regulator recommends Pfizer shot for children 12-15

Researchers will continue to monitor the shot’s long-term protection and safety in the children for another two years.

Nearly half of New Hanover County residents have received one COVID-19 vaccine dose

New Hanover County Public health walk-up vaccination clinics serve first and second doses.

Ohio announces 1st $1 million Vax-a-Million lottery winner

Gov. Mike DeWine introduced the incentive program May 12 as a way of boosting participation in the state’s flagging vaccination efforts.

Moderna says its COVID-19 shot works in kids as young as 12

Moderna intends to submit its teen data to the Food and Drug Administration and other global regulators early next month.

CDC, NCHDDS endorse Pfizer COVID-19 shot for kids 12 and up

NCDHHS is working with doctors to make the Pfizer vaccine accessible, including connecting larger vaccine providers who have the capacity to store the vaccine to smaller practices needing a more limited quantity.

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American Red Cross needs blood donations; offering chance at music festival VIP experience

All who come to give Aug. 1-15, 2021, will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exclusive, VIP trip for two to the sold-out 2021 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

“She was the glue to our family”: double homicide victim’s family still recovering

Family members are still grieving after a shooting Saturday morning claimed two lives, including Bri'yanna Williams.

Attorney General ‘optimistic’ New Hanover Co. will benefit from $26B opioid agreement

Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to the Port City on Tuesday, taking time to discuss some pressing issues.

OIB Sea Turtle Protection on the lookout after nests repeatedly damaged

Ocean Isle Beach Sea Turtle Protection Organization volunteers are on the lookout after several sea turtle nests have been repeatedly damaged.