How is the Coronavirus impacting North Carolina? Get the latest updates on safety guidelines, closings, resources, and more three times a week. This podcast comes from WRAL News, the NBC affiliate in Raleigh N.C. Find the very the latest from our daily newsletter at https://wral.com/coronavirus
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/26/20
In this episode: President Trump downplays North Carolina’s need for testing at a campaign event in Robeson County and researchers at Duke University Medical Center are looking at a novel approach to protecting people from the coronavirus.
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/23/20
In this episode: Increased hospitalizations connected to the virus are putting a strain on hospital resources; Covid may spread more easily than we initially thought; One church event is now tied to two deaths as health officials try to stem the spread; Wake elementary kids will have to follow new rules as they hop on the bus to school next week; and how the virus has impacted high school athletes.
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/21/20
In this episode: State health officials send warnings to “counties of concern” and we get a front-line perspective of what increasing numbers of Covid cases mean for a hospital.
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/19/20
In this episode: Numbers in North Carolina aren’t looking good especially as the cold forces people indoors; Sen. Kamala Harris reschedules her campaign stop in NC after a Covid scare; Wake Schools are testing their in-person screening procedures for students; and lastly, some students in Nash and Johnston counties are back in school with a little fanfare.
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/16/20
In this episode: NC sees its highest one-day total of new coronavirus cases; as flu season bears down, hospital nurses remind everyone to stay vigilant with Covid precautions; and six Sanford firefighters test positive.
Coronavirus NC News Brief, 10/14/20
In this episode: State Health Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen urges vigilance as the holiday season approaches; David Crabtree talks with White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on social distancing at campaign events; and local nonprofits receive much-needed financial support.
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Thank you for the information. Currently out of state and this podcast has been essential to keep me up to date with virus effects at home.
High on info, low for anxiety-causing
Great, brief update that encapsulates the day’s most impt COVID news. Great for those who are anxious listening to too much coronavirus.
A voice of calm
Host delivers no hype, factual, need to know info and how to get and give help in NC. The calming influence we need.