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All aboard! Amtrak announces goal to bring trains to Wilmington

Planes, trains, and automobiles. Wilmington used to have access to all three. And after a recent Amtrak proposal, it might again.

Flights halted at North Carolina airport after drone sighted

A drone disrupted flights from a North Carolina airport, prompting an investigation from the Federal Aviation Administration and local law enforcement.

Touchless payment system pilot being tested in North Carolina

North Carolina residents who have an NC Quick Pass have the opportunity to participate in a pilot program testing a touchless payment system.

Wave Transit driver tests positive for COVID-19

Wave Transit confirms that one of its Dial-A-Ride drivers has tested positive for COVID-19.

WAVE Transit announces transportation assistance to COVID-19 vaccination sites

Wave Transit will begin providing free next-day transportation to designated vaccination distribution sites for community members with vaccination appointments effective Monday, January 25, 2021. 

North Carolina to help fund transit rides to and from COVID-19 vaccine sites

The NCDOT and the NCDHHS announced on Thursday that millions in Coronavirus Relief Funding is being distributed to local transit agencies across the state to help pay for rides for people who need transportation assistance to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Amtrak cancels trains in Virginia ahead of inauguration

All Northeast Regional Amtrak trains south of Washington D.C will be canceled Tuesday and Wednesday amid heightened security concerns following the attack on the U.S. Capitol.

NHCS transportation plans for students under Plan A

The New Hanover County Schools Transportation Department has announced that transportation services for elementary school students attending school under Plan A beginning Tuesday, January 19, 2021, have changed.

Much NC highway construction halted to ease holiday traffic

North Carolina transportation officials say they’re temporarily halting much construction work along interstates and other major routes to ease congestion for holiday travelers.

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New Hanover County School Board votes unanimously to rename Laney High Stadium

The New Hanover County School Board voted unanimously to remove Dr. Rick Holliday's name from the E.A. Laney High School's football stadium.

NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy.