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New NC bill could keep families from suing nursing homes during pandemic

A new North Carolina bill could keep frustrated families from suing nursing homes.

Over 50 new coronavirus cases confirmed at nursing home

Officials say testing has confirmed just over 50 additional cases of COVID-19 at a North Carolina nursing home with a coronavirus outbreak.

Nursing home deaths soar past 3,600 in alarming surge

More than 3,600 deaths have been linked to coronavirus outbreaks in nursing homes and long-term care facilities nationwide, an alarming rise in just the past two weeks.

Painting horse delivers Valentine’s Day cards to Wilmington nursing home

Some nursing home residents got a special treat Thursday, as they received some early Valentine's Day Cards made by a horse.

Seniors confront an unwanted late-life pest: Bullies

The unwanted were turned away from cafeteria tables. Fistfights broke out at karaoke. Dances became breeding grounds for gossip and cruelty.

Undercover video shows nurses laughing as WWII vet dies

Two nurses lost their licenses after a TV station persuaded courts to unseal a video secretly recorded by the family of a man who died in their care.

Residents in photo of flooded nursing home are ‘doing fine’

The senior citizens who appear in a now-viral photo showing them submerged in waist-deep water in a Texas assisted-living center flooded by Hurricane Harvey over the weekend have been relocated to a nearby facility and a hospital.

ONLY ON 3: Nursing home running without water

video We discovered a nursing home with no running water when a concerned family member called us and told us about problems at a facility in New Hanover County.

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NCDHHS launches app to alert people of recent exposure to COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has launched a COVID-19 Exposure Notification app called "SlowCOVIDNC."

Bladen County bridge will replace US 701 spans

A state contractor will soon begin replacing the twin U.S. 701 bridges in Bladen County.

Tropical Storm Beta stalls along Texas coast, brings floods

Tropical Storm Beta has stalled out along the Texas coast, flooding streets in Houston and Galveston hours after making landfall amid an unusually busy hurricane season.

Free rabies clinic this weekend for New Hanover County residents

The New Hanover Sheriff's Office Animal Services Unit is holding a free rabies clinic this weekend.