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Dr. Cohen, Rev. Barber get COVID-19 vaccines

The secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Mandy Cohen, and the Rev. William Barber got their COVID-19 vaccines Friday at the PNC Arena mass vaccination clinic in Raleigh.

NCDHHS updates guidance for K-12 schools, instructs them to open for in-person learning

Public schools are expected to open for in-person instruction for K-12 students following the StongSchoolsNC health guidance released on Wednesday by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.  

Audit: NC Medicaid failed to confirm provider qualifications

North Carolina's state auditor says the state's Medicaid agency fell short on ensuring doctors and other medical providers met licensing and ownership qualifications to serve patients in the program.

Cohen says ‘think July and August’ for widely available vaccines

"I'm hopeful for the next few months leading to July we're going to get all of Group 3 and all of Group 4 done," Dr. Cohen said.

Gov. Cooper: Teachers will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccine in late February

Gov. Roy Cooper announced that North Carolina will soon move into the next phase of the COVID-19 vaccination plan.

NC sees dramatic drop in spread of flu, other respiratory illnesses

Compared to past years, North Carolina has seen very low levels of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) this year, according to data reported to the department by seven of the state’s largest healthcare systems.

North Carolina administers more than 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

North Carolina surpassed the 1 million mark of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered across the state last Friday.

95% of COVID-19 vaccine first doses have been used in North Carolina

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has expanded its vaccine data dashboard to provide information about vaccine doses promised to and received by the state.

Small number of NC vaccine doses thrown out, official says

North Carolina is seeing a small amount of coronavirus vaccines wasted. Mandy Cohen is the state's top public health official.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .