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Wilmington firefighters help vaccinate homebound residents and seniors

Members of the Wilmington Fire Department have taken on the task of administering COVID-19 vaccines in the city, thanks to a partnership with the New Hanover County Health Department, emergency services, and the county fire department.

Wilmington firefighters help vaccinate homebound residents and seniors

Members of the Wilmington Fire Department have taken on the task of administering COVID-19 vaccines in the city, thanks to a partnership with the New Hanover County Health Department, emergency services, and the county fire department.

Elderly wait outdoors for hours to get vaccinated

Vaccinations are underway for those 75 year and older. But although the shot takes five minutes, the wait could be much longer.

Progressing to Phase 1-B and how soon you will be able to get your vaccine

North Carolina revamped their vaccine distribution guidelines to fall in line with the new direction from the CDC last week.

Dentists frustrated after excluded from phase one of vaccine distribution

Phase one of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution is well underway, but not everyone is getting their shot.

NC sees mild start to flu season amid COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 numbers are rising, but health experts say numbers for the flu are very mild so far this season.

New Hanover County sees more people getting tested for COVID-19

With the holiday season in full swing, New Hanover County is seeing more people get tested for COVID-19.

Annual mammograms can detect breast cancer and save lives

After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women in the United States according to the Mayo Clinic.

New Hanover Co. health officials confirm 9th death due to COVID-19

Public health officials say the ninth New Hanover County resident has died from COVID-19.

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Rabid bobcat attack in Burgaw

WWAY will have much more on this story in an exclusive interview later tonight.