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Health care obligations for NC retirees before Supreme Court

North Carolina’s highest court weighed Monday whether the legislature’s decision 10 years ago to begin charging some retired state government workers and teachers a premium for health insurance violated an agreement the state made with these workers.

Lower-cost health insurance offering for NC business gets OK

Insurance companies can offer North Carolina small businesses a different kind of health coverage that limits provider options but also attempts to reduce costs in a measure heading to Gov. Roy Cooper’s desk.

NC Insurance Commissioner asks insurance companies to waive pre-authorizations to help hospitals

COVID-19 cases are growing across the state. As many seek treatment, there are now concerns surrounding health insurance.

Smiles on us: dentists help those without insurance smile easy

They say you're never fully dressed without a smile. But what if that smile causes embarrassment or serious health conditions?

Burgaw welcomes first Black female owned private practice

On Sunday, Tonia Whitley Gray achieved a dream she's had as long as she's remembered. She opened her own private practice, and became the first African American woman in the area to do so.

COVID-19 testing costs now reimbursable for uninsured in SC

South Carolinians without health insurance can now apply to have COVID-19 testing costs reimbursed by the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

Does your health insurance cover you for COVID-19?

Although most Americans diagnosed with COVID-19 are able to recover at home, treatment for the roughly 15% of patients who require hospitalization can be exorbitantly expensive.

Health insurance bill will be law without Cooper’s signature

North Carolina's Democratic governor said Sunday that a bipartisan health insurance measure will become law without his signature.

NC small biz insurance strategy nearing legislative finish line

A method designed to help North Carolina small businesses offer more affordable health insurance is one vote away from final legislative approval.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.