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State of Emergency Declared in New Hanover County, Video Update on Preparedness Plans

Posted August 3, 2020 at 1:18 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has declared a State of Emergency effective today, August 3, at noon in advance of Tropical Storm Isaias. “A state of emergency … Read More »

New Hanover County Prepares for Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 2, 2020 at 5:00 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

Modified operating hours and closures for the county, Emergency Public Information Hotline and upcoming State of Emergency   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is currently under a Hurricane … Read More »

New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin Monday evening into Tuesday morning for our area. … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: 5 more deaths this week, hurricane preparations underway

Posted August 1, 2020 at 11:20 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of five deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week, and continue to monitor 10 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »

New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 am     Category: Emergency News

(Originally Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm) New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: Three more deaths, slight decrease in percent of positive tests

Posted July 24, 2020 at 4:53 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of three deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week and are monitoring 13 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: Additional deaths, hospitalizations & outbreaks reported

Posted July 17, 2020 at 4:56 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of an additional three deaths of county residents from COVID-19 over the past two days and are monitoring … Read More »

Health officials announce 9th death from COVID-19 in New Hanover County

Posted July 13, 2020 at 3:25 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Public Health officials were notified today of the ninth death of a New Hanover County resident from COVID-19. The individual who passed away was in … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 data shows more outbreaks, announces eighth resident death

Posted July 10, 2020 at 5:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials will begin providing a weekly report compiling data* from across local and state sources to better share the picture of … Read More »

New Hanover officials: “We can’t afford a July Fourth bump in COVID-19 infections”

Posted July 2, 2020 at 4:16 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Health officials are urging residents to follow safety measures of wearing a face covering when out in public, maintaining six feet of distance from others … Read More »

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