Flights continue to be canceled as airlines grapple with staffing problems related to the pandemic. Thousands of flights have been affected and the end of the disruptions is not in sight. As airlines continue to try to accommodate stranded passengers, the Better Business Bureau serving eastern North Carolina (BBB) provides guidance on seeking compensation and refunds for cancellations.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first pediatric flu-related death for the 2023-2024 flu season. A child in the western part of the state recently died from complications associated with influenza infection. To protect the family’s privacy, additional information will not be released.