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Save Our Hospital, Inc. takes final shot against NHRMC sale

Less than a week before county commissioners are expected to vote on a final agreement between New Hanover County and Novant Health to sell New Hanover Regional Medical Center, one local non-profit is aiming to delay the process until certain documents are made public.

Dozens voice concerns over NHRMC sale, partnership as deal approaches

As New Hanover County Leaders get closer to making a decision about whether New Hanover Regional Medical Center should sell, partner or remain independent, dozens of people got a chance to voice questions and concerns Monday night.

Save Our Hospital survey shows 70% of people against selling NHRMC

While the future of New Hanover Regional Medical Center is still up in the air, one group is pushing to keep the hospital from being sold or entering into a partnership.

People shocked by possible tax increase to keep NHRMC independent

At Thursday's Partnership Advisory Group meeting, according to an assessment done by a financial consultant, keeping the hospital independent and financially stable could mean raising property taxes as much as 68%.

Survey: Most county commission candidates against selling NHRMC

Results from a recent survey sent out to candidates running for New Hanover County Commission are back. Save Our Hospital Inc. sent out a survey polling candidates on whether they would vote to sell or not sell New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Non-profit organization formed to ‘save our hospital’

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- The debate intensifies over the future of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. A new organization is taking a...

Landmark Wilmington Christmas tree could soon come down

It was once the world’s largest living Christmas tree. Soon though it could come down, but the folks who want to cut it down say they have a plan.

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Wilmington start-up gets $276K research grant for device to help recovering opioid users

A Wilmington-based start up company has joined the fight against opioid addiction, and celebrated one of its first milestones Thursday.

Local seniors to be featured in Wilmington ’60 strong’ Calendar

In a partnership with Wilmington Health, 12 seniors from across the area have been chosen to appear as pin ups in the 2021 Wilmington 60 Strong Calendar. 

Local protesters march for ‘justice’ and ‘change’ after ruling in Breonna Taylor’s death

There were protests in Louisville and across the country overnight following the ruling in the death of Breonna Taylor. A protest is happening in downtown Wilmington.

Trump promoting health care ‘vision’ in swing state NC

President Donald Trump is laying out his health care agenda Thursday amid a global pandemic and growing uncertainty about the future of the Affordable Care Act, the Obama-era law he vowed to replace with a much better plan, but never did.