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US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they're confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are expected to be approved in the not-too-distant future.

Cape Fear Fair and Expo returning next month after being cancelled in 2020

The 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo returns on October 29th and runs through November 7th at the Wilmington International Airport. 

Parents react to Pfizer announcing vaccine is safe for kids 5 to 11

Pfizer BioNTech announced their vaccine is safe for kids aged 5 to 11 on Monday. The data has not been published or peer-reviewed and Pfizer plans to submit it to the FDA for emergency use authorization soon. 

UNCW implements three-strikes policy for unvaccinated students, staff, faculty

The University of North Carolina Wilmington is implementing a policy for unvaccinated students, staff, and faculty.

US reaches 40 million recorded Covid-19 cases — with 4 million counted in the last 4 weeks

The US has now tallied more than 40 million Covid-19 cases across the pandemic, with more than 4 million of them reported in the last four weeks alone.

Three doses of Covid-19 vaccine are likely needed for full protection, Fauci says

With the latest Covid-19 surge upending American life yet again, an official rollout of booster doses could begin within weeks, pending FDA authorization.

6,800 students in quarantine across Horry County Schools

As of Monday, there are 6,800 students — about 15% of the students in the district — in quarantine across the district, according to the dashboard.

Last day for North Carolinians to get $100 gift card with COVID-19 vaccine

Tuesday is the last day North Carolinians can receive $100 by rolling up their sleeves and getting their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. 

UNCW hosts pop-up vaccine event, sees slow turnout

With increasing COVID numbers at UNCW and around the Cape Fear, the university held a pop-up vaccine clinic today, with disappointing results. 

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US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they're confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are expected to be approved in the not-too-distant future.