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NCDHHS announces Medicaid healthy opportunities pilots

Community Care of the Lower Cape Fear has been selected to serve Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Onslow, and Pender counties in this endeavor.

Slight drop today in COVID-19 cases after record-shattering days

On Saturday, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 2,102 new cases. The drop in cases followed two days where North Carolina shattered its record for the highest single-increase of COVID-19 cases.

Opioid overdose deaths drop for first time in 5 years

For the first time in five years, the number of overdose deaths has dropped, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and one local organization is appreciative. 

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New Hanover County inspector provides insight into Miami building collapse

A deadly apartment building collapse in Florida has many asking what caused the tragedy, and a local building inspector is offering some perspective.

Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

Wilmington Police and emergency personnel responded to multiple calls of a traffic accident in the area of the Martin Luther King Parkway and the Isabel Holmes Bridge Thursday night.

One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.