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An Ice Storm Warning is in effect for New Hanover County.

County offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, January 21, and Saturday, January 22, as the forecast calls for freezing rain, hazardous road conditions & potential power outages.

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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 »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to consider revised rule prohibiting e-cigarettes, opens public comment

Posted July 28, 2020 at 4:19 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that, at its meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 8 a.m., the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will … 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 »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to meet by teleconference July 21

Posted July 10, 2020 at 6:18 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at 8 a.m., will be … 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 »

Health officials announce two more deaths from COVID-19 in New Hanover County

Posted July 1, 2020 at 6:25 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Public Health officials were notified today of two additional deaths from COVID-19 in New Hanover County, bringing the total number of deaths of New Hanover … Read More »

COVID-19 positives in New Hanover County surpass 1,000

Posted June 30, 2020 at 5:12 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health is reporting 1,018 total positive cases of COVID-19 as of 4 p.m. today, June 30. This is a cumulative number … Read More »

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