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COVID-19 Update: Case Count at 68 with 40 Recovered, More Items Accepted at Donations Site, Resources for Diverse Populations, Planning Items Postponed

Posted April 17, 2020 at 5:44 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As of April 17, 2020, there have been 68 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, and of those there are 40 people who … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Ways to Help, Stay at Home Order Extended, Requirements for Essential Retail, Soil & Water Conservation District Reinstates Rain Barrel Sales 

Posted April 14, 2020 at 4:55 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As of April 14, there have been 62 total lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, and of those there are 29 people still … Read More »

County-wide Stay At Home Order remains in effect until April 29, with some restrictions lifted

Posted April 13, 2020 at 12:41 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman, in collaboration with the mayors of the City of Wilmington and the towns of Carolina Beach, … Read More »

First death from COVID-19 reported in New Hanover County

Posted April 12, 2020 at 2:38 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials learned today of the first confirmed death in New Hanover County from COVID-19. The individual was a New Hanover … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Updates to Local Order to come Monday, Notification of New COVID-19 Cases Daily on Website

Posted April 10, 2020 at 5:35 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman, in collaboration with local mayors, will make final decisions and announce possible extensions or modifications to the … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Overall Case Count at 54, Homemade Mask Donations Accepted, Drive-In Church Services, Mental Health Resources, Executive Orders Impact Retail Establishments and Long Term Care Facilities

Posted April 9, 2020 at 6:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials are investigating one additional positive case of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total count of confirmed cases to 54. Of the … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Overall Case Count at 53 with 32 people recovered, Additional demographics, Residents reminded to stay home over holiday weekend, Essential Retail Information

Posted April 8, 2020 at 5:22 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials are investigating one additional positive case of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total overall case count to 53. The new … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Overall Case Count at 52, Predictive Modeling, Childcare Financial Support, County Offices Closed Friday, ShareCapeFear.org, Parks Reminder to Social Distance

Posted April 7, 2020 at 5:24 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials are investigating an additional positive case of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total overall case count to 52. The new case … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Overall Case Count at 51 with 20 people recovered, face masks and fabric businesses, homeless sheltering plan, and updates to local operations

Posted April 6, 2020 at 5:55 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic HealthTax

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials are investigating four additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total overall case count to 51. Of these 51 … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Case Count at 47, Coronavirus Call Center Hours of Operation, PPE Donation Site Reopens Monday

Posted April 5, 2020 at 5:59 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials are investigating an additional three positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total positive case count to 47. Of these three new … Read More »

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