Straining to handle record numbers of COVID-19 patients, hundreds of the nation’s intensive care units are running out of space and supplies and competing to hire temporary traveling nurses at soaring rates.
The North Carolina Department of Human and Health Services is reporting the first identification of the coronavirus variant in a NC resident. The variant called B.1.1.7, which was first detected in the United Kingdom in December, was identified in a sample from an adult in Mecklenburg County.
Being helpful in these unprecedented times is what it’s all about for The Pointe 14 theater in Wilmington. They have allowed the New Hanover Regional Medical Center to set up a vaccination sight at their location on S.17th St.
A 10-foot jumper by senior guard Ryan Allen with 15.9 seconds left lifted Delaware to a 67-62 victory over UNCW, salvaging a split of the Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball series on Sunday afternoon in Trask Coliseum.
UNCW used a 13-2 run over the final four minutes of the game to post the first Colonial Athletic Association victory of the Takayo Siddle Era, 77-70, over Delaware’s Blue Hens in a Saturday men’s basketball matinee at Trask Coliseum.
PFAS, including GenX which was discovered in the Cape Fear River in 2017, are man-made chemicals produced by Dupont/Chemours and used for the manufacture of nonstick coatings, fire suppression foams, and for many other purposes in industrial processes and commercial products. They’re also known as “
New Hanover County Fire Rescue is one of 250 fire departments from across the country selected to take part in the second phase of the National Fire Protection Association’s pilot program to build a digital community risk assessment tool.