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CDC advises against Labor Day Weekend travel if you are unvaccinated

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is advising against traveling for Labor Day Weekend if you are not vaccinated and New Hanover County health officials are recommending travelers take safety precautions.

Delta variant numbers crush Cape Fear’s pandemic peak cases

With the entire state of North Carolina in the red, the number of hospitalized people battling severe cases of Covid-19 are taking a toll on New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Novant Health sees a surge in local COVID-19 hospitalizations and younger people hospitalized

Novant Health says the surge in COVID-19 cases across the state is also being seen locally, as the Delta variant becomes the dominant strain.

Has the delta variant made its way to the Cape Fear? Officials say it’s likely

Health officials in New Hanover County are keeping an eye on the COVID-19 cases as numbers are creeping up yet again.

COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expands to 16 and over in North Carolina on Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, everyone aged 16 and up will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine in North Carolina.

NHRMC top-ranking physician concerned about COVID-19 spike as fall season approaches

Many K-12 schools across the Cape Fear are resuming a mix of remote and in-person learning amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

Concerns about coronavirus causing patients to delay seeking care

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to drag on, many health professionals are concerned about patients who have postponed seeking needed care out of fear of being exposed to others in hospitals who are being treated for COVID-19.

Study predicts surge in NC COVID infection rate if distancing guidelines lifted too soon

Predictive models released by state epidemiologists and data scientists showed hospitals in North Carolina will likely reach and exceed capacity if the distancing guidelines are lifted at the end of the month.

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Now that U.S. pandemic unemployment payments are over, are more people applying to jobs?

Just after federal pandemic unemployment benefits ended, the Cape Fear is seeing an increase in job seekers. 

Tropical Storm Odette forms off mid-Atlantic coast

Tropical Storm Odette has formed off the mid-Atlantic coast and is expected to weaken Saturday night as it approaches eastern Canada.

Local furniture maker preserves historic Clemson tree as a table

A piece of Clemson football history could be returning home, all thanks to a Wilmington furniture maker.

VIDEO: New York City restaurant host attacked over vaccine status request

A host at a popular New York City restaurant was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19, police said.