After months of careful tracking of COVID-19 metrics, Wake County government will lift its mask mandate, which has been joined by the city of Raleigh and the cities of Garner, Knightdale, Rolesville and Zebulon. These mandates will be removed as of 5 p.m. on Friday, February 25. Morrisville city leaders are currently consulting with their board of directors about withdrawing his mandate as well. The cities of Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs, Wake Forest, and Wendell no longer had mask mandates in place.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services encourages North Carolinians to seek mental health support through the 24/7 Hope4NC Helpline (1-855-587-3463). of the week by call, text or chat.
NCDHHS Updates StrongSchoolsNC Toolkit to Focus on Most Effective Strategies to Keep Students in the Classroom; Recommends that students be excluded from school only when they are sick or test positive for COVID-19
Governor Roy Cooper today announced a policy extension allowing state employees to use volunteer days to help combat staffing shortages in K-12 school districts across the state due to COVID-19. The extension, through April 15, provides an additional 24 hours of Community Service Leave for state employees with supervisor approval to work in North Carolina schools as substitute teachers, bus drivers, cafeteria staff and others. necessary functions, in addition to the standard 24 hours of voluntary leave provided annually.
Raleigh Feb 8, 2022
With tax season quickly approaching, North Carolina families are encouraged to file their federal income taxes to ensure they access their full, expanded Child Tax Credit, as well as other federal benefits. Many families received about...
"Science regained importance in our lives in the wake of the pandemic, and it also brought us a sense of hope that things will soon get better," the 3M company mentions in its annual report. A new year has begun, the world continues to fight against the Covid 19 pandemic and as a result of this all people have turned to see the importance of science for development, not only in health matters but to achieve a sustainable life.
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Are you looking for a COVID-19 vaccine for a person who is at home due to mobility problems? You can call the home immunization hotline at 1-866-303-0026, or fill out a registration form .
At Christmas all politicians can take whatever measures they want, since they are for after the holidays, it doesn't matter. The world may fall apart, but now we are celebrating, so… why bother to protest?
The problem is that "the after" has already arrived, the holidays are over and now it's time to return to normalcy, remove the Christmas tree, the champagne, go on a diet and do the math.
North Carolina Theatre, the region’s premiere nonprofit professional regional theatre has made the difficult decision to postpone its production of Sister Act, scheduled for February 8-13, 2022, at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. The production will be postponed out of an abundance of caution and for safety reasons due to the current state of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis.
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.